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Old 06-21-2012, 01:34 PM
by-tor by-tor is offline
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How to download these videos?

My friend has asked me how to download these videos:

Looking at the page source, I do not see a FLV file address.

Is there a Firefox plugin that will work?

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Old 06-21-2012, 02:24 PM
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Your links both send me to a blank page. And not one with a .me address. What country is that?

This is the URL for the blank page your first link brings me to:

But if the URL works for you, have you tried YouTube Downloader?
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Old 06-21-2012, 03:07 PM
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Sorry you get a blank page but the videos are there for me.

Youtube downloader, like many video downloaders, only works for select sites. That is part of the problem that I am trying to find a solution too.
Old 06-21-2012, 03:21 PM
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You need a program called Jaksta. It will download any (unencrypted) streaming video. It ain't free, though.
Old 06-21-2012, 06:31 PM
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Just for future reference, after doing a lot of research, I have found that the best free solution is this:
Old 06-21-2012, 06:33 PM
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I use the FireFox plugin Flashgot.
Old 06-21-2012, 08:46 PM
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Another option that will usually work is to view the video, then find your browser's cache directory, look for a large file created at around the right time, and rename it to .flv . Then try to open it with your video player, and see if you got the right one.
Old 07-15-2012, 08:34 AM
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I'm using torch browser (it has a built in video grabber feature)... It works on most sites..
Worth trying.
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