How to download Metacafe videos on Mac?

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If you are still searching for a simple and fast downloader that can help you get all your favorite Metacafe videos on Mac then VideoDuke should be your number one choice. This new downloader works with many video hosting websites and allows saving not only video but also audio files easily.

Use VideoDuke to save Metacafe videos on Mac

Requirements: OS X 10.10+. 23.24MB free space. Version 1.1.208. (28th Jan, 2019). 4.5 Rank based on 9+ users, Reviews(8)
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With VideoDuke you can perform fast search of videos according to the topic of your interest without opening a web browser on your Mac. So here is how you can download Metacafe video to Mac using VideoDuke:

  1. Download VideoDuke from the website.
    After you’ve done it, find the .dmg file in the Downloads folder and double-click it. When the installation window opens, proceed by dragging and dropping the .dmg file onto the Applications folder.
  2. Try 2 free trial downloadings.
    Once VideoDuke is successfully installed on your Mac, you can start the software and perform 2 absolutely free downloads. If the software is up to your liking, you can purchase a license for it.
  3. Activate the software.
    When you get the license for VideoDuke, you will need to activate the software with the code to get an access to the unlimited number of downloads. All you should do is copy the code and paste it into the activation window. Then click “Activate” and enjoy unlimited usage.
  4. Pick and download video from Metacafe on Mac.
    Now that VideoDuke is installed and activated you can start searching for Metacafe videos and downloading them on your machine for later watching. Here is the brief guide for you:
  • Open VideoDuke and type URL to a Metacafe video into the search bar;
  • When the window with quick video saving mode is opened, choose video format and resolution and click “Download”.

Note: If you want to get all downloading options and see all files available for saving from a webpage, then switch to the “Advanced mode” by clicking it. In advanced mode you will get an access to the 4 tabs. Switch either to “Video” or to “Audio” depending on what exactly you would like to save from Metacafe.

What is also great about VideoDuke is that it can be integrated into any web browser. Just click “VideoDuke” in the top menu and choose “Integrate into Browser” option from the drop down menu. Then follow all instructions carefully. This option helps you save time and makes downloading procedure much faster.

Another convenience for all video fans is “Bookmarks” option in VideoDuke. All saved bookmarks will be displayed in the main window and you will be able to access any of the saved videos or websites right from the start.

Download and play Metacafe videos with Elmedia Player PRO

Elmedia for Mac

Metacafe is a well-known video hosting website with the content meant for everyone. You can watch the videos hosted there online, but sometimes you may really need to save Metacafe videos on your Mac in order to access them even when there is no Internet connection available.

Elmedia Player PRO is another great Mac Metacafe downloader that is absolutely worth trying! Additionally you can download videos from other video sites. Elmedia Player PRO offers built-in web browser, which is very convenient for browsing through Metacafe videos and choosing those you like and want to download. Later you can play all your downloaded videos in Elmedia Player PRO, because it's also a great media player for Mac with wide range of supported formats.

Here are the steps showing how to download Metacafe videos:

1. Download and install Elmedia Player
Download the setup file of Metacafe downloader for Mac from this webpage and install Elmedia Player by dragging the APP file to the Applications folder. Now launch the app.

2. Activate PRO version on your Mac
In player's menu click "Activate PRO version" and insert the activation code received after you purchased Elmedia Player PRO. Then click OK and PRO version will be activated. No need to restart the application or computer.

3. Useful tips
It is recommended to integrate Elmedia Player into your web browser to gain quick access to "Browser" mode. Use "Integrate into Browser" option with the comprehensive instructions on how to achieve that.

Then open the webpage with the movie you want to download in a web browser and use "Open in Elmedia Player" option to access the downloading options.

4. Select the file for downloading
After the movie you would like to download was chosen on the website and added to Elmedia Player you will see that the downloads list shows the video resources found at the address you specified. Switch the display to "Video" and you will see the FLV files (this format is usually used for video files uploading).

5. Download your video
Now all you need to do is press "Download" and Elmedia Player PRO will start downloading the selected files. After the video is downloaded it will be saved to the folder specified in Elmedia preferences ("Put new downloads in"). The file will also show in Elmedia Player Library.

You also get these great extra features with Elmedia Player PRO:

  1. Save videos from YouTube
  2. Make screenshots
  3. Download online videos
  4. Convert Flash Projectors to SWF
  5. Unique playback options
  6. AirPlay function
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Requirements: OS X 10.10+ , 23.24MB free space
Version 1.1.208 (28th Jan, 2019) Release notes
Category: Other solutions