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C++ How to create an AVI movie for the Video For Windows API?

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I am reading Programming a RTS Game with Direct3D. This book is from Amazon. When I create an avi file for the intro, it is always black (the intro is). The AVI file loader was made using the vfw32 api what is provided by Microsoft. What application did Carl Granberg used in 2006 to create his .AVI intro movie? Can you provide a link?

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