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forsubhi
October 7th, 2012, 02:21 AM
I try some addons from firefox but I couldn't download 720 format , however I can download 360 and 480 formats ,
how can I download 720 format from youtube ?

3Miro
October 7th, 2012, 02:33 AM
Not all videos have 720 format available. Can you watch the same video with 720? If you cannot watch it then you cannot download it either.

greatsirkain
October 7th, 2012, 02:33 AM
do you mean download as in watch at youtube.com or save to your computer? To watch 720 make sure your internet is fast enough first of all. If you mean save it you're not supposed to (there's a sticky about it at the top of the help topics, it's against their T&C's) and asking about it might get you into trouble :)

forsubhi
October 7th, 2012, 02:51 PM
I don't understand how there is some addons on firefox that save the videos and there are available and legal.

Cheesemill
October 7th, 2012, 03:14 PM
Please read this post:
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1850955

coffeecat
October 7th, 2012, 04:19 PM
@forsubhi, Youtube's ToS specifically disallow downloading videos. Please see the link Cheesemill posted.

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