SWF Files for Video and Audio Streams

This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on SWF files for video and audio streams. Topics include SWF file structure for video and/or audio streams; installing FFmpeg to manipulate video/audio streams; 'ffprobe' to view video/audio stream properties; 'ffplay' to play stream SWF files; 'ffmpeg' to convert other stream format to SWF, break long streams into parts, concatenate short streams, split/merge streams, reduce resolution and frame rate.

Video and Audio Stream SWF File Structure

Installing FFmpeg to Manipulate Video SWF Files

Playing Movie with FFmpeg "ffplay" Command

See File Properties with FFmpeg "ffprobe" Command

Convert File Format with "ffmpeg" Command

Issue with "ffplay" on SWF Output File

"ffplay" Interactive Commands

Break Long Video into Parts with "ffmpeg"

Concatenate Video Files with "ffmpeg"

Video/Audio Stream Concatenation Order

Split Audio Stream Out of SWF File

Split Video Stream Out of SWF File

Merge Video and Audio Streams to SWF File

Reduce Video Stream Resolution

Reduce Video Frame Rate

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Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of Adobe Flash

 Adobe Flash Player Plugin for Firefox

 Adobe Flash Player Plugin for Chrome

 Adobe Flash Player Plugin for Safari

 Adobe Flash Player ActiveX for IE

 Using "object" Elements for Flash Files

 Using "embed" Elements for Flash Files

 "mp3player" - MP3 Music Player

 SWFObject - Hidding "object" behind JavaScript

 Flash Player Projector

 SWFTools - SWF File Manipulation Tools

 SWFC Script to Generate Flash SWF Files

 ActionScript Embedded in SWFC Script

 AS3Compile - ActionScript 3 Compiler

 Adobe Flex SDK 4

 SWF File Structure and Tags

 SWF File Processing Rules

SWF Files for Video and Audio Streams

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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