DINFO File Type

- The quick facts

What are DINFO files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DINFO file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a DINFO file?

Files that contain the .dinfo file extension are used by the DivX Player video playback software. The DivX Player is a media player that allows users to play videos and movies on their computer.

The DINFO files that are created by this player are associated with a corresponding DDAT video file. The DINFO file contains the metadata location for the DDAT video file that the DINFO file is associated with as well as the video file's download link.

DINFO files are used to download, stream and play the actual video that is associated with the DINFO file, but does not contain any actual video data in an of itself.

How to open DINFO files

Important: Different programs may use files with the DINFO file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your DINFO file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different DINFO openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: April 23, 2013

Suggest another file format using extension DINFO

While we know of one file format using the .DINFO file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .DINFO file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of DINFO files. Remember, different programs may use DINFO files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

DivX Plus PlayerDivX Plus PlayerUser submitted
yotubeyotubeUser submitted
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