Open FVD Suite. Choose Download Video/Audio section. You can add the URL of the video clip in section File/Add Url to Download or simply by typing the required address into the URL
P.S. You can copy the link to the video to the clipboard and FVD Suite will add it into the form automatically.
With the help of List of Supported Sites section you will always be able to see the list of sites where FVD Suite can be used for downloading vids.
As soon as you have added the link to the movie clip, press the ADD button, after which you will be offered a window listing necessary settings where you will be able to find two sections: Download и Convert downloaded file to.
With the help of URL: form you will be able to check if FVD Suite can download a chosen movie clip or not.
With the help of Save to: and Save as: forms, you will be able to specify the directory where the downloaded video should be stored and also rename the downloaded file the way you want to.
FVD Suite supports operation through a proxy server – in order to switch on the corresponding mode of operation, tick the box next to Use Http Proxy phrase and type in the proxy data.
"Convert downloaded file to": section.
In this section you will be offered to add the downloaded video into the Converter, which will convert it into any format you need.
First, tick the "Add to converter" box
After that you will need to choose the media format into which you want to convert the downloaded video. FVD Suite supports conversion both into audio formats (mp3, wav, ogg) and into a lot of video formats (wmv, avi, psp, mpeg, mp4). As soon as you are done choosing the required format, you can switch on to changing the settings, even though we'd like to point out the fact that default settings are alright for most of the users.
As soon as you are done changing the settings, push the Download button. This will begin the process of video download. You can track this process in the program's main window. The URL column contains the link to the video, Destination – the folder in which you will find the downloaded video, Size column will show the size of the video file and Progress column will make you see how the process of download is going.
If you want to stop the download of a file, push the Pause button (use the Continue button to continue the download when you are ready). You can also delete separate tasks with the help of the Delete button or delete all active tasks with the help of the Clear button.
If you need to convert the downloaded files into a different format, push the Convert button, which will send all files into the Converter section, where you will have the chance to convert the video into different formats.
In order to change the program settings, open the Edit menu and choose Preferences. There you will see the following settings available:
– choose the language of the program here
– Allows/Forbids error messages
– Allows/Forbids the work of Tray
Start FVD Suite on Windows Startup
– Allows/Forbids the launching of the program during the process of starting Windows.
Automatic check for updates
– Allows/Forbids automatic check for updates
P.S. You will always be able to see which video you downloaded and when it happened. This is what the History button is intended for – it will open a window where you will be able to find the list of all movie clips you have downloaded with the help of FVD Suite.
P.S. You can direct the work of FVD Suite with the help of the Tray button. You will be able to manage the program and also see the progress of conversion and downloading with the help of this button.
FVD Suite offers new function allowing the making of playlists in .m3u format intended for Windows Media Player. In order to make one, you will need to select required clips from the list, right-click on the list and choose Export to playlist