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Realplayer alternatives

pgm554 asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I'm running XP Pro Spack3 and would like free product that will allow me to save movie clips out of Firefox(Youtube and such).

Real can do this,but it has a very nasty habit of pegging the CPU at 40 or 50% utilization even when nothing is running.

So I have to start a task manager and kill the process two or three times before it goes away.

I've tried deleting it from msconfig so that the resched doesn't load,but it adds it back after the program is reused and rebooted.

It the free Realplayer downloaded from them,but it appears as if there is  just so much crapware bundled in ,that it's impossible to get it to work correctly.
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