Read the following information on how to use the script.
Select the video from the menu or use the options window to select the preferred video definition and container.
Use these buttons to play/stop the video playback. Clicking the video thumbnail will also start the video playback.
Click this button to get the video stream link. If the download doesn't start, click "Link". The browser will show the open popup window. Some browsers don't have this feature and will open/play the video, for these right click 'Link' and 'Save link as'.
Some sites use DASH streams, which are audio only and video only. These are shown in the videos menu as "Video Only" and "Audio Only". Enable DASH playback support in the options window and the videos menu will show new videos as "Video With Audio". You can play these using the browser player, a plugin or an external player, read below for more details.
Some sites use HLS streams, which breaks the stream into a sequence of small chunks. These are shown in the videos menu as "HLS". You can play these using a plugin or a browser protocol and an external script, read below for more details.
Click these buttons to enter/exit widesize mode.
Click these buttons to enter/exit fullsize mode.
Click the vertical dots to open the options window.
(Video, Object, Embed, Protocol)
Select which type of embed option to use when playing the videos. Choose "Video" if you want to use the browser video player (HTML5), "Object" or "Embed" if you want to use a plugin (NPAPI, not supported anymore by most browsers) or "Protocol" if you want to use an external player.
(Auto, MP4, VLC etc.)
Select which type of media or plugin to use when embeding the video. Choose "Auto" so the video is embedded using its own media/mime type, choose other option for embedding the video with a different media type or with a plugin.
(SD, HD etc.)
Select the default (highest) video definition.
(MP4, WebM etc.)
Select the default video container.
Open Page Link
Enable/disable auto selection of the page link as the default option in the videos menu. This can be used with a plugin or an external application. With this option enabled the video page link is passed to the plugin or the external application which gets and plays the video stream. The plugins that support this are MPV (mozplugger + mpv + youtube-dl) and VLC.
Enable/disable video autoplay. If it's on the video starts to play when the video page is loaded or when a new video format is selected. If it's off a video thumbnail is shown.
Enable/disable DASH streams (video with audio) playback. Available options are "Video", "Embed+VLC" and "Protocol". The default option is "Video". Select "Embed" and "VLC" or "VLC*" in the embed and media menus to use VLC instead. Select "Protocol" in the embed menu to use an external player. This is experimental and it may not work as expected.