Multimedia for LabVIEW


Multimedia for LabVIEW provides support for media files, IP cameras, and modern codecs in LabVIEW.
Multimedia for LabVIEW is a software add-on that provides a multimedia library for LabVIEW using Fast Forward Moving Pictures Expert Group (FFmpeg) project libraries. You can use this add-on to read and write video and audio data using a variety of multimedia file formats and network protocols, decode video data streams into IMAQ images and encode IMAQ images to video data streams using modern codecs. You can also read network streams from IP cameras and decode them into IMAQ images. Multimedia for LabVIEW supports encoding and decoding into IMAQ images using most codecs and encoders including H.265, h.264, MPEG4, MPEG2, H.263p, and Huffyuf. The add-on also supports media formats such as .mkv, .mp4, .3gp, .mov, .flv and more.
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