Video DownloadHelper is an extension for the Firefox web browser. It allows users to get videos directly from within the Firefox browser. But providing you are Google Chrome browser users, you have no choice but to search for a video DownloadHelper alternative for Chrome.
Here comes the question: what on earth is the best alternative to DownloadHelper (a Firefox add-on) on IE and Google Chrome? By countless trial-and-error process, Tenorshare Mac Video Downloader stands out. The following explains the details about this program like DownloadHelper for Google Chrome.
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|Supported Browsers||Sites Supported||Download speed||Format Supported||Stability|
|DownloadHelper||Firefox only||YouTube, MySpace, Dailymotion, etc.||Sluggish sometimes||MPG, MPEG, AVI, RM, WMV, MOV, etc.||Sometimes may crash|
|DownloadHelper Alternative (Mac Video Downloader)||Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, Bing, etc.||100+ sites, including YouTube, Vimeo, TED and more||10 times faster||all common video formats||Stable with no crash|
Mac Video Downloader is really a perfect solution to download videos from Google Chrome. It supports Mac OS X 10.6 or later, including 10.10 (Yosemite) and 10.9 (Mavericks). Windows (Windows 8.1/8/7/XP/Vista)users go for Windows Video Downloader.
See how you can download online videos with Mac Video Downloader step by step, and convert to any format you want.
After download and install of this program, launch it on your Mac.
Search for the video in Chrome with built-in browser of Mac video Downloader, and then play it. Click on “Download” button at the top-right corner of the interface.
This DownloadHelper for Chrome also enables you to download videos by copying and pasting URL.
To convert the downloaded video, go to Download tab, click the Convert button, and choose the format you want.
Not only DownloadHelper, but also many other video downloader have defects more or less. We've gathered troubleshooting tips for other problems, like KeepVid fail to download from YouTube or MP3 Rocket doesn't work on Mac, etc. Just check for details.