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Share a Video Clip

Sharing a FLV or MP4 file

  1. Do any of the following:
    • In an empty Share pod, click the pop-up menu in the center, and select Share Document.
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    • In the upper-right corner of the Share pod, click the menu icon external image pod_options.png, and choose Share > Document.
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  2. Click the Browse my Computer button.
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  3. Locate the video you would like to share and select it.
  4. Click the Select button to start uploading your video to your meeting room.
  5. When the video loads you will have the ability to control the playback, where the video will begin to play, and the volume of the video.
    1. The Play/Pause Video play button.png button allows to you stop and start the video, the participants cannot control the playback only view the video.
    2. The playback position bar allows you to place the playhead at any point in the video and when the Play button is clicked the video will start to play from that point.
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    3. The volume control Video clip volume.png allows to to adjust the volume of the video being played.

Convert your video file to FLV or MP4 with Zamzar

Adobe Connect can play an FLV (Flash Video) or MP4 files. Videos in other formats will have to be converted to the flv or mp4 format. This can be done for free at http://www.zamzar.com , with videos that are less than 100mb.

  • Go to http://www.zamzar.com in your web browser. The conversion process has four steps follow the directions for each step.

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  • You can add more than one video by repeating steps 1 - 2. When you have finished adding your videos click the Convert button.
  • Once you have clicked the Convert button the files will be uploaded and added to the conversion queue. Depending on the size of the file and your position in the queue it may take up to an hour or longer to convert the file.
  • An email will be sent to you when the conversion process is completed. Within the email is a link to download your video file.
  • Note: Videos larger than 100mb cannot be uploaded. If you have videos that are larger than 100mb contact the FACT at 435-797-9506 for assistance.