If you have a video file, such as an
MP4 file that you want to display as a
SWF on the Web, simply encode (or compress) the video file into an
FLV. With Flash CS4, you use the Adobe Media Encoder to do this. It can be accessed directly or through Flash's import video function. If you are using an earlier version of Flash, encoding is still possible, and the process is similar.
Make sure that you have a video file that is compatible with the Adobe Media Encoder. If you do not have a file to use, by all means, use the
short.mov file in theChapter 4 folder. This file is a clip of the full length
summer.mp4 file from www.archive.org that is listed on that website as being in the Public Domain. ...