aTube Catcher

aTube Catcher

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 160 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.2.527
  • Total Downloads:
    3,768,496
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 16, 2010
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    15.73MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    7,527
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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If you generally skip to the back of a review to read the results, we'll save you the trouble and state up front that aTube Catcher is the YouTube downloader to get. Not just because it's one of the few free and non-ad-supported tools of its kind, though that ought to be enough because it means it's not ad-linked and can download videos from lots of other Web sites, too, including Google, Dailymotion, Yahoo, Comedy Central, Spike, and many others. But aTube Catcher is actually a video toolkit packing many free tools such as DVD/Blu-Ray/CD Creator, DA DVD Ripper, Video & Audio Crop Tool, Queue Manager, Screen Record, Audio Recorder, and others. Some are built in while others require free downloads but integrate fully with aTube Catcher. This program also creates animated GIFs, Audio CDs, ringtones, and MP3s. It captures video streams, converts and merges videos, and erases rewriteable disks, too.

Neat, clean, and compact sums up aTube Catcher's dialog-size user interface, which opens on the Normal mode tab. This is the program's main tool, its video downloader. It's a lot like the others, with some notable (and welcome) exceptions, such as the Enable YouTube HD check box. Better yet, an Output Profile drop-down list offers dozens of different devices and formats, everything from AVI to Zune. It also offers No Conversion, NTSC and PAL TV formats, animated GIF, HD, and lots of other interesting choices. The other tabs access the program's other capable, no-nonsense tools: Stream Catcher, Screen Record, Video Converter, and more. As if that weren't enough, clicking the Tools menu revealed still more utilities as well as the General Settings, Cache, Language, and YouTube options. Add a Video Search Tool and MP3 Downloader to the tool list, incidentally.

Does it seem like aTube Catcher offers a bit too much? Nonsense! Just click Help on the toolbar. This program has one of the longest Help menus we've seen, including the Web-based Manual that opened as soon as our installation completed, as well as links to download codecs, WinpCap, and an Encoder Version. If you skipped to the end, we'll say it again: just get it.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    3.4

    out of 5 votes

    • 5 star 3
    • 4 star 0
    • 3 star 0
    • 2 star 0
    • 1 star 2
  • All Versions

    3.5

    out of 160 votes

    • 5 star 77
    • 4 star 25
    • 3 star 6
    • 2 star 13
    • 1 star 39
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5 stars

"Good product; bundle it with every browser."

January 17, 2011  |  By liam1306

 |  Version: aTube Catcher 2.2.527

Pros

Easy to understand and use.

Cons

Didn't hear about before anywhere.

Summary

If there is anything wrong with this product I haven't found it yet.

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5 stars

"Its at the top of my list"

December 31, 2010  |  By palpha

 |  Version: aTube Catcher 2.2.527

Pros

Free, Fast, has other useful software. great

Cons

not a Zilch

Summary

First of all, its Free, Super fast, and Is more than just just a download manager(screen recorder, video converter,music and video downloader etc) download all videos from user. great piece of software

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5 stars

"I liked it"

December 26, 2010  |  By lancwash

 |  Version: aTube Catcher 2.2.527

Pros

Fast speed, and a lot of supported audio, video and web sites.

Cons

I had no problem with it

Summary

Overall its a good product that helped me get videos on my mp3 player.

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1 stars

"It does want to download malware"

December 21, 2010  |  By flashster

 |  Version: aTube Catcher 2.2.527

Pros

There are no pros

Cons

When trying to download AVG picked it up as malware.

Summary

Will not download until this is straightened out.

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1 stars

"Installs QByrd Malware"

December 20, 2010  |  By markdoiron

 |  Version: aTube Catcher 2.2.527

Pros

It works great.

Cons

After a few weeks you will be notified of an update by the software itself. The update will install the QByrd malware. Good luck getting rid of it!

Summary

No, the copy on cNet is not malware infected. But, this software will lead to a malware infection if you let it manage its own update.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher DsNet
Publisher web site http://www.dsnetwb.com/
Release Date December 16, 2010
Date Added December 16, 2010
Version 2.2.527
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Download Managers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7
Additional Requirements DirectX 9.0 library, Windows Media Player 10, Adobe Flash Player 10
Download Information
File Size 15.73MB
File Name aTube_Catcher_SOMOTO_8004.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 3,768,496
Downloads Last Week 7,527
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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