Digital Video 5.00

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.AVI
Standard video format for Microsoft PCs 5.00
.MOV
Uses the Quicktime player for video playback, standard video format for Apple computers 5.00
.MPEG-2
Format used for DVDs 5.00
.MPEG-4
Format used for Blu-Ray Discs (better quality than MPEG-2), standard for streaming videos over the Internet 5.00
.WMV
Uses the Windows Media Player for video playback, Microsoft file format used for streaming on the Internet 5.00
Codec
Usually a small piece of computer code that encodes and compresses streams of data for storage or they decompress for playback or even editing 5.00
Export
To convert a file into another format than the one it is currently in, once the file is exported to the desired format (specified in its file name suffix), it can be opened and worked on by an application that recognizes and uses this format 5.00