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How softwares download web videos?

 
Ryan Webb
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Hi ranchers,

I'm curious how some softwares are able to download online videos from web sites like you tube etc.
I want to make my own in java but I have no idea how to do it.

any advice?

Ryan Webb
 
Joe Ess
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Sites like YouTube use streaming media, usually implemented in Flash. Java has an API for streaming media in the Java Multimedia Framework.
 
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