Getting the frame size of a wmv or mpg video for Rev

Richard Miller wow at
Sat Feb 9 19:59:49 EST 2008

No, Tuviah... YOU could write it. I can't.
Wish I could, though.

Thanks for the suggestion. I may have to take you up on it.

On Feb 9, 2008, at 5:34 PM, tsnyder at wrote:

>> Any ideas how I can get the frame size of a .wmv or .mpg file for use
>> in a Rev app? I don't want my users to have to have QT installed. I'm
>> using FFMPEG to convert videos to Flash (from inside Rev), and I want
>> to be able to limit the frame size to 480x360. It's easy to get this
>> data for avi's and mov's, but what about the other two formats? (This
>> is for Windows only)
> You could write a quick external which uses DirectShow's  
> IMediaDetector
> interface to query the files frame size.
> Best,
> Tuviah Snyder
> Lead programmer, MediaWan
> Solid State Logic, Inc.
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