Flash Screensaver Maker Simple Version is a lightweight software application developed specifically for helping you convert Flash movies to Windows screensavers. The tool can be deployed on all Windows versions out there.
The tool reveals a plain layout that has to offer only a few configuration settings. The interface looks a bit outdated, but the dedicated parameters look easy to work with. An online help manual is available and includes only some short descriptions about the program’s capabilities.
Flash Screensaver Maker Simple Version gives you the possibility to create a new screensaver by importing a user-defined Flash file (SWF file format) from your computer or adding a custom URL.
SWF files can be imported in the working environment using the built-in browse button or drag-and-drop support. In addition, you are allowed to export the screensaver to SCR file format by specifying the filename and saving directory.
You may also opt for saving data to a custom installer (EXE file format). The EXE installer can be customized by specifying the title and version, inserting a license from a plain text files, including a ‘Readme’ file by importing a custom plain text item, enabling a silent installation mode, allowing the user to view the ‘Readme’ file, creating a desktop shortcut, as well as launching the screensaver program at the end of the installation.
What’s more, you can control mouse and keyboard interactions, show or hide the mouse cursor, test the screensaver, and set screensaver properties (e.g. wake up on left- or right-clicks, or user-defined hotkey).
Tests have pointed out that Flash Screensaver Maker Simple Version carries out tasks pretty quickly. It remains light on system resources so the overall performance of the computer is not hampered. On the downside, it has not been updated for a long time so you may come across all sports of compatibility issues, errors, and bugs on newer operating systems.
To sum things up, if you are looking for nothing more than a simple software solution for helping you create screensavers out of Flash files, you may give Flash Screensaver Maker Simple Version a try and see what it can do for you.