cfourcc - tool for changing FourCC in Microsoft RIFF AVI files
cfourcc [-i] <file.avi>
cfourcc -u <CODE> <file.avi>
- Show summary of options.
- -d CODE
- Sets FOURCC codec decription string.
- Force changing FOURCC on unsupported file
- Display FOURCC information (default).
- -u CODE
- Set FOURCC codec.
Program identifies the codec used in AVI files (*.avi) and allows the user to
change the FourCC description code (like fourcc-changer in Windows). Useful
for people working with Microsoft AVI file. A Linux clone of AviC fourcc
Note that you only need to change the -u
codec field most of the time and
not touch the -d
cfourcc -u DIVX -d DIVX file.avi
cfourcc was written by Mohammad Hafiz bin Ismail aka "mypapit"
This manual page was written by Jarno Elonen <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for the
Debian project (but may be used by others). Updated by Jari Aalto
<email@example.com>. Released under license GNU GPL v2 or (at your
option) any later version. For more information about license, visit