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1answer
14 views

How flv downloader browser extentions work?

I am wondering how these kind of applications produce an obfuscated url to make you able to download the video in mp4 ? And these produced urls can be directly streamed.
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1answer
700 views

Download and print multiple files/links at once?

I have a list of links to lots (I mean hundreds) of HTML-pages with one bill each. How can I automate printing all of those pages at once with a printer (no PDF)? I think I saw an add-on for ...
1
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2answers
340 views

Does the Fast Video Download addon share my data?

I've installed the Fast Video Download version 3.0.8 addon for Firefox to download flash videos, like from youtube. What I'm wondering is, how does the addon download it, and do other people see that ...
0
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2answers
159 views

Browser/addon which shows what's been downloaded so far regardless of formatting and layout?

Every now and then a website becomes super-slow (but not broken) because there are too many people looking at it at the same time. When I try and view such a site, say with Firefox, I can see that it ...
2
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2answers
142 views

Downloading a Firefox extension directly to my harddrive

Is it possible to download a Firefox add-on to my computer? How do I go about doing that?
1
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2answers
178 views

How can I automatically store the download URI along with every file I download?

I download many files every day that I store on my hard drive (scientific papers in my case, but could be any file). To know about their public availability and share them (months) later, I would ...
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2answers
20k views

Recursive download (`wget -r`) equivalent for Firefox?

I have a website, and I want to download all of the pages/links within that website. I want to do a wget -r on this URL. (Yes, I have a legitimate need to have an offline copy of the data! Also, none ...
3
votes
3answers
943 views

How to collect images of a website efficiently while browsing it?

What I want to achieve is: after browsing the web page,all images on this page is downloaded to a specified directory. Better with firefox because I'm using it.
4
votes
7answers
4k views

URL sniffer/downloader

Some websites have Flash content that plays music or videos. Most of the time they don't show you the URL of these music or videos, but for example, you can sniff a YouTube webpage and find the flv ...
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17answers
109k views

How to download a URL as a file?

A website URL has "hidden" some MP3 files by embedding them as Shockwave files, as follows. <span class="caption"><!-- Odeo player --><embed ...