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Old Nov 20, 2011, 06:37 AM   #1
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Is there a mac equivalent of orbit downloader?

Is there an app like orbit downloader? that lets you download streaming videos, most the apps i've seen for mac aren't really any good.
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 06:43 AM   #2
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You can download Youtube videos easily with something like Keepvid. It doesn't need downloading. Just copy and paste the link in the box and go.
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 07:06 AM   #3
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You can download Youtube videos easily with something like Keepvid. It doesn't need downloading. Just copy and paste the link in the box and go.
It can't download everything tho, I basically want to be able to download videos of a membership site i'm on so I can view them offline and save bandwidth.
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 11:18 AM   #4
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It can't download everything tho, I basically want to be able to download videos of a membership site i'm on so I can view them offline and save bandwidth.
Afraid I don't know of such a tool. Maybe someone else will though.
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Old Apr 12, 2012, 03:10 PM   #5
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Is there an app like orbit downloader? that lets you download streaming videos, most the apps i've seen for mac aren't really any good.
Bump! Hoping someone knows of a Mac alternative to Orbit Downloader by now.
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Old Apr 12, 2012, 05:29 PM   #6
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The only one that I know of that actually works is Jaksta
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Old Apr 12, 2012, 08:42 PM   #7
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The only one that I know of that actually works is Jaksta
Wow that was so awesome. Thank you so much for that. Now that I know it works I will pay for it. I started with the trial. This is great. Thanks again.
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Old Mar 28, 2013, 07:19 PM   #8
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Hey bro, i just created this account to tell you, i found iGetter downloader, is very similar and works like Orbit. It's not free, but i don't found limitations without a register.
Cya =D
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Old Mar 29, 2013, 09:13 AM   #9
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The only one that I know of that actually works is Jaksta
it's very expensive "Jaksta Deluxe for Mac" is $69.95
No!
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Old Apr 3, 2013, 01:41 AM   #10
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Hey bro, i just created this account to tell you, i found iGetter downloader, is very similar and works like Orbit. It's not free, but i don't found limitations without a register.
Cya =D
iGetter is nothing like Orbit in being able to capture streamed videos. It is just a simple download manager.

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it's very expensive "Jaksta Deluxe for Mac" is $69.95
No!
That is the whole suite which you don't need. Jaksta was also in a recent bundle, so would have cost you pennies.
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Old Apr 4, 2013, 11:03 AM   #11
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Maybe try jDownloader?
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Old Apr 6, 2013, 11:58 AM   #12
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Maybe try jDownloader?
Jdownloader sadly doesn't support all streaming protocols. For example http://svn.jdownloader.org/issues/6036 adobe hds (http video streaming) which is used by most tv stations in Germany is not supported.
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