Most of the streaming media websites do not allow a user to download the stream – after all, what is the point of streaming something if the user can save it? While there are many recorder software available for most of the popular services, recording a stream from a rather unknown source can be challenging. URL Snooper comes into play at these times.
The software primarily runs in ‘simple’ mode where it presents simple, easy-to-understand options. In advanced mode, more complex but greater control over all aspects is awarded. URL Snooper will monitor all traffic going through the default browser, and also supports a non-default browser for monitoring.
Settings offered in Advanced mode are plentiful, with auto-detection of network adapter, duplicate removal, sniffing engine etc can be configured. The software also supports manual scanning of any URL.
Key features include:
The program works with all versions of Windows, including Windows 7 (where we tested it).