Play Downloaded Flash Videos

Wade Smart wade at
Sun Aug 12 23:45:32 UTC 2007

08122007 1844 GMT-6 DST

I installed VLC but its only playing the audio. The file is a flv. Its 
not seeing the video. Does VLC need some codec?


Scott (angrykeyboarder) wrote:
> Wade Smart spake thusly:
>> 08102007 2157 GMT-6 DST
>> My wife just started the new semester of college and they have her
>> downloading Flash video to watch for class. I can play flash video if
>> its streaming but I cant find anything that will play a downloaded flash
>> video. I tried to change them to wmv via ffmpeg but received errors
>> saying unknown format even though its supported.
> VLC plays them. And xine-based app (Totem-xine, Kaffeine, Gxine and Xine
> itself) does as well.

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