Sometimes, you want to save an online video from a media website to your local hard drive to watch it later on. In Google Chrome (or its open-source twin, Chromium), this can be achieved by following five simple steps.
1) Open the media website. If there is an 'options' menu that allows you to specify your preferred player format, select HTML (not Flash). If different qualities and / or resolutions are offered, pick the best.
i to show Chrome's integrated Developer Tools.
3) In the Developer Tools window, browse to Resources > Frames > [name-of-video-frame] > Media.
4) Right-click on the mp4-file and choose "Open Link in New Tab".
s to save the video to your local hard drive.