Convert AVI video for playing on DVD player with embed subtitles

If you want to convert avi files for playing on DVD player with embed subtitles, read this article below to learn how.

I am an executive in the transport industry in Hong Kong and in this paragraph, I will share my experience for the way adding subtitles for watching an old American TV series called "The practice" with English nor Chinese subtitle which is available for sell in Hong Kong.

Here is my situation:

I have a source file with .avi suffix and some subtitle files is "ass" as said above, and I want to add subtitles file in "ass" format to a video file in "avi" to create a new file so that it can be played by a DVD player instead of by a personal computer. So I'm looking for a converter that will convert my avi file into other formats e.g. rvmb, mp4, WMV etc. which canbe played in my DVD player for viewing in a television.

With tring a few brands and downloading quite a few trial versions of similar softwares (I remembered one of them is call "b total video convertor" something like that). But at last I find Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate (Learn why choose it)  is most user friendly, professional and the outlook of it is smart. The Mac version is iMedia Converter for Mac.

I am satisfied of the product, and I'm grantly appreciated with its fast speed and outstanding output video quality, even if I would like it to be able to add several audio stream (as my friend is french and it could permit me to add english and french) and also several languages for the subtiles (same here). The following guide will show you detailed steps to convert/copy my avi movies for watching with embed subtitles.
1. Import avi source.

Click "Add video" button to import the avi files. After few second, it will be imported successfully and you can preview the whole movie in the preview window.

For BD/DVD videos, force subtitle can be checked for output so as to help you to read the unknown language and fully enjoy the blu-ray/dvd movies.

2. Choose output format.

Now go to "Format" menu to select output format there. A variety of options are listed, and choose the one you desired like rvmb, mp4, WMV format. For example, you can select "Common Video > H.264 Video(*.mp4)".


By the way, if you want, you can adjust output video and audio parameters according to your own needs. You can change bitrate, frame rate, channels, etc. Click "Settings" button to set output profiles.

3. Add subtitles

In order to get customized videos, you can add subtitles to your own videos.

Find "Edit" icon and then click it, you will find video editor. There you can Trim, Crop, Add watermark and Effect. Above all, Subtitle can be added here. 


For creating customized subtitle, you can count on free software for subtitle editing: Subtitle Edit. Go to write the subtitle content there and it will be saved as SRT files, which is supported by Video Converter Ultimate. Then load it to the software for output videos and you will get a characteristic video.

For adding desired subtitles for certain movies, you can choose to download it on the website: Subtitle in different language can be chose there and go to download what you need. You will get a Zip files. No worry, unzip it you will get subtitle files in SRT format. Import the subtitles to the software and then convert it to the output videos. Definitely you are free to find subtitles from many other websites, like,, html, etc. Just help yourself.

4. Convert your AVI files.

Now it's time to start conversion. Click big Convert button on the interface and then you will get a conversion dialogue box to show the exact progress, like time left, estimated size, state and so on.

Note: If you are bothered about waiting for conversion to finish, you can choose to check "shut down computer after conversion". Then just let it alone, you are free to go out to do anything you like.

With it you can get your avi video played in DVD player for viewing in a television with added subtitles. Just try it now!

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