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I am running Ubuntu 10.10; Can anybody please provide instructions on how to download videos from YouTube?

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There is an Add-On in both Firefox and Google-chrome

named as Easy Youtube Downloader.

for Firefox

for G-Chrome enter image description here

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I found something that is recent. Just get a Firefox addon for downloading Youtube video's. Firefox addons for downloading Youtube video's

If you use Chrome/Chromium on Ubuntu, here are some addons for them: [Chrome/Chromium addons for downloading Youtube Video's][3]

[3]: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/search/Youtube%20downloader?utm_source=chrome-ntp-icon here is the tutorial http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yqDqrE_v6pE

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You're unlikely to find a useful Chrome extension by searching the Chrome Store because enabling YouTube video download violates the store's Terms of Services. However, if you install the "YouTube Options" extension, you'll find a disabled download option which you can enable by installing the full version (obtainable from the developer's website by following the link in the crippled version's options). –  Chan-Ho Suh Aug 19 '12 at 21:34

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