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abcAVI Tag Editor

Download abcAVI Tag Editor, a software allows you to add, browse and change tags for AVI files, as well as change the FourCC code, frame rate and frame size of the AVI file
Language: English
Ease of use: Not Rated
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OS Support: Windows 95 Windows 98 Windows Me Windows 2000 Windows XP
License: Freeware
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abcAVI Tag Editor is compact utility for adding, browsing and changing textual information (tags) inside AVI files.

abcAVI is able to connect to Internet Movie Database and fills the tags with the information had queried. abcAVI has export function with editable report templates. You may export information on your AVI files in Excel, HTML, XML, Windows Media Player playlist etc.

abcAVI shows not only information tags but all the technical details in tree style and in short form including codecs names, exact bitrates, quality of compression and so on. It recognizes more than 770 FourCC and TwoCC codes (shows complete names of audio/video codecs used).

And at last it has InfoTips Shell Extension. It means when you place mouse cursor over the AVI file name, the "yellow note" with all the technical and textual information popups.

Sub Editions:

This software has the following sub editions:

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OS Compatibility:

Windows 95/Windows 98/Windows Me/Windows 2000/Windows XP

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Read Article: Adding Tags to AVI files   Adding Tags to AVI files

Description: Find out how to add AVI tags to your AVI file, so they will be displayed when played back in Windows Media Player or other compatible tools

Read Article: Adding Tags to AVI files - Swedish   Adding Tags to AVI files - Swedish

Description: Find out how to add AVI tags to your AVI file, so they will be displayed when played back in Windows Media Player or other compatible tools

Revision History:

  • Release Date: Apr 11, 2005
  • (*) The creation of messages for IMDb was improved to avoid spam filters.
  • (*) Query sending was optimized - now abcAVI sends only one message with the cumulative query instead of multiple messages (one per query).
  • (+) New options were added to Internet connection settings
    • Server timeout
    • Delete "orphan messages" from IMDb
    • Clear the report at the connection centre automatically
  • (+) The authentication "POP before SMTP" was introduced
  • (+) The authentication SMTP (RFC 2554) was added
  • (+) New export templates was added:
    • The Core Media Player play list (NPL)Player
    • Export technicals to Excel (DIF)
  • (+) Added 70 new video FourCC descriptions (thanks to and
  • (+) Added 20 new audio TwoCC descriptions (thanks to and
  • (*) Defined more exactly 1 video FourCC and 18 audio TwoCC descriptions (thanks to
  • (*) Codecs definitions were moved from language.ini into separate file codec.ini. It make sure that there is no out of date codec definition. Otherwise qualified codec definition was overlaped by it's old translation from current language ini (when abcAVI work with other then English interface).
  • (*) The algorithm of file analysis in abcAVI.dll was improved. The files with *.avi extension but truly not AVI files are processed much more faster now.
  • (*) abcAVI writes only one instance of its signature into JUNK section of AVI file. Earlier versions wrote their signature repeating every 256 byte.
  • (-) Some inaccuracy in the tag comparison table and the description of INFO tags were corrected (information at the abcavi site).
  • (-) AVI files with several video streams were displayed incorrectly (DivX files with built-in subtitles, for example). Now abcAVI shows the information on the first stream not the last.
  • (-) Bug in abcAVI.dll was fixed - renaming of AVI files in Explorer resulted in long delays when abcAVI Info Tips had been installed.
  • (-) Layout of Russian help and manual was fixed - some cirylic characters were replaced by black squares.

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