Vimeo is a great YouTube competitor. They allow you to download most movies. However, an uploader can deactivate downloads. More or less:

Update (2009/01/11): This method does not work anymore. However, Clipnabber allows downloading "download-protected" Vimeo videos.

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  1. anonymous

     /  January 10, 2009

    AP writes:This trick doesn't seem to work anymore… What is the new URL ? 🙂

  2. raphman

     /  January 11, 2009

    Hmmmm,seems they found this small hole and closed it. As there are very few videos for which downloading is not allowed I probably won't look further into this issue.Thanks for notifiying me :)Use instead


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