FLV Compressor: How to Compress FLV Files Fast
Get some amazing FLV videos, but can't attach it in email to share with friends? Or want to upload the FLV video online but it takes hours to proceed? You're not alone. Digital videos are often too large for many email systems. And uploading a large FLV file online takes very long time to proceed if you don't have a high speed connection. Thus, reducing FLV file size is the key point if you want to share FLV videos. In this article, you'll learn how to reduce video size while keeping the original quality using Wondershare Video Converter (Video Converter for Mac). Here you go.
Note: Below step by step guide takes Windows screenshot. Compressing FLV videos in Mac also involves the same steps. Just make sure you download the right version.
1 Import FLV files to this FLV compressor
Click the "Add Files" button or directly drag and drop your FLV video into the primary window. When you add all of them, they'll appear as thumbnails in the item tray. If needed, you can click "Edit" button to trim, crop, rotate, apply visual effect to your video.
2 Compress FLV videos in a few clicks
Wondershare FLV compressor designs a quick and easy way to compress your FLV files, only a few clicks involved.
- Click format image and select "Format">"Web">"FLV" from the pop-up output format window.
- After you choose the output format, click "Settings" button on the bottom right corner of the window
- In the settings window that appears, check out "Small Size" option.
After that, hit Ok to comfirm your settings and return to the main window.
Tips: For advanced users, you can also manipulate the parameters for both video and audio by yourself to achieve further compression. In the settings window, Encoder, Resolution, Frame Rate, Bit Rate, etc. are all freely adjustable. To get started, just click the drop-down arrow to select the option as per your needs. It's worth to mention that lower parameters value will create smaller file size, but it will also degrade the video quality. So you need to make a compromise about it.
3 Start to Compress FLV files
Now you can check the estimated output size and compare with the original file, show as belows.
Also, you can click the Play icon to review the output file effect. When everything satisfied, just hit Convert to activate FLV compression. After file compression complete, you may smoothly upload online or included it in your email to share with friends. Congratulations!
Here please check the video tutorial.
Bonus tips: To further compress your FLV files, you can also cut out unwanted parts or crop it to the approprate size you need. For more details, please refer to the User Guide.