Access youtube while it’s blocked by isp

For some reason, youtube could be blocked by your isp, in this article we worked out a solution that could have you still able to watch youtube videos smoothly under blocked condition. Enable you to access youtube anywhere.

Our solution needs to use 2 software here:

1. Follow the link above install Vadalia, it will be run as a encrypted http proxy, allows you to connect to youtube without your isp’s notice.

2. Please use the link above to install Tomato Youtube Downloader, it will help you download the video from youtube. Then you can watch the downloaded video on your hard driver smoothly, no need to worry about buffering problem while try to watch it directly in browser. This could save you from the headache of buffering in case your bandwidth is low.

3. After that, make sure you have started them, you should have 3 icons in your system tray as show below:

3 icons on system tray

3 icons on system tray

4. Go to main interface of Tomato Youtube Downloader, click on “options”, fill in the proxy infomation as shown below:

proxy setup

proxy setup

5. Click “OK” button to save the configuration.

6. Setup proxy for firefox as show below:

firefox proxy

firefox proxy

7. Go to youtube and find the video you want to watch, and copy the url in the address bar:

copy youtube url

copy youtube url

8. Go to Tomato Youtube Downloader, click “New” button at the toolbar, the copied url in the above step will pasted automatically in the text box:

new download

new download

9. Click “OK” button, the download will start:

downloading

downloading

10. After finish, right click on the task, click “Open Containing Folder”, you will find the downloaded videos there.

open folder

open folder

11. Play it in your favorite player, have fun!