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Playing a VOB Video file in a web browser

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A cliebt want's us to put a Video file on their web site. It's a VOB video file.

Is there a way to play this through a browser? Does it have to be converted to wmv?

I can't figure out how to play it on my Windows XP Media Center machine.
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Question by:Richard Korts
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by:cool_sathish_333
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Hello rkorts,
You could convert them to flv and then use a flash player that is supported by your web browser and then play the video...

-$athi$h
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by:Richard Korts
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To cool_sathish_333:

HOW do I convert to flv?

Thanks
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by:Jason C. Levine
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Hi rkorts,

You need to convert the VOB to something else first, like an mpg.

http://www.videohelp.com/tools/VOB2MPG

Once you have it in a different video format, look into WinFF to go to FLV.

http://www.winff.org/

Once you have it as FLV, you should be in good shape.
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