Hooray- another video. Here’s the installation:
And here’s the actual usage (Note how annoyingly long the download takes- and I paused the video so you wouldn’t have to wait!):
This review was conducted on a VM running Windows XP Home Edition 32-bit. The specs of the laptop are as follows: 4GB of RAM and an AMD Dual-core 2.2 GHz processor.
And here’s are free alternatives (just copied from another Youtube Downloader review):
URL Snooper 
URL Snooper is one of my favorite programs of all times. In fact it is on my list of programs to write about (expect to see a URL Snooper Tips ‘n Tricks article in the near future).
URL Snooper literally does exactly what Sothink Web Video Downloader does: it monitors and finds streaming videos on the internet and tells you about it.
The difference between URL Snooper and this is:
- URL Snooper is not just for videos – it works with streaming audio files also.
- URL Snooper monitors your network traffic and detects streaming audio/video from there. Therefore URL Snooper is browser independent; in other words it works with all browsers.
- URL Snooper does not have the fancy notification windows.
- You cannot preview your video in URL Snooper before downloading.
While ClipFinder is not a program that is similar to URL Snooper or Youtube Downloader, ClipFinder allows you to download videos from 14 popular video hosting websites. Additionally, ClipFinder serves a search engine for the 14 popular video hosting services.
The video hosting services it supports are:
2. iFilm.com (aka Spike.com)
In addition to being able to search all those website simultaneously with the same query, you have the ability to download the videos (as mentioned above). You can either view a video and click on the download button, or click on “URL – Adress” button from the top and paste in a URL. You can download videos from any of the 14 websites mentioned above (you may also be able to download from more sources but I have not found any yet). The videos are downloaded to your Documents/My Documents folder.
RealPlayer  (thx noha)
RealPlayer (as most of us probably already know) has a feature (“video grabber”) that allows you to download streaming videos off the internet. All you do is right click on the video that is playing -> “Download with RealPlayer” and RealPlayer will download it.
Any videos you download with this you should be able to get with RealPlayer.
(The above was copied from the Sothink Web Video Downloader  review)
Youtube Downloader has potential. If I could’ve gotten the search to work and had it been faster, I would have maybe even recommended it. However, I must instead recommend ClipFinder 
. Remember, though, there’s a billion different ways to download Youtube. Just make sure to download what’s going to be taken off soon
download only things you’re allowed to download.
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URLs in this post:
 Youtube Downloader: http://www.giveawayoftheday.com/mediavigor-youtube-downloader/
 click here: http://mafia-penguin.com/dottech/Install.swf
 click here: http://mafia-penguin.com/dottech/Use.swf
 URL Snooper: http://www.donationcoder.com/Software/Mouser/urlsnooper/index.html
 ClipFinder: http://dottech.org../tipsntricks/4370
 RealPlayer: http://www.real.com/realplayer
 Sothink Web Video Downloader: http://dottech.org/gotdreviews/5962
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