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I know there are many software which let you see the cache and then you have to save the video manually. But is there any software which will automatically save cached/buffered videos?

Also, if there is any firefox addon please let me know.

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I haven't found anything that convenient. But the firefox extension DownloadHelper makes things a bit easier. –  JasonWoof May 21 '11 at 19:27

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You can simply copy the video from the cache.

Under Linux open /home/yourUsername/.mozilla/firefox/yourProfileid/Cache under Windows it must be somewhere unter the path %USERPROFILE%.

Then you can find the most recent file by sorting by date. Or you clear the cache before you visit the video webpage to find the file easier.

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Highly recommend clearing before watching... i just looked in my Cache, was 1GB and took ages to load. Also a huge mess to find things. –  Simon Sheehan May 21 '11 at 17:09

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