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Convert FLV to MP4

How to Convert FLV (Flash Video) Files to MP4 Format

Flash Video files accompany the extension (.flv) and find their religious use over the internet. A bulk of video content available on the web is published with the help of FLV format. YouTube is the foremost example in this regard where you can find FLV files in abundance. Should you want to download these files to be used in your computer, they are required to be converted to a desirable video format such as MP4 (MPEG-4).

MP4, also known as MPEG-4 is the most sought after video format that is used to play millions of video files via media players on the computer devices and varied MP4 players. In order to view the FLV files, they are required to be converted to MP4. It is for this reason that the need of FLV to MP4 converter is felt as per the case may be. Highly demanded with the name of ArcSoft MediaConverter, it is there to serve very much similar purpose. Prior to moving ahead to understand the nitty-gritty of this conversion software, it would be preferable to free download the program and install it on your PC.


Step 1Select input file

Select the FLV file that you want to convert to MP4 by clicking the "Video" icon on the left panel, and add the content to the workspace.

Convert FLV to MP4

Step 2Choose the output format

Move to the right panel and select the Convert FLV to MP4 button to choose the MP4 format since it is the one in which you want to convert your FLV file, next click the Convert FLV to MP4 icon.

Convert FLV to MP4

Step 3Start to convert FLV to MP4

Next, click the "Start" button and begin the procedure to convert FLV to MP4. If you have performed the past two steps correctly then the conversion procedure will be started without any interruption, otherwise an error message regarding the concerned problem would be prompted instantly.

Convert FLV to MP4

Useful Tips:

If you want to be alerted at the completion of FLV to MP4 conversion, then you can choose from among various options including hibernation or playing of alarm intended to serve this purpose. Alternatively, you can select the shutdown option that will close the application immediately after the conversion completes successfully.

It is necessary to choose the output format in the genre of your input source. Just to cite an example, if your input file is in .jpeg format and you give your output source in .MP4 then "Conversion Failed. The output format may be invalid" message will be flashed. Hence, take care while performing such a task so to ensure FLV to MP4 conversion.

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