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I'm not quite sure where to ask this, but I figured this would be the most logical choice. I'm trying to figure out where to find the actual FLV video YouTube files. I've found several tutorials on the internet, but none that work. So if anyone knows, that'd be much appreciated.

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I haven't tried it, but try this: [stackoverflow.com/a/17305321/994031][1] [1]: stackoverflow.com/a/17305321/994031 –  jfla Aug 4 '13 at 18:02

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You cannot directly obtain a source of the video from YouTube. There are many websites that allow you to download videos from YouTube in various formats such as an FLV format. An application like JDownloader works great for YouTube videos and many more!

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If there is no way to obtain these sources, than how do applications such as JDownloader do it? –  T Hexi Aug 4 '13 at 1:26
@THexi Well, manually it is not really feasible to do, though if you know any programming take a look at something like this: sajithmr.me/download-youtube-videos-using-php-code –  Fogest Aug 4 '13 at 1:29

Atube Catcher is another program that allows to download Youtube videos.

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