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31 MB Ebook

tayzach2 I built a 31 MB ebook that I distribute via cd-rom.  The reason this is so huge is because I have a video on it.
Anyway, it takes 25-30 seconds to load after i insert the cd-rom.  Is this because of the large video file or something else?  Is there anyway to speed up the load time?  I built it with version 4.22.  It's a presentation disc for my Decorative Concrete Business.

Posted on: 3:42 am on March 29, 2011
rlemire tayzach2;

Perhaps you should rethink how you construct your eBook. Activ E-Book does not provide security for video files anyway so there is really no reason to "embed" the video in your eBook. Just provide a "link" to the video from your eBook.

That way the "client" would quickly load the "eBook" and then click a link to open the video. *most people expect a delay if they know a video is opening.


Posted on: 5:51 pm on April 12, 2011

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