How to Download from Howcast

Download, record and capture video and music from Howcast

Step by Step Guide on How to Download from Howcast

Howcast may contain videos or music that have a license agreement that prohibits you from recording them. Do not use Jaksta Products to record copyrighted content or content for which you are prohibited from recording under your license agreement. The instructions on this page are generic and have been autogenerated from your search term.
  1. Preparation
  2. Get the Howcast video page address from web browser
  3. Enter the Howcast video page address in Jaksta Media Recorder
  4. Jaksta Media Recorder extracts Howcast video streams
  5. Jaksta Media Recorder downloads the selected Howcast stream quality and format

Preparation

  1. Download the Jaksta Media Recorder installer;
  2. Install Jaksta Media Recorder by running the downloaded installer;
  3. Once installed, start Jaksta Media Recorder from the Windows Start Menu;
  4. Open your favorite web browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Edge;
    Step 1 to download from Howcast

Get the Howcast video page address from the web browser

  1. Navigate your web browser to Howcast and the page hosting the video or music;
  2. Copy the url of the Howcast page hosting the video or music. Select the Howcast url from the address bar and use Ctrl-C or right mouse click and select Copy from the context menu.;
    Step 2 to download from Howcast

Enter the Howcast video page address in Jaksta Media Recorder

  1. Paste the Howcast url into the Jaksta Media Recorder's text box - Enter (or Drag and Drop) the URL of a video page to download using Ctrl-V;
  2. Press enter or click the down arrow ;
    Step 3 to download from Howcast

Jaksta Media Recorder extracts Howcast video streams

  1. The Howcast video will be detected and begin to extract on the Home screen;
  2. If multiple qualities or formats are available for the Howcast video then these will be displayed in the Multiple Streams Detected popup window. To download the format/quality combination you want, double click the entry;
    Step 4 to download from Howcast

Jaksta Media Recorder downloads the selected Howcast stream quality and format

  1. The Howcast video stream will then begin to download on the Home screen;
    Step 5 to download from Howcast
  2. Once the Howcast video download is complete, double click the download entry to watch it in your favorite video player.