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Tip | Taking a snapshot of an flv

Carlos Pinho
By | 2008-04-23T15:18:59+00:00 Apr 23, 2008|Old Posts|

I’ve seen this cool tip which let you create a snapshot preview of your flv at Dreaming In Flash. The following 3 simple lines of code, will enabled you to do it.


video.attachNetStream( null );
bitmapData.draw( video );
video.attachNetStream ( myNetStreamObject );

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Carlos Pinho
A father, a husband and a geek... Carlos was the founder of projects like The Tech Labs and Flash Enabled Blog. He is the founder of TekTuts He is passionate about technologies. Their main skills are in analytics, transport & logistics, business administration. He also writes about programming resources, trends, strategy and web development.

One Comment

  1. Bjorn Schultheiss May 13, 2008 at 2:04 am - Reply

    Not if the video is coming from a different domain to where your swf is published. Unless your testing locally that is.

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