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Making .EXE Flash Player File run on MAC

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Macro Media Flash Player FileHi,
 
 I have a Macromedia Flash Player file (in .EXE format) that I received from someone and like be able to run it on MAC.
 What kind of conversion do I need to do?

Thanks.
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If you can export it as a .flv file you can probably play it on the Mac using the free VLC player.

http://www.videolan.org/vlc/download-macosx.html
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You have to extract the video from the .exe file - here is a utility that will do it.  You will have to run this on a windows computer but the extracted file can then be run on a mac.

http://www.northcode.com/blog.php/2007/08/02/Extract-SWF-files-from-Flash-Executables
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Hi,

We created SWF file and converted it as a movie file for Apple devices.

Thanks,
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