We recommend you to try to record streaming media from CNTV China 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 record HTTP .MP4 free streaming news video with Replay Media Catcher 3.11 from english.cntv.cn 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 CNTV China in your web-browser.) The button changes like this:
Launch your web-browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera, Chrome...) and navigate to english.cntv.cn.
Note that we recommend to launch your web-browser from Replay Media Catcher by clicking Record -> Launch Default Browser.
Play the free streaming news video you want to record from CNTV China. Files recorded from english.cntv.cn (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 english.cntv.cn, and go play something else to record. Recording continues automatically.
Click Stop Recording when you're finished recording media streams from CNTV China and other web-sites.
How to record HTTP .MP4 free streaming news video with Replay Media Catcher 3.11 from english.cntv.cn 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 record HTTP .MP4 free streaming news video with Replay Media Catcher 3.11 from english.cntv.cn on Linux
Video tutorial: How to use Replay Media Catcher 3.11 (CNTV China downloader) to record streaming audio and video from web-sites like english.cntv.cn
Overview: CNTV China
CNTV China offers free streaming news video. It broadcasts HTTP .MP4 streams.
Legal note: Is it legal to record free streaming news video from CNTV China?
All-streaming-media.com is not affiliated with CNTV China (english.cntv.cn), nor the company that owns the trademark rights to CNTV China. 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 record. 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 CNTV China, Replay Media Catcher and other CNTV China downloaders
I can't record from CNTV China with Replay Media Catcher. What should I do?
If you have problems recording/downloading/ripping audio/video streams from CNTV China using this tutorial, please post about it in our Streaming audio/video recording forum. The following links may also help you to find a CNTV China downloader/ripper: