Media File Format

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Flash Video - History
... Support for video in SWF file format was added in Flash Player 6, released in 2002 ... In 2003, Flash Player 7 added direct support for FLV file format ... Because of restrictions in the FLV file format, Adobe Systems has created in 2007 new file formats listed below, based on the ISO base media file format (MPEG-4 Part 12) ...
MPEG-4 Part 14 - History of MP4
... an instance of more general ISO/IEC 14496-122004 (MPEG-4 Part 12 ISO base media file format) which is directly based upon QuickTime File Format ... MPEG-4 Part 14 is essentially identical to the QuickTime file format, but formally specifies support for Initial Object Descriptors (IOD) and other MPEG features ... replaces Clause 13 of ISO/IEC 14496-1 (MPEG-4 Part 1 Systems), in which the file format for MPEG-4 content was previously specified ...
Multimedia Container Formats
... See also Comparison of container formats The container file is used to identify and interleave different data types ... Simpler container formats can contain different types of audio formats, while more advanced container formats can support multiple audio and video streams, subtitles, chapter-information, and meta-data (tags ... In most cases, the file header, most of the metadata and the synchro chunks are specified by the container format ...

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