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View Poll Results: Will you pay to download online if Kaplan made their Step 1 video lectures available
I'll pay $1500-$2000 2
I'll pay $1000-$1500 4
I'll pay $750-$1000 9
I'll pay $500-$750 7
I'll pay $250-$500 20
I'll never pay even if it available legally, I'll to try to find free download 25
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Default Kaplan Step 1 DVD Videos Download

One of the frustrating issues with our most famous USMLE educational company, Kaplan Medical, is the unavailability of direct Legal download of their awesome Video lectures for Step 1 preparation that would perfectly complement their Lecture notes.

Kaplan insist to give those DVDs only to their course subscribers and does not provide them as Internet download in their website or any other online vender.

Let's start a thread to know your opinion about this and let's put a poll to see if you are willing to pay should such a legal download became available.

Update 02-24-2010
Kaplan listened to us and now they provide live streaming of their videos to their online subscribers
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This will never happen because if they do it they will lose their live prep center students who are paying thousands
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This will never happen because if they do it they will lose their live prep center students who are paying thousands
I don't agree with you,
Consider the money they will get from all those students who are getting illegal copies of those videos.
Those students will never register for the course but they may very possibly buy the DVDs if it's at a reasonable price and am one of them
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The shear memory size of these videos might be a hurdle for Internet download.
The total size of Step 1 Videos only may amount to over 100 GB!

So I think the suggestion should be to ask them to sell us the DVDs with the lecture notes in one package

They can sell it on their website or any online vender such as Amazon
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That's a great idea
Please send them the results of the poll
They may really do it
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Default Kaplan Video Download

by the way Kaplan does allow you to stream online videos when you sign up for the deluxe web prep

Also currently they started to let you view the lectures in the centers online using their local networks though this in not yet for step 1

So I think pretty soon they will start to allow people to view lectures online for the duration of their subscription
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I think the best they can give is online video streaming
Selling DVDs will ultimately lead to piracy copies
you buy the DVDs, copy them, then sell to your ebay friends!
They'll never do it
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Idea!

online streaming is not possible because of shear size of kaplan videos..
Online streaming videos can also be downloaded and saved on pc with some softwares and then sold..
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online streaming is not possible because of shear size of kaplan videos..
Online streaming videos can also be downloaded and saved on pc with some softwares and then sold..
You absolutely right
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Kaplan has used a new software technology called CopySafe
This will allow you to view the video online but u'll never be able to copy it as it is steaming

Check this thread
Fischer Conrad Modules!
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i think it will be on the Internet in a very obvious way and common in a very short time .. with or without kaplan acceptance .. so i suggest to do so by themselves
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you can already download all caplan videos 2007 step 1 free
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Kaplan started to offer online streaming of the videos see this thread
All new Kaplan Videos 2010
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Default kaplan video

You can already download the same videos for free
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Default 2010 step 1 DVDs

Please send me details about these DVDs. email me at ricot02@hotmail.com
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online streaming is not possible because of shear size of kaplan videos..
Online streaming videos can also be downloaded and saved on pc with some softwares and then sold..
hey jus started my step 1 prep..want 2 knw if someone has latest kaplan notes..i hav 2006 version
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You can already download the same videos for free
Path can you show me the way how to get it?
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Default paying for USMLE step 1 kaplan videos

We should pay from 100 to 200
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We should pay from 100 to 200
If you want, you can pay and 500)))
But if not you can download lectures 2010 for free)))
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how can I download them for free, without violating copyright policy
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how can I download them for free, without violating copyright policy
Sorry, you are right, whithout violating in no way
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Default Hi step taker

I m. Preparing forms step 1.and I m. Almost near completion of myfirst read of Kaplan lecture notes. And have given pharma sec read cz with the first read I wasntremembering
Anything....... But even now wen I do see like random pharm questions..... Can't answer them correct...
Is this Normal?? Or there is sum proc with my prep... I haven't started any of mcq banks though... Any advice? Thanks
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Default i really want to have kaplan videos

hey peers i really wanna have the kaplan videos. is there anybody who can help me? plz
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Any one please help me with kaplan video 2010.

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