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I have a Sony camera. When I plug it into my Macbook Pro (Mid 2010) 13in and copy the videos into a folder they come as a .avi file and Don't play? Is there any program i can use to convert them to a different type of file or is there anything that is already installed in a Mac that I can use to play them?

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Have you tried to play the files in VLC?


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No familiar with VLC...what is it?
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VLC - it's a media player. You many want to look into installing Perian as well which should allow you to play AVI files in QuickTime.

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Can you please send me a link to a download of this please?
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VLC - it's a media player. You many want to look into installing Perian as well which should allow you to play AVI files in QuickTime.
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Can you please send me a link to a download of this please?
Hover your mouse over VLC on vansmith's post. It's a link to download the file.

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Ditto with the word "Perian" or indeed any text in a thread like this that is red rather than the normal black.
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Moved to "movies and video".

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