Download videos with a Firefox add-on

Firefox Video Downloader add-on

Firefox have recently launched a new add-on to their web browser that allows users to download videos from Youtube, Google, Metacafe, iFilm, Dailymotion… and other 60+ video sites ! And all embedded objects on a webpage (movies, mp3s, flash, quicktime, etc) ! Directly !

VideoDownloader adds a small icon on the status bar, at the bottom of your firefox window, and a toolbar button. Just click that and download the video you are watching !

Pretty cool. Firefox never seizes to amaze me, it just keeps getting better and better, leaving Microsoft’s IE further and further behind.

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10 responses

  1. Download video in Firefox … almost all of it!…

    Digital Farm has a post about a new Firefox extension that allows you to download video from a host of sources pretty easily, including embedded objects on a web page (long a pain in the butt for me): Firefox have recently launched a new add-on to the…

  2. Correction if I may: “Leaving Microsoft’s IE6 further and further behind….”

    I’m pretty close to uninstalling FF since I’ve started with IE7 🙂

  3. nice idea for getting hold of yourtube and google videos – the rest are all saved automatically into your Temporary internet files folder once loaded.

  4. Great – thanks Mark!

  5. Thanks for the correction Martin. I must be honest and say I haven’t looked into IE 7 much. I will defintely give it a test run after your appraisal.

    I’m starting to go the vibe that you are a very pro Microsoft lad Mr. OneNote. 🙂

  6. Have been using the FF greasemonkey addon for quite some time now to download youtube videos – got a nice collection of episodes from the Simpso….. err videos for free download..

  7. Pro Microsoft?

    Let’s just say that I decided to take a side early on, and not remain neutral on the matter 🙂 That being said, I keep a very watchful and informed eye on the other side (unlike many MS zealots).

    Keep your enemies closer, or something to that effect…

  8. Very needed information found here, thank you for your work

  9. Perfect pages… tnx

  10. There is a good tool for downloading from more that 100+ websites. It is called VideoGet.

    http://nuclear-coffee.com/php/products.php

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