.dat video files?? help

By resu ยท 4 replies
Aug 24, 2007
  1. hi,

    I was streaming a video and i have found with discmapper 2 you can find the streamed file in the temporary internet files.

    anyway usually this works great as it downloads at a .mpg or .wmv

    but in this case its downloaded as a .dat file....

    now i know its teh file that i was streaming but i cant find anything to play it
    not even VLC or MPclassic!

    anyway does anyone know of a way i can convert this file to be played easily??
    or does anyone know of a app that can get streamed videos off the net??

    thanks in advance and thanks for your time
  2. resu

    resu TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 172

    no one!?!

    oh well .. guess ill have to rack my brains to the extreme to figure this one out! ive found a few programs which claim to do it but dont :S or only works for DVDs etc

    maybe ill just have to pinch the stream some other way :p

    cheers anyway
  3. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    I don't think doing that is legal.
  4. resu

    resu TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 172

    i guess but if it gets stored on my computer .. in temporary internet files then surely its mine !!!!! allllll mine!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  5. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    You would think so. The questionable legality is probably the reason you haven't received any help.
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