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Freemake Video Downloader

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Freemake Video Downloader is a great free option for downloading videos from the Web and converting them to file types you can use on your favorite devices. The smooth and simple interface couldn't be more intuitive; simply find the video you want to download on the Web, copy the link, then hit the Paste Link button in Freemake Video Downloader to begin downloading. Depending on the original video quality, you'll get options to download the video in different popular formats and various file sizes to fit your needs.

Along with its seamless Web video downloading functions, Freemake Video Downloader offers features that make it easier to use than other programs in the genre. Simple extras, like the ability to play the video straight out of the interface or open the containing folder so you can manage and move files quickly, are time-saving features. It's also important to note that you will need to have Microsoft's .NET Framework 4.0 installed to use this program.

Overall, Freemake Video Downloader is a painless way to download online video. Anyone who wants to keep online videos local or wants to convert video for different devices should check out this software.

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  • All versions:

    3.8 stars

    out of 127 votes

    • 5 star: 67
    • 4 star: 23
    • 3 star: 7
    • 2 star: 5
    • 1 star: 25
  • Current version:

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    • 5 star: 1
    • 4 star: 1
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
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  • 5.0 stars

    "Great Piece Of Software"

    March 14, 2011  |   By indianacarnie

    Version: Freemake Video Downloader 2.1.1

    Pros

    Where to start?

    Cons

    Took a second to figure out the "paste url".

    Summary

    I started using this about 2 weeks ago and have found that it works excellently. As mentioned in my "cons" section, it took me a few minutes to figure out that you have to copy the url addy first THEN hit the paste button to use. Guess I'm just a dummy because I kept trying to find a "space" to paste the url in. After you copy the address you want , you hit the paste url button then it automatically pastes the url in the download section. That very minor quibble aside, this is an excellent piece of software. Very fast and it downloads videos from sites that ANY of the other downloaders I've tried could not handle.(yes, even adult sites) I am extremely happy with this and it has earned a place on my machine. (Win7x64 Home Premium) Do yourself a favor and try this if you are looking for a flash downloader!

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Fantastic program"

    March 14, 2011  |   By timiadu

    Version: Freemake Video Downloader 2.1.1

    Pros

    Nice interface, provides several download format options

    Cons

    nothing in particular..

    Summary

    Highly reccommended video downloader

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