How to view Youtube videos without flash player!!

Many times it happens that you dont have the latest version of flash player and youtube doesn’t work on the older one. Well here’s a trick that lets you watch them without flash player installed. Moreover, it gives you the options to directly view the HD/HQ version of a video(if available), and a link to download the video. Let’s go

Step1  – If you are using Mozilla Firefox, go to step 2. If not download and install it from here.

Step2  – Install the Greasemonkey plugin by clicking here.

Step3  – Install Linterna Magica

http://e-valkov.org/linterna-magica/#download

Step4  – Greasemonkey will install the script. Just restart Firefox and enjoy the tweak.

Step5  – Sit back and relax.

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Gaurav

WordPress theme developer, GNU/Linux activist, Free Software vocalist, and self-proclaimed geek. I have run three failed startups and a moderately successfully design agency in the past. I worked at Digital Vidya to help create the next generation of e-learning services. I also worked at Winculum, building tools for industry research and benchmarking. Now I'm a Happiness Engineer at Automattic, helping people making the best of WordPress.com :D

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