VLC media player is a software that is found on almost every computer. It is so widely used that even the Windows media player is less known than it is. This makes it accessible to the people and fortunately this media player comes with lots of other features too. You can use it to convert videos.
Here is a guide on how to convert flv to mp4 using VLC player.
Launch VLC media player, just click on the icon for this.
Click on select “Convert/Save” which you can find in the drop-down menu under Media tab.
There should be an “Add” button, in the file tab, on the right. Click on it.
Now select the video with FLV format that you want to convert to MP4 format, browse through your folders and click on the “Open” button.
Now with the file selected, click on “Convert/Save” button.
You will be asked to select the output format once you have clicked on the button. From the drop-down menu that is next to “Profile” tab, select “Video – H.264 + MP3 (MP4)”
Now you have to select location for output file. Click on browse button and go to the folder to which you want to save the converted file and select it. Now that you have selected the folder, click on “Save”.
After you have selected the output format and the output location, the final process is to initiate the FLV to MP4 conversion and for that click on the start button.
Once the progress bar reaches the very end, the conversion is done and the MP4 file is saved to the chosen location. This process is very simple and efficient.