When it comes to web technologies, Flash SWF and HTML5 WebM are things you need to know. Below are some basic information about Flash SWF and Html5 WebM:
SWF, short for Shockwave Flash, is an Adobe Flash file format used for multimedia, vector graphics and ActionScript. The format was created to be small enough, now becomes the dominant format for displaying “animated” vector graphics on the Web.
WebM is an audio-video format designed to provide royalty-free, open video compression for use with HTML5 video. A WebM file consists of VP8 video and Vorbis audio streams, in a container based on a profile of Matroska. Native WebM support by Mozilla Firefox, Opera, and Google Chrome. Internet Explorer 9 requires third-party WebM software.
Sometimes, you may need to convert Flash SWF to WebM video for viewing directly on Internet Explorer, Firefox, Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Opera, etc. This article will share a working way to do it, AST SWF to HTML5 Converter. This SWF to WebM Converter lets you convert both online and loca flash .swf file to Html5 WebM video. Its built-in video editing features allows you to personalize the video with ease.
Step 1: Free download the latest version of AST SWF to HTML5 Converter from its official site. Install and launch it.
Step 2: Click the “Open Local File” button to add local SWF file from computer. Or you can import online SWF file by clicking the “Download from Web”.
Step 3: Here select the “WebM” as the output format to convert SWF to WebM. You can adjust the output video resolution, frame rate, etc.
Step 4: Click on the “Start” button to start converting flash .swf file to WebM video format. After conversion, you can view video on major browsers.
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