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Video Help:

video folder is video clips.

FiletypeDescriptionOpen with...
(not an exhaustive list)

.flv

Flash Video

YouTube uses this format for some videos

Applian FLV Player
KMPlayer
Firefox or other browsers requires Adobe Flash Player)

Lemme know if you got something better for playing .FLVs.
.gifAnimated gifFirefox or other browsers
XnView
Quicktime Player

.mov

QuicktimeQuicktime Player
KMPlayer
Windows Media Player (sometimes)
Firefox or other browsers (requires Quicktime Player)

.mp4

MPEG-4

YouTube uses this format for some videos

Quicktime Player
KMPlayer

.mpg .mpeg

Windows Media Player
Quicktime Player
KMPlayer
Winamp

.video

QuicktimeQuicktime Player

streaming video

.flv .swf .mov etc...

If you use Firefox, try the DownloadHelper add-on.

Downloading YouTubes

.swfShockwave Flash ObjectFirefox or other browsers (requires Adobe Flash Player)
KMPlayer
.wmvWindows Media VideoWindows Media Player
Winamp
KMPlayer
YouTube.3gp
.flv
.mp4
Open .3gp with Quicktime Player or KMPlayer

Open .flv with Applian FLV Player or KMPlayer
...or Firefox or other browsers (requires Adobe Flash Player)

Open .mp4 with Quicktime Player or KMPlayer

How to download YouTube videos (instead of streaming):

Method 1:

Copy the YouTube URL and paste it at http://keepvid.com/

keepvid will return a different URL which you can use with your browser or a download manager.

Method 2:

If you use Firefox, try the DownloadHelper add-on.


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