Your favorite place to watch online video? I'd venture YouTube. And there are other popular video sharing sites like Metacafe, Vevo, Vimeo, etc. These sites all use FLV format to store their videos. While watching FLV videos is by no means difficult, people might find it hard to download FLV videos. In this article, we'll show you how to download FLV quickly and easily using our brand new FLV downloader, Wondershare AllMyTube (AllMyTube for Mac) would be used to demonstrate how to download FLV videos from any sites besides YouTube.
Now see how to use this YouTube FLV downloader to get FLV video from most popular sites besides, preview with built-in FLV player, and convert downloaded FLV to any other format or device.
1One click to download FLV videos with the best FLV downloader
AllMyTube allows you to download FLV videos opening on the websites by clicking a provided download button, or just paste a URL. And the details are as follows. First, just launch IE, Chrome or Firefox to open your favorite FLV videos, and then try any one of the two methods below:
a) Mouse over the video that's playing on the web browser and you'll find a download button appear on its top left corner. Click on it to start downloading YouTube video. Tips: For YouTube videos, you'll be able to sellect from different resolutions provided like 1080p, 720p, etc. before downloading.
b) Copy YouTube FLV video URL (usually from address bar) and hit the "+ Paste URL" button on the Downloading interface of AllMyTube to save the FLV video.
Now you see the FLV video downloading begins very soon. This program works very efficient, and support batch downloading mode. So you can just leave this program run in the background and find more interesting videos to download.
2 Free player to preview FLV videos
After you've downloaded the FLV videos you want, just double-click each video thumbnail in the Downloaded interface to play them. From this point, AllMyTube is not only a YouTube FLV downloader, but also an offline YouTube player for FLV and MP4 videos. Note that you can also import local FLV and MP4 videos to convert, play, and manage etc. To do it, just hit any space area in the right pane of the interface to select "Import" option.
3 Convert downloaded FLV to other formats or devices
Wondershare AllMyTube comes with a powerful built-in FLV converter that will totally meet your conversion request. Therefore, you can convert downloaded FLV videos to many other kinds of formats, such as AVI, WMV, MPEG, MOV and more, thus to meet your various demand to fit iPod, iPhone, PSP, Apple TV, Zune, etc.
To convert flash videos, go to Downloaded library and click the Convert button beside the video item. From the drop-down list, select whatever format you need. Tips: you can check out "Add files to iTunes after conversion" option if you need import the converted FLV files to iTunes. Then sit back and relax, this smart program will do the rest.
More about Wondershare FLV video downloader and converter:
1. Supports downloading FLV videos from 1000+ popular video sites. Check all its supported Sites by clicking the top-right settings menu, and then select "Selected sites".
2. Converts FLV to optimized format for devices, say, iPad 4, iPad mini, iPod touch 5, iPhone 5 and Android, etc.
3. Imports local FLV & MP4 videos to playlist and extracts audio from FLV videos.