Free FLV Player

Free FLV Player

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.8
out of 201 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.4
  • Total Downloads:
    4,354,268
  • Date Added:
    February 14, 2008
  • File Size:
    8.53MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    777
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista

Editors' Review

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For a piece of freeware in a category that's rife with scams and junk, Free FLV Player stands out as a solid, reasonable program that does what it says, offers a bunch of options in the deal, and does it all without annoying predatory advertising.

The program starts off with eight skins, most of which provide significantly different looks beyond just a new coat of paint. The options menu, which is only right-click accessible, provides hot-key and menu access to several useful choices. These include fixed resizing to double the original size or full-screen viewing, maintaining the aspect ration, smoothing, nearly 20 languages, and rollover hints. It also has a built-in screencapper.

The app is not without its flaws, though. When installing, users must opt out of downloading a video-format converter made by the same publisher, the URL downloader doesn't work with YouTube, and it will only play non-FLV formats like MP4s or ASFs if you're running Windows XP--Vista users only get FLV support. Still, the player is light on resources and generally performs as promised.

 
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  • Current Version

    4.1

    out of 7 votes

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  • All Versions

    3.8

    out of 201 votes

    • 5 star 88
    • 4 star 56
    • 3 star 15
    • 2 star 10
    • 1 star 32
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    "NEW VERSION IS FAKE! The old one worked 5.3 is FAKE"

    October 07, 2013   |   By Phynix_Viking

    Version: FLVPlayer4Free 5.3

    Pros

    The OLD 4.0 version worked amazing. This new one, is fake!

    Cons

    Contains tool bars and forces you to install other programs without asking that later disable the ability to download anything after you uninstall them. DO NOT USE VERSION 5!!!

    Summary

    This needs to be REMOVED from cnet/download and marked as a virus or malware!

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    Full Specifications

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    What's new in version 2.4
    Version 2.4 adds new skins and Arabic translation updated.
    General
    Publisher Sakysoft
    Publisher web site http://www.socialdownloader.com/
    Release Date February 14, 2008
    Date Added February 14, 2008
    Version 2.4
    Category
    Category Video Software
    Subcategory Video Players
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 98, Windows XP, Windows 95, Windows, Windows NT
    Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista
    Download Information
    File Size 8.53MB
    File Name flvplayer4free-setup.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 4,354,268
    Downloads Last Week 777
    Pricing
    License Model Free
    Limitations Not available
    Price Free

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