Audio/Video Interleaved Format
 Also known as
 File extension(s)
 Format registry information
 Significant characteristics
 Preservation action plan
See video preservation plan
 Preservation issues
- AVI is a wrapper format that wraps video, audio, and other bitstreams Audio is often stored as Waveform Audio.
- AVI is openly documented but is a proprietary format owned jointly by Microsoft and IBM.
- Florida Digital Archive has "high confidence" in its ability to preserve AVI files consisting of uncompressed, motion JPEGs. See FDA Recommended Data File Formats.
 Conversion test results
 More information
- Library of Congress Sustainability of Digital File Formats: Audio Video Interleaved
- Action Plan for FCLA Supported Video/Audio Stream Formats, Florida Digital Archive