How to edit AVI file properties

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How to edit AVI file properties
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The properties of an AVI file contain information like the title of a video, the subject, a brief description, the name of the original artist and more. If you have a lot of these files on your computer, you can use this information to sort through them. You don't need any third-party utilities to edit their file properties--this can be done natively within your operating system using Windows Explorer.

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  1. 1

    Right-click the AVI file.

  2. 2

    Click "Properties."

  3. 3

    Click the "Summary" tab in the "Properties" window.

  4. 4

    Click inside a field you would like to edit. For example, if you want to change the title of the AVI file in these properties, click inside "Title" and type the appropriate information.

  5. 5

    Click "OK" to save your AVI file properties edits.

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