wistia- is it legal to download?

is it legal to download frmo wistia, like youtube?
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jcimarronCommented:
25112--See wistia's terms of Service, especially 2.5 Prohibited uses
http://wistia.com/terms
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Scott Fell, EE MVEDeveloper & EE ModeratorCommented:
Beyond what the service that hosts the video is, be it wistia or some other video hosting solution, the question is more about the content and rights holder.   This is a service that the content creator else is paying for, more than likely they don't want you to download the video, they want you to share it by using one of the share links.  Just because it is on the internet does not mean it is a free for all. That is why there are patents, trademarks, copyrights and plenty of lawyers.
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
This is a service that the content creator else is paying for, more than likely they don't want you to download the video, they want you to share it by using one of the share links. But if the video goes viral then the content creator pays more for the increased bandwidth.

25112--See wistia's terms of Service, especially 2.5 Prohibited uses No Porn, Malware, you must own all the rights and not infringe upon others, must be a human. [????}, pretty much covers it..

Since one must 'download' the video in order to view it you can't prohibit downloading the video.
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BillDLCommented:
Hi 25112

Your exact question has been answered in the last sentence of ve3ofa's comment above.  That's all you asked in the title and in the body of the question, "is it legal to download ...".

What you then do with the video file from your browser's temporary file cache is where you may be violating rules and/or laws.
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