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It uses the fileSystem API, which basically writes the file to a sandboxed section of your local file system: AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\File System\


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If you download the current version of your document, right-click on the download in the Downloads window of your browser (Firefox) and copy the URL. Then simply append &revision=NNN and paste this new URL into your browser address bar and hit enter. It will download that specific revision. So the only exercise left is finding out which revision ID you ...


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I'm not sure about the Chrome Application, but you can access your "Keeps" directly by navigating to https://keep.google.com From there find the note that contains your image... Open the note Click the image (to display just the image) Right mouse and "Save image as..." (in Chrome) This saved the original (8mp) image for me, not a reduced-for-web version ...


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No. This isn't allowed per section 3 clause 2 of Facebook's Terms of Service: You will not collect users' content or information, or otherwise access Facebook, using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers) without our permission The popular album downloader PhotoJacker was abandoned because of that. (Disclosure: The former ...


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This happens when you have "too many" files in that folder. From the Dropbox Help Center: https://www.dropbox.com/en/help/49 Can I download entire folders on the Dropbox website? Note: It's not possible to use the website to download an entire folder that's over 1 GB or that has over 10,000 files. If the folder is in your account, use the Dropbox ...


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You could use a URL shortener (such as bit.ly or goo.gl) to create a link to the Dropbox public link and get the stats from the URL shortener service.


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VLC may serve. From The Best Hidden Features of VLC: Find a video on YouTube and copy the URL from the address bar. In VLC, head to Media > Open Network Stream. Paste the YouTube link in the box and click Play. Under Tools, click Codec Information. In the box that says Location, right-click the block of text and click Select All. Copy ...


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Try: /Users/USERNAME/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/File System Source Or: ~/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Storage/ext/<extension id>/def/File System/ Source


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Depending on what you want to do with it you have a couple of options. If you're wanting to copy it over to WordPress, you can use Tumblr2WordPress to give you a standard WordPress XML file. If you want the whole thing, posts & images, use this Tumblr Backup to give you a tarball including everything. A .TAR file is similar to a .ZIP file, and can be ...


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Each Wikia site should have an XML dump available on their Special:Statistics page. You can get there directly by following this format: www.<wikianamehere>.com/Special:Statistics Navigate to the "Database dumps" header and select the dump relating to current pages -- you can safely ignore the one regarding page history if you simply want to read ...


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Most likely the content is built dynamically using client-side JavaScript. As such, saving the page won't help you, because the initial HTML to build the page doesn't have that information. A fact of life in this post Web 2.0 world. You might be able to print the page. If so, you can print it to a PDF using one of the many "print to PDF" utilities out there....


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Here's my Windows batch script that supports all latest Periscope updates, plus has an option to download multiple replays, record live streams, convert .ts to .mp4 and rotate it, if necessary. Uses console tools curl, aria2, jq, ffmpeg and two bat scripts by Dave Benham - getTimestamp and JREPL (big thanks for them). Download (16 mb): https://drive....


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Facebook only loads the page a section at a time. If you were to look at the HTML when you first load the page, it only includes what you see. After you scroll to the bottom, and more of the page loads, then more HTML gets added. So if you try to download when the page first loads, you'll only get what's visible. Here's a solution: Open the Facebook page ...


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There currently isn't any feature to show statistics regarding the number of downloads a file has, but there are workarounds that you can do. If you have shared the whole folder, then it is not possible, but if you only shared links to specific files, you can use the bit.ly URL shortener to keep visit statistics for you. The question is of course how you "...


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FastestTube It works really easily as it just adds a download button on the youtube page and has addons for most browsers.


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Since you already know the name of the video you want to download, you can go to the Ted Talks List and download it from there. You can also use the Ted Talks Downloader to download multiple videos at once.


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They have hidden download links under "share" link : https://support.ted.com/customer/portal/articles/2631608


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With additional research I found out, that I can use a service called Google Takeout to have a big zip file generated (40 GB in my case) that can be downloaded.


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VLC can already do this. From The Best Hidden Features of VLC: Find a video on YouTube and copy the URL from the address bar. In VLC, head to Media > Open Network Stream. Paste the YouTube link in the box and click Play. Under Tools, click Codec Information. In the box that says Location, right-click the block of text and click Select ...


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The videos on TED can be downloaded directly from the website. But if you want to download videos from TED in batch, use a streaming video downloader will be more effcient. I use Video download capture to do this job. You can have a try, I think this program won’t let you down.


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Yahoo supports POP with a paid account (and as of December 2013, with standard accounts as well). Gmail supports POP and IMAP - set up a mail client like Thunderbird according to the instructions provided by the mail provider and that's about it. Thunderbird should save by default. To be sure, go to Tools -> Account Settings -> Synchronization & storage,...


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there are couple of ways you can do that. Using browser extension For Firefox there is great extension called Save images which lets you download images from the page automatically, I think same can be found for chrome. But my Favorite is simple application called wget. It is a command line application which can download anything from a given page, you ...


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You can use Dropbox for this as well. Check the answers to this question on Web Apps and this one on Superuser to see how you can link directly to the file you want to download.


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Google Docs follows the same standards as Microsoft Docs when it comes to comments in documentation; they are ephemeral only to ask/provide clarification on a paragraph/sentence. After which the highlighted portion should be corrected and the comment removed when all collaborators have agreed on the change. In Microsoft, this will be done with deleting the ...


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Why not use Offliberty website. Copy the URL and paste it into the big bar inside the website and hit the button. You will get video and mp3 download links.


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Bintray.com is a social platform for community-based software distribution. It is also the only platform that integrates developer tools (Build tools, etc.) and APIs, allowing full process automation, including auto-generating of indexes for multiple repository formats and also, the platform is highly available and optimized to deliver high-performance ...


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Real APK Leecher works...so should apk-downloader (but downloading .apk is not recommended...you might instead want to save it to apk through device) EDIT: steps for Real Apk Leecher use this app to know your device id Download Real Apk Leecher and enter details it asks for (it asks for your google account password, so rather create a new account for this ...


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You can open a .ZIP or .RAR stored in Google Drive with the Google Drive Viewer and download each file separately. It is not currently possible to further subdivide the download chunks beyond the file level using the Google Drive web interface.


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