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“My site host doesn’t allow FLV files, it only allows SWF files. I’m able to convert MOV to FLV using QuickTime Pro, but How to Convert FLV to SWF, does anyone knows how to convert FLV videos to SWF format?”

Well, with Enolsoft Video Converter and this step-by-step guide, it’s super easy to convert FLV videos to SWF format, makes it much easier to insert favorite FLV videos to your website. Before the easy step-by-step guide, let’s first get some general ideas on what is FLV and what is SWF.

 FLVWhat is FLV?

Flash Video (FLV) is a container file format used to deliver video over the Internet using Adobe Flash Player versions 6-11. Flash Video content may also be embedded within SWF files. There are two different video file formats known as Flash Video: FLV and F4V. The audio and video data within FLV files are encoded in the same manner as they are within SWF files. The latter F4V file format is based on the ISO base media file format and is starting with Flash Player 9 update 3.  Both formats are supported in Adobe Flash Player and currently developed by Adobe Systems. FLV was originally developed by Macromedia.


What is SWF?

SWF is an Adobe Flash file format used for multimedia, vector graphics and ActionScript. Originating with FutureWave Software, then transferred to Macromedia, and then coming under the control of Adobe, SWF files can contain animations or applets of varying degrees of interactivity and function. Currently, SWF is the dominant format for displaying “animated” vector graphics on the Web. It may also be used for programs, commonly browser games, using ActionScript.

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Easiest way to convert FLV to SWF format:

  1. Download Enolsoft Video Converter from its official website and go through an easy installation process.
  2. Run it and click “Add Files” button to load in FLV videos.
  3. Click the “Output Format” column to and go to “General Video” to select “SWF” as output format.
  4. Simple hit the “Start” button to start FLV to SWF video conversion.

Customize Output Video and Audio Settings:

Customize the SWF output video and audio settings like resolution, bitrate, channel, codec, Sample Rate etc. by click the gear-like icon. But please notice that, larger bitrate, larger output file size, and vice versa.

Edit Videos Before FLV to SWF Video Conversion:

You are able to make your videos very personalized with Enolsoft Video Converter built-in video editings tools such as:

Trim: Set the duration for your FLV videos before converting to SWF files.
Crop: Set the position & size of crop area to remove black bars.
Watermark: Add text watermark or image watermark on your resulting SWF videos.
Effect: Set contrast and brightness or apply special effects to personalize your resulting SWF videos.


Other Small Tips of Using Enolsoft Video Converter:

  • Take a snapshot of your favorite pictures and save them as JPEG files by click the camera-like icon.
  • Specify an output path for the converted videos by click the “Destination” column.
  • Merge several videos and output to one single file by click the “Merge” icon.

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