Videobox

Licence: Shareware ($15)
Version 4.0.5 | Release Date: 2014-03-19 | Download

[NEW] Loads of improvements in this release! Check the new tutorial here.
NEW] General improve in detection speed.
[NEW] Added lynda.com course downloader.
[NEW] Added fast downloaders for vimeo, dailymotion, metacafe and dozens of other sites... check them out!
[NEW] Improved nowvideo and streamcloud support.
[NEW] It is now easy to specify whether you want Youtube HD or Full HD download per video.
[NEW] You can now download several Full HD Youtube videos at the same time.
[FIX] Improved fix for phantom audio while downloading.
[FIX] General improve in stability.
[FIX] Now Videobox wont stall when cancelling a download.
[FIX] Fixed preferences panel.
[FIX] Fixed iTunes import.
[FIX] Fixed Restore Factory Settings button.

Version 3.9.8 | Release Date: 2013-12-15 | Download
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Version 3.7 | Release Date: 2011-08-17 | Download
  • [FIX] "Convert All" could sometimes crash the application. Fixed.
  • [FIX] Under some circumstances, added clips would play in the background. Fixed.
Version 3.6 | Release Date: 2011-08-15 | Download
  • [MOD] The Safari plugin (haxie) is now an official Safari Extension. (with the minor functionality loss it incurs)
Version 3.5 | Release Date: 2011-06-13 | Download
  • [FIX] WebKit is way too unstable for us to support. Removed WebKit Nightly Build support.
  • [FIX] Customizations of preset settings would not be saved. Fixed.
Version 3.4 | Release Date: 2011-05-30 | Download
  • [NEW] Growl notification sent when conversion finished.
  • [MOD] Simplified output settings.
  • [MOD] The Videobox queue can now be resized vertically.
  • [MOD] WebKit Nightly Build support. *WebKit nightly builds change, well, nightly. We can not guarantee the plugin will work with every build, on every day. Use at your own risk.
  • [FIX] Even better protection against duplicate videos being added to the queue.
Version 3.3 | Release Date: 2011-01-25 | Download
  • [NEW] Reset preferences to factory settings button added.
  • [NEW] Added an "Uninstall" option to the dock menu.
  • [NEW] Added preference to control the number of concurrent downloads / conversions.
  • [MOD] Retrying a conversion after a conversion error now skips the download phase if possible.
  • [FIX] Vimeo support fixed.
  • [FIX] Better reporting of the clip's stats in the "Save As" dialog.
  • [FIX] Intermediary file is now only deleted if the iTunes import was successful.
  • [FIX] Tooltips on buttons in the queue were incomplete. Fixed.
Version 3.0 | Release Date: 2010-04-06 | Download
  • [NEW] Added support for the ClickToFlash plugin
  • [NEW] HTML5 support. (although detection might be a bit slower)
  • [NEW] Added bookmarklet support so you can have a "light" button in other browsers than Safari.
  • [NEW] Conversion now uses all available cores, resulting in faster conversion.
  • [FIX] Added a "Convert All" menu item and keyboard shortcut to the main application.
  • [FIX] In Safari, it was not possible to re-add a deleted video to the queue without reloading the page. Fixed.
  • [FIX] Crash when converting then clearing right away. Fixed.
Version 2.4.1b | Release Date: 2008-01-02 | Download

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Version 2.1 | Release Date: 2007-10-31 | Download

formerly known as FLVR

Version 0.9b14 | Release Date: 2007-05-03 | Download
  • Improved Options panel. (Hold down "option" and click the toolbar button)
  • Added option for de-interlacing video.
  • Updated codec. (As of 2007-05-02)
Version 0.9b12 | Release Date: 2007-04-17 | Download
  • General Bug Fixes.
  • Updated Video Codec (as of 2007-04-18).
  • A fix for some .FLV movies with broken sound.
  • A partial fix for the ".MP3" audio option.
  • Added partial Russian localization. (Thanks Pavel!)
  • Added partial Ukranian localization. (Thanks Pavel!)
Version 0.9 BETA-7 | Release Date: 2007-03-28 | Download

A simple Options panel (option-click on the toolbar button, or hold down option while using the menu item.)
Latest codec. (3/30/07)
.AVI output support.
H.264 video encoding
Added support for versions of older versions of Tiger (back to 10.4.0)
Dutch localization. (Thanks Jasper!)
General bug fixes.

Version 0.9 Beta 4 | Release Date: 2007-03-22 | Download
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