Here’s everything you need to know about the Video DownloadHelper extension or add-on for smartphones and computers. See how to manually install and use the companion app and download videos from the web using Chrome, Firefox, Opera, etc.
An add-on for Chrome and Firefox called Video DownloadHelper facilitates downloading videos. The user is able to download videos from websites that stream videos over HTTP. It means that you can download videos, movies, and series free from streaming platforms and YouTube
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How to Download Videos Online
The Video DownloadHelper, which also has a feature called Smart Naming, can be used to accomplish this. It allows for the automatic renaming of the video file that is downloading from the video page’s text. Smart names are defined on a per-domain basis. When smart naming is enabled, the name of the file comes from the name of the containing page.
Go to the page where the video you want to download is located and use your mouse to select a word in the title to define it. Keep in mind that it is preferable to choose a word from within the title rather than from the beginning or the end. Right-click and choose DownloadHelper smart name.
How to install Video DownloadHelper
Click the Add to Chrome button after visiting the official Video DownloadHelper page on the Chrome Web Store.
You might want to try out some features before they become available to everyone if you have a curious nature. The Video DownloadHelper development forum has early releases that you can install.
The Best Video Downloaders for Online Browsers
The following are some of the top downloader add-ons that people mostly use online:
- Video Downloader Pro
- YouTube By Click Downloader
- 4K Video Downloader
- Leawo Video Downloader
- Video Downloader Professional
- Video Downloader Plus
- Flash Video Downloader
- MiniTool uTube Downloader