What are FLI files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a FLI 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 FLI file?
FLI files have multiple uses, and Autodesk Animator is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
These FLI files contain the animations created in Autodesk Animator, a software designed to create 3D animations. You can create and save worlds for maps, render high-quality architectural visualizations, model interiors and objects, and animations with life-like features.
How to open FLI files
Important: Different programs may use files with the FLI file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your FLI file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different FLI openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: March 10, 2023
All known file formats using extension .FLI
While Autodesk Animator is a popular type of FLI-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .FLI file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
Flexible Line Interpretation bitmap
These FLI files contain the images used on the Commodore 64, a popular home computer that was released in 1982. These files are accessed by computers that use a VIC graphics chip. You can use hacks to transcend the limitations of the images' standard graphics modes.
FLIC FLI Video
We know that one FLI format is FLIC FLI Video. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
FLI opener for Windows
We have identified one FLI opener that is compatible with this specific type of FLI file.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of FLI files. Remember, different programs may use FLI files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|Shark007 Advanced Codecs||Verified|
|AVS Media Player||User submitted|
|Total Video Converter||User submitted|
|QuickTime Alternative||User submitted|
|E.M. Total Video Player||User submitted|
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