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How to download music from shoutcast

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Since the birth of CD from August, 1982, its total quantity has already exceeded 200,000,000,000. Each year, over 5,000,000 of them are buried or burned as garbage. Subsequently the greenhouse effect problem arises during the production and circulation process. With the popularization of computer and internet, this traditional is gradually eliminated. More and more people prefer to download music from the internet, and the excellent internet download manager has been in hot pursuit. Just like the Hidownload, it aims to download movies and music, capture video streaming and audio streaming, and even record radios from internet.

Shoutcast is cross-platform proprietary software for streaming media over the Internet. A large amount of delightful music is collected in this internet radio “stations”.

How to download music from shoutcast?


Download and install Hidownload. After installation, launch this software. A small window will open and ask you would you want to start sniff now. Click “yes” button if you want to capture the stream media right now, subsequently, the software will quickly sniff video URLs and links those are the important parts in downloading the shoutcast music and audio files.


Launch the browser, and enter into the shoutcast. Select the video you want to download. In a short time, the music files will appear on the sniff list as the music just starts playing. Once the video stream captured, the URL will be sent to the download program for downloading.

Or you can open the shoucast music website, and aim the cursor to the video link, right-click the file, select the “Copy Shortcut“ (IE Browser) menu, “Copy Link Location“ (FireFox Browser) or “copy link address” (Google Chrome). Click the “add” button of Hidownload, paste the link into the URL editbox, and click the “OK” button, so the software will begin its work, downloading the targeted music. Soon a tip will remind you the process finished.


Right-click the file, select “Open Containing Folder”, the music files will successfully be saved. Use your music player on the computer to play it.

We could try some other good download methods to save music and less use CD so as to avoid much bigger environment pollution. It is time for us to protect our environment. And at the same time, adopting this method to save videos and music could provide more convenient for people because the files can be saved in the USB flash disk, mp3, telephone and PC. People can listen to the music anywhere and anytime.

And there are some other download managers, such as Flv recorder, Flashrip. Start from the details, to make a bit of our personal contribution for environment protection.

Lianshengjie - About the Author:

The company developed its own software centering on record streaming media, having large number of custmers of the United States, Germany, Britain, Australia and other countries in the world.



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