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    URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    We have a situation here where students have uploaded some videos onto YouTube which should not be there.

    We need to grap copies of the video for disciplinary purposes but at the same time have them removed from the site.

    Anyone know what player will play them once we manage to grab them?

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/2390/

    Firefox video download plugin.
    VLC plays almost everything, so should be fine
    http://www.videolan.org/

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    Was about to suggest the same. Will produce an FLV file which you can view with an FLV player (http://www.martijndevisser.com/blog/...player-updated).

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    Many Thanks - VLC and Mozilla did the job

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    What sort of videos?

    As its on youtube is it not outside your remit?

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    Depends, if they were uploaded in school or involved some 'incident' during school hours or on school grounds then the school would have reason to discipline them.

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    How do you grab You Tube Videos anyway ?

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    See Cybernerds post. He linked to a Firefox addon that will do it.

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    Quote Originally Posted by Midget
    What sort of videos?

    As its on youtube is it not outside your remit?
    Geoff wins 1st prize

    (A night out with Russ)

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    lol

    trust me wouldn't put anybody through that

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    Quote Originally Posted by russdev
    lol

    trust me wouldn't put anybody through that
    Damn!! The booby prize was going to be 2 nights out with russ

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    Re: URGENT - YouTube hack needed

    Anyone wanting a good FLV grabber to grab videos from youtube etc should try Orbit ( http://www.orbitdownloader.com/ ) I've found it to be the most reliable way of doing it.

    Mike.

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