An AVI file is a very complicated format that can be encoded in various ways and your Panasonic Viera/Plasma TV just won’t be able to recognize all of them. Look at the following problems from forums:
Hi, I am putting my .avi files to my latest Panasonic Viera, but I find that the message of “Unable to playback”
“So, I seem to have a returning problem. Some of my films can easily be played (.avi files) on my Panasonic Plasma TV, but some other (also .avi files) won’t play at all. It’ll tell me that it can’t read the file, why?”
Well, it’s hard to find the right codecs and install them accordingly. So, it’s better to try out the easier and quicker way; encode them to whatever format you need in just 3 simple steps. If you are looking for a format converter, then please use Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate <Mac>. It is a good video converter, after you used it once, it will definitely become your favorite. With it, you can transcode AVI videos to Panasonic TV playable videos for nice playing. Besides, this powerful AVI video converter also can convert MP4, MKV, H.265, VIDEO_TS, MXF, MOV, VOB, MTS, FLV, even DVD, Blu-ray, ISO and more videos to Panasonic Viera/Plasma TV supported formats for smooth playback.
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How to Convert AVI to MP4 for Panasonic Viera/Plasma TV from USB?
Step 1. Input video files
Click “File > Add Video/Audio” or “Add video” button to import all your .avi video files. It supports batch conversion at one time. Click “Load file(s)” to load Blu-ray/DVD from disc drive. Alternatively, you can drag and drop your media files to import them immediately.
Step 2. Choose output format
Select “Panasonic TV (*.mp4)” from “TVS” as output format, cause MP4 is the best video format for playing on Panasonic TV accroding to its official product page. Or you can select choose “H.265 HD Video(*.mp4)” from “HD Video” for watching 4K files on Panasonic 4K Ultra HD TV.
Step 3. Start the AVI to Panasonic TV conversion
Press “Start conversion” button on the main interface of the Panasonic TV Video Converter, and the Video conversion for Panasonic Viera/Plasma TV will begin immediately. The conversion process will be finished soon. After conversion, you will find the converted files in the target folder. Then you can stream the converted movies to you Panasonic Viera/Plasma TV via USB.