Say goodbye to the way of enjoying favorite videos or Flash movies only on Internet. With the help of following 10 FREE media tools I suggested, you can capture and download videos for offline enjoyment, or even burn the video to DVD.
10. Free FLV Player for PC
FLV Player for PC, also known as Flash Video Player, can play all files with an FLV extension (*.flv). This FLV Player can play FLV video files encoded by different codecs, including Screen Video, Sorenson H. 263 and H.264, on2 vp6, etc. It is a small-sized and easy-to-use FLV Player. By double-clicking FLV files or dragging and dropping them to the window of FLV Player, you can enjoy Flash videos offline at any time you like.
9. Free FLV Player for Mac
Free FLV Player for Mac, also known as Mac Flash Video Player, is an easy-to-use FLV Player on Mac OS. Users can view Flash videos as zoom in / zoom out / fit to window / full screen modes. And the slider control can make the Flash video stop at a specific scene. Meanwhile, it offers convenient play list and easy play control buttons.
8. Movie DVD Maker
Movie DVD Maker is a free DVD authoring software for you to convert video to DVD. It supports converting almost all formats of video files, thus you can convert AVI to DVD, MPEG to DVD, etc. This DVD maker also provides advanced video editing features. If you want to burn videos onto DVD disk and enjoy it on home DVD player, Movie DVD Maker is your best choice.
7. Free Flash Catcher for IE
Free Flash Catcher for IE is a free and useful extension to Internet Explorer. It enables you to capture and save multiple Flash based charts, presentations, e-cards, games and Flash movies at the same time. The small size of this tool allows you embedding it into IE by just adding a new button.
6. Free Flash Catcher for Firefox
Free Flash Catcher for Firefox is a smart extension to Firefox. You can apply this tool to capture and download multiple Flash contents at the same time. Within only a few clicks, you can store all your favorite Flash files easily.
5. Web Video Downloader for Firefox
Web Video Downloader for Firefox is a free and easy-to-use Firefox extension. It helps you to quickly download YouTube video and any Flash SWF FLV content. It can auto-detect online videos played on the page you are viewing, fetch video address and prompt you instantly to save video and Flash to your desktop with just one-click. And now you can run it under WINDOWS, LINUX, Mac OS X (x86), or Mac OS X (PPC).
4. Free FLV Converter
Free FLV Converter helps you search ‘YouTube’, ‘DailyMotion’, ‘MetaCafe’ and ‘Google’ videos without opening your browser, and you can even watch the videos using the built-in video player. This software can convert the videos to AVI, iPod, iPhone, 3GP or PSP format.
3. YouTube Downloader
YouTube Downloader allows you to download videos from YouTube and many other video sites and convert them to other video formats. To download a video, just specify the URL of the video you want to download and click the OK button.
2. Any Video Converter
Any Video Converter is a professional video converter. It can convert almost all video formats including DivX, XviD, MOV, RM, RMVB, MPEG, VOB, DVD, WMV, AVI to MPEG-I, MPEG-I, DVD NTSC , DVD PAL, Flash for Video (FLV), AVI Video and Customized WMV movie formats.
1. VideoLAN – VLC Media Player
VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats, including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, MP3, and OGG, as well as for DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.
If you have more needs of enjoying or sharing videos/Flash movies, please leave a comment here to let me know.