• Why can’t I watch video when ESFSoft Rtmp Downloader is downloading?

    Q: During the downloading period in rtmp.exe, the online video buffers for a long time, and even till the video online I played just now download completes, it does not play. And there shows up words that “This connect doesn’t seem to be working. Try again later”.

  • What is rtmpdump?

    The software package rtmpdump is a toolkit for RTMP streams. All forms of RTMP are supported with rtmp://, rtmpt://, rtmpe://, rtmpte://, and rtmps:// included.

    The package includes three utilities, rtmpdump, rtmpsrv and rtmpsuck. Rtmpdump is used to connect to RTMP servers just like normal Flash video player clients, and capture the stream from the network, and save it to a file.

  • What is RTMP?

    Real Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP) is a multimedia streaming designed for streaming video, audio, movies and data over the Internet. The popular RTMP websites like Hulu, MTV, BBC, Yahoo, etc.

    You are allowed to play and stream the video directly, but not allowed to download RTMP videos from the websites above that adopting technology of encryption and security.

  • How to download live rtmp video from BBC by ESFSoft Rtmp Downloader?

    BBC is the world's largest broadcast news organisation and generates about 120 hours of radio and television output each day, as well as online news coverage. BBC website contains comprehensive international news coverage as well as entertainment, sport, science, and political news.

  • Why can’t I download video in RTMP stream by an ordinary stream downloader?

    Some videos are streamed from an RTMP (Real Time Messaging Protocol) server, a technology introduced by Macromedia/Adobe to stream flash videos “real-time.” Because it’s streaming it in segments and not as an actual file, there’s no real file to download!

  • What about the sound quality created by ESFSoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac comparing to the original one?

    ESFSoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac reserves the most advanced conversion quality, which is close to the original one, so you’d better select top quality files firstly.

  • Need I register Soundcloud.com before downloading Soundcloud music?

    No, you needn't. ESFsoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac can be used in case of skipping the step of soundcloud.com registration. The only thing you need to do is to find the music link address from Soundcloud.com to freeware’s URL box.

  • Where to find the audio files which I have downloaded by ESFSoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac 1.0?

    Don't worry. The mp3 audio will be saved in the default folder. And every time you run ESFSoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac 1.0 and paste Soundcloud link address to download, it will always remind you of the save folder for once with a small window popping up. Later, no matter how many mp3 you download, it won't bother you any more if it is not exited.

  • How to change the containing folder of downloaded songs on ESFSoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac?

    You can change the downloaded audio saving folder target on the top toolbar, hit the “Open Containing Folder” button , you will find the pop-up window showing the other alternative downloading files storage location, you are free to choose the other folder that you want to save the sound.

  • Is it possible to download multiple files at the same time by ESFSoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac?

    This feature does not exist in the 1.0 version of ESFSoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac yet. The next download can be process only in the case that the former one is completed. According to the same step you can start the next download, that is, copy the link address of Soundcloud music that you want to rip off; paste the URL into ESFSoft Soundcloud Downloader for Mac interface, click “Download” button. Everything is done!