How Does KeepVid Work?
* HTTP Streamed Videos Only;
Bear in mind that KeepVid only supports downloading videos that are streamed online via HTTP based streaming. Therefore, videos streamed online through other protocols like RTMP cannot be downloaded by Keepvid with a given URL. For more info, please go to how to download Flash videos.
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* A Video Download Website;
Since Keepvid is a browser-based video download website, its fatal drawback comes from the location of its download kernel engine, which is embedded in their website server. This can be a great issue since the server's carrying capacity and internet speed will have big roles to play in the course of downloading. There are billions of net potatoes saving videos from Keepvid simultaneously every day, making the download engine feverish like hell. What are the odds for you get the absolute smoothest Keepvid video download journey?
* Java Installation;
Absent Java, Keepvid won't work. "For some sites you are downloading from, KeepVid requires Java (Runtime Environment) for the assistance in fetching download links." Therefore, no Java, no KeepVid.