How to Get the Xvid
, 3ivX or DivX codec
of the video
tutorials we show here use an MPEG-4 codec such as Xvid, 3ivX or DivX.
you haven't installed the codec on your computer you won't be able to
view the video part of the clips. (the audio may come through if it's
mp3 or something else you already have loaded). Download and install
the codec, it's
One main resources for Xvid/DivX related tools and a set of
alternatives for various popular movie players can be found here:
Download the Xvid Codec here:
There is a list of places where you can find the executable installers.
We recommend these, choose one and go for it:
The following site has a
list of several sites offering
the binary installer:
The page from Koepi.org
mentioned earlier is one of them,
This page has several links for DIV3/DIV4/DIVX and XVID codecs amongst
Want to learn more about Xvid? This is
the Xvid home:
Download the 3ivX Codec here:
An alternate, compatible MPEG-4 codec is available at 3ivX.com:
the binary, run
it through your anti-virus if you must, and run it to install the
codec. Thereafter you can view the videos which use the Mpeg4 codec.
|If you don't know
what codec in your AVI: Wondering what video or audio codec it uses?
you've got to try this great little utility: Gspot by Steve G. at