Press the Start button to start the main installation process, and then complete the installation by clicking Exit. If you want to run the program, put a check mark beside " Launch WM Recorder.
The program starts and before work will automatically check and adjust your parameters of Internet access. Click OK to configure the Internet connection, and then wait for the configuration process.
If the program tells you the list of files that require network access, add files to the list of application exceptions in your antivirus and firewall. Install for data files full access to the network.
Now you need to install the WinPcap program to record video from network adapter. Click "Next" to install WinPcap, and then wait until the program will detect the type of your network adapter. Complete the installation of the program.
Open your Internet browser and open any site where the desired video. Start the video at the same time running WM Recorder – the program will automatically record the video. For correct record live video from the Internet you must first open the program WM Recorder, then start the video on the website. Only in this case, the video will be recorded in full.
To view the status of recording, press the Status button. If you want to stop recording, press Stop. In order to further customize the program, open the section Settings if you are not satisfied with your current recording settings.
If you want to record some video from the network, but you can't be at the computer, schedule recording – open the program settings section, select Schedule Recording. Set the start and end time of the recording, enter the URL of the video and its title. The program will automatically start the recording process, even if you're not around.
Advice 2: How to record streaming video from Internet
You can use special software to record streaming video from the Internet. For example, if you want to record video from YouTube, use free tools like Freerecorder 5, Debut Video and CamStudio. You will have the ability to save recorded videos to various formats and play them on your smartphone, MP3 player or tablet PC.
Download online and install tools for capturing streaming video. Free software is available at: Applian.com, Nchsoftware.com and Camstudio.org. Double-click the icon to launch the installation file and follow the installation wizard instructions. Double-click the launcher file of the software tool to begin his work.
Go to the website you want to use for recording streaming video. For example, if you want to record video from YouTube or similar site, use the search box on the web page to find the video you want to record. Enter a keyword or the name of the desired movie and click "Search". When the web page loads, press "Pause" if you start automatic video playback.
Go back to the program to capture the video and start a tab, "Open recording wizard". Select "Start recording" from the menu. Start the "Capture audio or video from the Internet". Keep in mind that first you should read the instructions on how to capture and record various types of videos.
Open again the web site with streaming video and click "Play" to play it. After a few moments the URL of the streaming video will appear in the box software for capturing. Hover over the URL and click on it with the left mouse button to select it. Press "Create new record". Then click on the "finish"button.
Select the tab in the application menu "After recording convert to...". For example, if you want to convert video in required to view format on your IPod, select "IPod video". Click on "Exit". Check the box next to the option "add to ITunes library" and click "OK". Wait until converting software streaming video in desired format and save the file on your computer.