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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-05-2011, 02:07 AM Thread Starter
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I know something similar to this has been discussed on here before, but I couldn't find anything using search.

I have a bunch of www.metacafe.com videos that I want to save/download to my PC. How can I do it?

The metacafe site says that if you install metacafe Pro, you can download videos. I installed Pro, but it only makes a select few videos available for download, none of the vids available for download are the videos I need. Either that, or I am not understanding how Pro works.

I am running Opera 11 and tried a couple of the extensions related to saving streaming video with no success.

These videos are not on youtube, so a youtube downloader isn't an option.

I checked my temporary internet folder for the file with no luck.

So I am out of ideas. Is there a way to do this?

"includes 10 used-car dealers or auto repair shops, 11 liquor stores and bars--two of which advertise lingerie fashion shows and a third billed as a "gentlemen's club"--three cut-rate motels and one trailer park. The squat, brick municipal building is next to a currency exchange and a few steps from an adult video store. The bars open at 10 a.m. and close at 6:30 a.m."

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-05-2011, 02:30 AM Thread Starter
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Ok I was able to find something on my own:

http://clipnabber.com/

Enter the url, click "nab!", and then right click the flv button and save it.

The clip plays in VLC media player just fine.

Sometimes it seems to grab the advertisement rather than the video. Try a second time and it will grab the vid.

"includes 10 used-car dealers or auto repair shops, 11 liquor stores and bars--two of which advertise lingerie fashion shows and a third billed as a "gentlemen's club"--three cut-rate motels and one trailer park. The squat, brick municipal building is next to a currency exchange and a few steps from an adult video store. The bars open at 10 a.m. and close at 6:30 a.m."

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I use Safari... while the video is streaming, open up Activity window and click on the line that shows the video stream... it downloads and saves it automatically.

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I use Safari... while the video is streaming, open up Activity window and click on the line that shows the video stream... it downloads and saves it automatically.
Does anyone know if any Windows browser has this ability or an add-on that has this ability?

"includes 10 used-car dealers or auto repair shops, 11 liquor stores and bars--two of which advertise lingerie fashion shows and a third billed as a "gentlemen's club"--three cut-rate motels and one trailer park. The squat, brick municipal building is next to a currency exchange and a few steps from an adult video store. The bars open at 10 a.m. and close at 6:30 a.m."

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