How to Convert SWF to GIF Files

If you are keen on wandering in all kinds of forums, you will find that most forums don’t allow you to use Flash animations in the post. If you want to share the Flash animations with your friends, you will have to convert those Flash animations to GIF files. GIF files are animated pictures which can be used for presenting the Flash animations you want to share in the forum with your friends. Also, the GIF files can be used for making banners and logos, and now are widely used in our daily lives.

Flash animations are usually in .swf format, so if you want to change Flash animations to GIF files, you are actually going to convert SWF to GIF files. In order to convert SWF files to GIF files, you will need a professional SWF converter. Moyea SWF to Video Converter is multifunctional conversion software, which can help you to convert SWF files to GIF files with no efforts. Besides converting SWF files to GIF files, this SWF converter can help you to convert SWF files to standard videos, AVI files and image series. If you want to convert Youtube videos to standard videos for playing on your computer, you can also rely on this software. The following guidance will show you how to convert SWF to GIF files with Moyea SWF to Video Converter, you can download this software and try it yourself:

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Step 1. Import an SWF File

Run Moyea SWF to Video Converter after installing it on your computer. You will firstly need to import the SWF file you want to convert into the software. Click “Browse” on the upper right corner, and then choose “From Folder” to select an SWF file from your computer. When the SWF file is imported into the software, click the play button under the screen, then click “Corp” to the right of the screen to add watermark into the converter GIF file; Click the “Capture” next to “Corp” button to capture the present image of the SWF file, and you are able to find the snapshot by clicking “Open” beside the “Capture” button.

Import an SWF File

Step 2. Export Settings

Click “2. Export” to get to the window of the export settings. Choose “Image Series” to convert SWF file to GIF file. In the “Style” drop-down list, choose “GIF” as the export format. Choose the profile for the exported GIF file and the target folder to put the GIF files. You are allowed to rip the audio from the SWF file. Check “Rip Audio” and then choose the folder to put the audio file.

Export Settings

Step 3. Performance Testing and Capture Panel

Click “3. Convert” to start the performance testing. After the performance testing, a full-screen panel will come out. Click “Play and Capture” to start to capture the SWF file. The screen in the middle of the panel will play the SWF file. When the capture finishes, click “Finish” to start to convert SWF to GIF files. If you just captured part of the file, you can click “Finish” when the captured part was played.

Capture Panel

Step 4. Converting SWF to GIF files

After clicking “Finish”, the conversion will start. The conversion goes back to the window of the software and the progress bar will show the percentage of the conversion process. When the conversion is finished, the GIF files will be in the target folder.

Converting SWF to GIF Files

With Moyea SWF to Video Converter, you can easily convert SWF to GIF files, and the software won’t bring any image losses during the conversion. If you want to convert several SWF files, this software will also provide help.

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