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How to play Flash videos on Windows RT


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It’s easy to find that Windows RT Tablet video format is limited as other tablets. Thus, if you wanna watch flash flv/f4v videos on your Windows RT Tablet, first you need to convert flv/f4v videos to Microsoft Windows RT playable format like MP4, or WMV and then transfer them to your Tablet for playback.

What you need?
Pavtube Flash video converter - this flash video converter software comes in two versions, one is for Windows platform and the other is for Macintosh platform. With this little gadget, you can easily transcode FLV and F4V Flash videos to Surface tablet preferred MP4 format at fast speed and excellent quality without any audio and video out of sync issues.

How to change FLV/F4V flash videos to a format that is compatible with Windows RT tablet?

The steps:
Step 1 - Import Flash videos into the program
Launch Pavtube Video Converter as the best flash video converter. This opens up the main interface. Click “Add video” or “Add from folder” icon to browse and load source flash files stored on your hard disk drive.


Step 2 - Choose “Microsoft Surface Windows RT/Pro H.264 Video (*.mp4)” as target format
Click on “Format” menu, and choose “Microsoft Surface Windows RT/Pro H.264 Video (*.mp4)” as target format from “Windows” profile option.

In the mean time, you can click “Settings” button to custom video and audio settings for well playback performance on your Surface tablet. Actually, the default settings can generate files that basically satisfy your general watching needs, so this step is optional.

Best file settings for Windows RT tablet

Codec: h264
Size (pix): 1280*720 (720p quality)
* If you would like to experience 1080p quality on Windows RT, you can set the video resolution at 1920*1080.
Bit rate (kbps): 2,000
* If you prefer to get a file with much clearer image quality and do not mind generating a relatively large file size, you can change the video bit rate higher than 2,000 kbps. In general, the higher bit rate, the bigger output file size.
Frame Rate (fps): 24

Codec: aac
Sample Rate (hz) 48,000
Bit rate (bps): 128,000
Channels: Stereo

1. If you are not using the currently version of Pavtube Flash video to Surface Converter, you can go to Profile Patches Page to download a format patch for your Tablet.
2. The Mac FLV to Windows RT Converter works on Mac OS X 10.5 or above.

Step 3 - Convert Flash videos to h.264 MP4 for Windows RT
Click “Convert” button and the flash video converter will start encoding FLV/F4V flash videos to Windows RT supported MP4 format immediately. Once the conversion is done, you can click “Open” button to get the generated MP4 files for viewing on Windows RT tablet.