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Disable-ing automaticly playing of downloaded mp3.

Postby Peter Witteveen on Wed Jun 20, 2007 4:25 pm

Hi there!

I have a simple question (i think) and i hope that someone can help me.

When i am on a website where i can download mp3 files, instead of downloading it and saving it as a file, my browser uses an plugin to play the mp3 automaticly. This means that i cannot download it as a file to my HDD.

At work, on windows, I do the exact same thing and IE (ms browser) downloads it to the HDD, so i know it is possible on that website. (folkden.com)

I checked the firefox and MPlayer preferences, but i couldn't find an option that allows me to download mp3 instead of playing it.

Greetings, Peter
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Postby nick on Wed Jun 20, 2007 4:51 pm

Hi
Try
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/446
MediaPlayerConnectivity 0.8.3 Homepage
by Sethnakht

Allow you to launch embed video of website in an external application with a simple click

* Replace the stream by a simple button
* Add a download icon in the status bar
* And/Or add links to right click
* Works with RealMedia, QuickTime, WindowsMedia, Playlists, Flash, background sounds, Nullsoft video, Shockwave
* Allow the use of any capable media player (with command line support)
* Support Media Metafiles (ram, rpm, wmv, wm, wma, asx, asf, ...)
* Activable per media format
* AutoPlay feature : automaticatlly start to play the first media
* Configuration wizard
* SmartPlay : automatically search and choose the best source using metafile ('+' icon) if exist
* List all media links on the webpage
* Use a sidebar for lists
* Multilingual

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