Many websites like YouTube embed flash videos in their pages, which enables high compressed streaming video to play on browsers smoothly. But to rip flash video from those websites becomes a problem. What’s more, even if you have ripped flash video successfully in some way, you may not be able to play them on your portable device due to format incompatibility. Don’t worry now. Wondershare AllMyTube (AllMyTube for Mac) will be a perfect tool to help settle those problems, which is a combination of flash ripper and converter. Let’s waste no time and move to see how it works below.
First, let’s get ready. Download the program and install it. Notice that there are two versions. You should choose the right one for your computer. The following will only concentrate on the windows version since the two versions work almost in the same manner.
1 Locate flash videos to rip
Navigate your web browser to the page of a flash video. There are many video websites for you to choose from, such as YouTube, Hulu, and more. Click the video to play. Note that you should play the flash videos on one of the three main browsers: IE, Firefox and Chrome.
2 Rip flash videos in two ways
The program provides two ways to rip flash video. One is through a Download button. When the video is playing, you can find a Download button on the top right of the video screen. Click it and start flash video ripping.
The other way is through url. You can copy the url of the flash video on the address bar. Then go to the program to click Paste URL button. This will help achieve the same result.
3 Play flash videos on portable devices
As mentioned above, this flash ripper is also a converter, which enables you to play flash videos on your portable device.
Find a Convert button on the right of the ripped video in the Downloaded library. Click it and select an output format. You can select common formats like AVI, MOV and more, or a device like iPad, iPhone and more. Then click OK and it’s done.
This program also has a built-in player to play flash videos or videos with any other common formats. You can also import videos on your computer to the program’s Downloaded library to help manage. In that way, you can find and view your local video easily. Sounds great, right? Don’t hesitate to download it to have a try.