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.F4V File Extension

File TypeFlash MP4 Video File

DeveloperAdobe Systems
3.4 (67 Votes)
CategoryVideo Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is an F4V file?

Video container format used by Adobe Flash; based on the ISO MP4 format, which is based on the Apple QuickTime container format; specified by ISO/IEC 14496-12 as a base media file format; supported by Flash Player Update 3 (9,0,115,0) and higher.

More Information

F4V files are similar to .FLV files, but use "boxes" to store data. Examples of boxes supported by the F4V format are the ftyp box (player requirements), the moov box (file header), the mvhd box (playback information), the trak box (media tracks), the uda box (free-form user data), the meta box (metadata), and several others.

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Programs that open F4V files
File Viewer Plus
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Flash Professional CC
VideoLAN VLC media player
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Flash Professional CC
VideoLAN VLC media player
Wondershare Video Converter Pro for Mac 4
VideoLAN VLC media player
J2 Interactive MX Player
Updated 5/12/2016

About the file extension f4v

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