With the advent of the Youtube .flv video format it has become one of the most popular media formats on the Web. Over time, the use of this format will become wider and wider especially for those who want to publish / share their videos directly from the web. In fact, the FLV format is today the most suitable for Web movies mainly for 2 reasons:
1) allows compression levels, resolutions and fully customizable quality
2) greater accessibility (Flash is present on all PCs, and although should not be present just a few seconds to install)
Xilisoft FLV Converter and ‘easy to use program that allows you to convert video to FLV format: allows the conversion from MPEG to FLV, AVI to FLV, WMV to FLV etc. It also supports formats such as MOV, RM, RMVB, DivX, ASF, VOB, 3GP, APE to convert .flv format or .SWF
Following the simple steps needed to achieve the desired conversion:
First, download Xilisoft FLV Converter from site
Launch the program
Putting files add video or audio files you want to convert by clicking “add” button in the main window
If you want to convert RM / RA files to FLV and SWF, you will need to add files through the “add Directshow files option.” present in the “File” menu. This way you will have a better quality of the converted file.
Preview Click the icon to play back and preview the video to convert. During playback buttons are available
Selection of the output file profile: Go to the “Profile” section to choose the format you want for the video / audio output (FLV or SWF) as shown in the screenshot below
The program already contains all encoder and video / audio codec, so there is no need to install anything.
The program also supports multithreading and batch conversion: you can select all files you want to convert the program will automatically queue all conversions to be made.
Advanced settings. After selecting the output format, the right pane will show the features of the converted file. Clicking on some settings you can change parameters or leave the default ones.
Hint: The program supports the conversion of even a segment of the video. You can convert any clip or segment by setting the start point and duration. For example, if you want to copy a clip from 0:02:00 to 0:03:20 click “Start” to set the date and start time of 00:02:00 and click “Duration” to specify the 0:01 length: 20.
For a better synchronization is possible to decrease the bit rate. You can also try to solve it by adjusting the frame rate.
Select the output folder by clicking “Browse …”.
Start the conversion: press the “Encode” button. Note: The default setting is each selected item. If you want to convert only certain item (s), select it and then click “Encode”: Xilisoft FLV Converter will convert them one by one. You’ll see the info “completed” in the status column after a successful conversion.
Now your files are converted to FLV and SWF ready to be added to Youtube or to be inserted in your site.