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  • Extracting Film Stills from DVDs

    To easily extract still images from films on DVD, download and install the free VLC media viewer:

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    http://www.videolan.org/vlc/

    1. Insert DVD
    2. Open VLC
    3. File>Open Disc> [select DVD]
    4. Navigate to the desired frame (with video paused)
    5. Video>Snapshot
    6. A still image is automatically saved to your desktop as a PNG image file

    Saving Online Video

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    Some online streaming video can be converted to common video file formats using services such as Zamzar:
    http://www.zamzar.com/url/