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  • How to convert flash videos to be played on iPad?


The newly released iPad does look like a very well-designed and beautiful device. It may be used to search the Internet, watch movies and videos, listen to music, use art programs, read/send e-mail, read e-books, play games, keep a calendar, watch TV, use maps, or to look at and organize photos. The iPad, however, won’t run flash content at all. That means you won’t be able to watch videos from Hulu and the adobe flash is kept away from your touch. Still you could watch the flash videos downloaded from Youtube or Hulu on iPad------Pavtube FLV Converter could convert flash videos (*.flv, *.f4v) to H.264 or MPEG-4 encoded videos that are compatible with iPad. The following guide tells how to convert flash videos to play on iPad with Pavtube FLV Converter.


(Tip 1: Please click this link and you are free to download and evaluate demo version of Pavtube FLV Converter.) 


Step 1. Run Pavtube FLV Converter and load in flash videos.
First, you Install Pavtube FLV Converter and get your FLV files ready, run the app and click "Add" button to import FLV files to the app (or simply drag the source files to file list.) Double-click on it if you’d like to preview a file or take some snapshots.

Step 2. Set output format to be compatible with iPad
You will then tick the format bar and choose an appropriate format for iPad. MP4, MOV, M4V encoded with H.264 and MPEG-4 are available. Specify output format and next output path. Click on “Settings” button in case you wanna change its codec, bitrate, size, frame rate, audio channel, etc. For example, set audio codec as AAC.

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Step 3. Convert the FLV, F4V videos
When all these are done, you can click "Convert" button to start. If you’d like to put some flashes into one file, simply check the box “Merge into one file” before clicking “Convert”. After conversion finished, you may sync the converted video clips to iPad for playback.


Tip 2: The FLV to iPad Converter also features editing functions. You may select a file and click Edit to cut off black edges, trim off certain unwanted part of the videos.