Video websites out there often provide videos with flash format. Typical examples are YouTube, VEVO, Hulu and kinds of other sites. While you can have a happy experience watching flash videos online, you may encounter problems when trying to capture them from those websites. Is there any desk software that can help tackle this problem easily? Yes, here is a good option—Wondershare AllMyTube (AllMyTube for Mac). It can help capture flash videos from almost all the popular websites with automatic detecting ability. Can’t wait to unveil it? Let’s keep diving in.
First let’s get ready by installing it on your computer. After installation, open it to find a simple working window enabling you to master it in a short time. Note that there are two versions of the program. Pick the right one for your computer. We will concentrate on the windows version in the step-by-step illustration.
1 Find flash videos to capture
You can get access to flash videos easily on the internet. Run a browser and enter youtube.com, for example. Find your favorite flash video to play. The one thing needed to be pointed out is that you should play flash videos on one of the following browsers—IE, Firefox and Chrome.
2 Capture flash videos in two ways
a) By a Download button
When the video is playing, you can find a Download button on the top right. Click it and get the flash video captured.
b) By url
Another way is to copy the url of the flash video and click Paste URL button on the program. You will see the program starts working instantly.
3 Convert to play on portable devices (optional)
After the flash video is captured from website, what you will do about it? Want to transfer it to your portable device for playback? You got it. Click the Convert button on the right of the video displaying in the Downloaded library and select a format like AVI or a device like iPad to be the output format. Click OK and it’s done. Then find where the converted video is stored and transfer to your portable device manually.
Besides flash video capturing, the program can also play the captured flash videos or videos with other formats with a built-in player. What’s more, it is also a video manager in a way to help you manage all video files on your computer. Sounds great? Just download it to have a try.