[theora] Theora and WeBM support in Firefox and Opera

Chris Double chris.double at double.co.nz
Wed Jun 30 07:45:28 PDT 2010

On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 2:20 AM, dos386 <dos386 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Can one expect some help from the browser with saving the video ?

In Firefox, right click on the page, choose 'Page Info'. Click on the
'Media' tab of the window that appears. The URL of the playing video
can be seen there and copied to another tab. From there you could save

The usual Right Click/Save As for the video doesn't work as YouTube
put a transparent block over the video to intercept the right click.
This has the bad effect of also preventing the 'Full Screen' option in
our right click menu which gives higher performance playback in some
cases (using hardware accelerated functions on the video card if


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