For purpose of online video streaming and audio streaming downloads, we should know the URLs first, but generally the right URLs are not easy to figure out. Even though some professionals know about streaming media technology, the steps of locating the accurate URL for video/audio downloading are still complex and time-consuming to them.
Good news comes that SoundDownloader 3.0 adds a separate URL Sniffer for free. SoundDownloader now can monitor streaming URLs from lots video/audio websites in real-time without affecting the original feature of downloading and converting streaming SoundCloud music to mp3.
How to capture stream URL from video/audio websites?
1. Download and install SoundDownloader.
2. Click “URL Sniffer” button on toolbar.
3. Click “Start” to activate URL Sniffer. SoundDownloader will remind you of adapter selection at first time. Choose your proper adapter.
4. Then click "Start" button again, it changes to "Stop" later.
5. Visit any online video and audio websites on your browser, the URL is immediately captured.
6. And as for the downloadable media URLs, they will be intelligently extracted and separately listed on “Media” form.
7. Click “URL Sniffer” button on toolbar again, you will back to the main interface of SoundDownloader. If automatically download is set, you will find the captured link is downloading.