RTMP (Real Time Messaging Protocol) is a protocol for streaming video, audio and data over the Internet. Popular RTMP based video sharing websites include TED, Movieclips, Comedycentral, Hulu, MTV, CBS, BBC, VH1, ESPN, NBC, Discovery, IMDB, Crunchyroll and more. If you want to download RTMP video from popular RTMP video sites, don't miss this RTMP downloader.
The recommended RTMP video downloader is Aimersoft YouTube Downloader Converter. With it, you can easily download videos from RTMP websites like Hulu, MTV, CBS, Crunchyroll, IMDB, ESPN, etc. and HTTP based websites like YouTube, VEVO, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Veoh, Metacafe, LiveLeak, PhotoBucket, VideoJug, GodTube, USTREAM and more. Moreover, it lets you convert downloaded video files to virtually any popular formats like MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, MP3, etc. If you're using Mac, please turn to Aimersoft YouTube Downloader Converter Mac to download RTMP stream in Mac OS X.
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How to easily download RTMP video files with ease
Note that here the screenshots of RTMP downloader for Win are used to better illustrate how to capture videos from RTMP websites. The way to grab RTMP videos on Mac (Mavericks included) is the same. So you just need to make sure you have downloaded the right version.
1Launch the program and play the video you want to download
After running the program, you can then find the video you want to capture and play it in Safari, Firefox or Chrome. You can download the video you want in the following ways:
a> Click the Download button that appears on the top right corner of the video;
b> Copy the video URL address and click the Paste URL button in the program's interface to start downloading the video;
c> Simply drag the video URL to the program from the address bar. (only for Mac version)
Choose one way to download your desired video and the program will start downloading immediately. It'll download multiple files at a time and you can see the downloading progress under the Downloading tab.
2 Convert video (Optional)
The downloaded videos will be listed under the Downloaded tab. Now it's done to download video from RTMP video sites. And if you want to convert the downloaded video files to popular video and audio formats like MOV, MP4, AVI, WMV, MP3, M4A, etc. for more convenient playback, you can click the Convert button beside each video clip. And then choose an output format and click OK to start converting your downloaded RTMP video to virtually any format you need.
Below is the video tutorial on how to download RTMP videos:
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