How To Grab and Download Embedded Multimedia Quickly?

The number of of multimedia streaming websites like YouTube, Google Videos, MetaCafe, DailyMotion, Tudou, VideoCure, AOL videos is increasing rapidly and has made it easy for all to get a sneak peek of any video or  music track we are interested in. Websites like Keepvid.com are super cool for grabbing multimedia content online but, for now, has a limitation up to grabbing links from the famous websites only.

A wide variety of link grabbing tools are also available and stereotypically, most being bundled with spywares and badly coded toolbars. They suck indeed.

Url Snooper is one of the best and cleanest freeware that grabs and lists all HTTP links that your network is conntected to and also the links that are being read by the browser. This tool makes it easy to understand the source of the embedded multimedia content from any public website.

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Getting started

  • Visit the concerned website and hit the play button,
  • Run Url Snooper >> General Options >> Auto Determine Network Adapter Now
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You can manually choose the adapter if you know the right one,

Click on Sniff Network, Select Multimedia URLs if so, or choose the option as per your requirement.

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This app is a freeware, handy, only 3MB in size, and can be used for a lot of things.