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Flex: High Definition MP4 with Flex VideoDisplay

August 21st, 2009 No comments

HD Firstly I just like to say it’s not really true “High Definition” but rather “Higher Definition”. However if you are are looking to improve playback via the Flex VideoDisplay component then make sure you encode your mp4 (which is in fact not really an mp4) using the H264 codec, sometimes referred to as AVC or AVC1. It’s not really a big issue as there are plenty of free H264 encoders around, like

You ‘ll soon know if the mp4 is encoded correctly as you’ll probably get a black square box with no video and only audio if the mp4 is not compatible.