SWF is a Web multimedia format. SWF files support vector graphics; this reduces files' sizes and makes transferring them faster. If you want to watch your favorite SWF videos on your iPad, you'll need to convert them to MP4 format using a third-party video converter,then add the MP4s to iTunes and sync them to your iPad.
Download Xstudio SWF to iPad Converter and install it on your computer (see Resources). Use this application to convert SWF files to MP4s that will play on your iPad. The program can also rip an SWF's audio track to an independent file, using audio-extracting technology to preserve the original sound. The developer offer an unencumbered free trial version of the application.
Download the free Xilisoft SWF Converter and install it (see Resources). This program can convert multiple video formats, including SWF files, to the MP4 format. You can also optimize the MP4 file for your iPad by adjusting the converted video's audio and video quality, file size, frame rate, bit rate and sample rate.
Download the free trial of Aunsoft SWF Converter (see Resources). This application converts SWF movies to the MP4 format. It can convert multiple movie files with one click of a button. In addition, SWF Converter includes a settings section in which you can adjust the video and audio settings to optimize the MP4 for viewing on your iPad.
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