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Convert FLV to M4V

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Choose file to convert to .m4v

You can convert FLV file to M4V as well as to variety of other formats with free online converter.

How to convert flv to m4v?

Step 1
Upload flv-file
Select file, which you want to convert from your computer, Google Drive, Dropbox or drag and drop it on the page
Step 2
Select «to m4v»
Select m4v or any other format, which you want to convert (more 200 supported formats)
Step 3
Download your m4v file
Wait till your file will be converted and click download m4v -file

Animated Flash Video File

File extension .flv
File category video
Description This flash video format is defined by the Adobe systems. There are multiple users of the flash video format such as YouTube, Hulu, VEVO, Yahoo! and many others as well. One can access the flash video on various operating systems by enabling the Adobe Flash Player along with web browser plugin or on other third-party programs except for iOS.
Technical details FLV files use the H.263 standard under the Sorenson Spark (FourCCFLV1) codec and there are various reasons for it such as;
  • These are the first codec files which are supported by Flash Player.
  • The heavy usage throughout other versions being able to support this very codec
The audio can be recorded over the video using a microphone and Nellymoser Asao codec. By using the bitmap tile and lossy compression while taking care of the reducing color depth the screenshare is possible. But the basic difference is that the screenschare done by the 2nd way is only compatible with Flash Player 8.
Programs
Microsoft Windows Photo Gallery Viewer
VideoLAN VLC Media Player
Windows Media Player
Main program FFDShow
Developer Adobe Systems Incorporated
MIME type
video/x-flv

iTunes Video File

File extension .m4v
File category video
Description The M4V format was developed by Apple and it is much more similar to the MP4 format with a slight difference in DRM protection. If M4V format has DRM protection than the iTunes account used to process the file will have to be authenticated on the computer playing the file.
Technical details The M4V supported files have both the audio as well as the video data, the file extension M4V can be converted into the MP4 file extension in order for it to play on an unauthenticated computer because the M4V files are protected by Apple’s DRM. MP4 files do not provide with the functionality to create chapter information while M4V file does that.
Programs
Apple iTunes
VLC Media Player
Main program Apple QuickTime Player
Developer Apple
MIME type
video/x-m4v