We recommend you to try to save streaming media from XIN MSN Video using a FREE demo version of Replay Media Catcher. Note that even if you buy Replay Media Catcher, it comes with 30-day unconditional money back gurantee, so you have nothing to lose anyway.
How to save HTTP .FLV free streaming video with Replay Media Catcher 3.11 from video.xin.msn.com on Windows 7, Vista or XP
Launch Replay Media Catcher. It appears like this:
Click the Start Recording button. (Note: With many web-sites it is necessary to click the Start Recording button before navigating to the site. So please start recording before opening XIN MSN Video in your web-browser.) The button changes like this:
Launch your web-browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera, Chrome...) and navigate to video.xin.msn.com.
Note that we recommend to launch your web-browser from Replay Media Catcher by clicking Record -> Launch Default Browser.
Play the free streaming video you want to save from XIN MSN Video. Files recorded from video.xin.msn.com (and other web-sites) start appearing in the files list like this:
Once recording starts, you don't need to watch what you're recording. You can stop watching or listening, leave video.xin.msn.com, and go play something else to save. Recording continues automatically.
Click Stop Recording when you're finished recording media streams from XIN MSN Video and other web-sites.
How to Extract MP3's from FLV video files recorded from XIN MSN Video
If you've ever watched an FLV video from XIN MSN Video (or any other Flash Video file), and wanted the soundtrack, Replay Media Catcher has a tool you can use to extract the audio as an MP3 file. Here's how to do it:
Select Tools, Extract MP3 from FLV from the menu.
Locate the FLV file from XIN MSN Video, and select Open. The Extract MP3 screen appears:
Set the name of the MP3 file as you like it (For example, you can leave the name of the FLV video from Hulu XIN MSN Video and just change the extension to .MP3), and click Save.
Your MP3 file will be created in seconds.
Note that the FLV extraction tool of Replay Media Catcher allows you to convert FLV files to MP3 losslessly (i.e. you won't lose any quality when extracting MP3 audio tracks from XIN MSN Video).
How to save HTTP .FLV free streaming video with Replay Media Catcher 3.11 from video.xin.msn.com on Mac OS X
Freeware Wine lets you run Windows software on other operating systems like Mac OS. With freeware Wine for Mac OS, freeware WineBottler for Mac OS, shareware Crossover for Mac OS you can install and run Windows applications just like you would in Windows. You don't need a Windows license to run Replay Media Catcher on Mac OS:
How to install and run Replay Media Catcher on Mac OS X (Snow Leopard)
How to save HTTP .FLV free streaming video with Replay Media Catcher 3.11 from video.xin.msn.com on Linux
Video tutorial: How to use Replay Media Catcher 3.11 (XIN MSN Video downloader) to record streaming audio and video from web-sites like video.xin.msn.com
Overview: XIN MSN Video
XIN MSN Video offers free streaming video. It broadcasts HTTP .FLV streams.
Legal note: Is it legal to save free streaming video from XIN MSN Video?
All-streaming-media.com is not affiliated with XIN MSN Video (video.xin.msn.com), nor the company that owns the trademark rights to XIN MSN Video. This tutorial is provided for educational purposes only. Replay Media Catcher is intended for use as a personal archiving tool only. Please respect the rights of the copyright holders of any material you save. If you like a broadcast you've recorded, please buy the media! Our web-site is not intended to be a replacement for the media stores, rather it allows you to listen/watch and make an educated purchase.
Links to XIN MSN Video, Replay Media Catcher and other XIN MSN Video downloaders
I can't save from XIN MSN Video with Replay Media Catcher. What should I do?
If you have problems recording/downloading/ripping audio/video streams from XIN MSN Video using this tutorial, please post about it in our Streaming audio/video recording forum. The following links may also help you to find a XIN MSN Video downloader/ripper: