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Hi,
I recently ran across a show with several seasons under its belt and saw something about watching past episodes on my computer.  Today I saw several websites for doing it for free.  But since it involves a download and giving permissions and all that, I wanted to make sure of finding a safe site.  Is this sort of thing real?  No catch?  Can you suggest various websites for this?  Incidentally, the TV show is Z Nation.
Art

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Hi Art

You are wise to be cautious. Not doing so is how people get computer viruses and get their system hijacked for ransom. Yes, that really happens.

There is a safe way to make sure your source is legit (and by the way, the one you're describing does NOT sound legit).

My favorite site for all things streaming is Can I Stream It?
For this show, just follow this link and you'll find all your options for streaming and download.
http://www.canistream.it/tv/series/280494/z-nation

Best wishes

Tedd

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I can answer questions on most types of legal video streaming options, such as Netflix, Roku, Internet-enabled TVs, Hulu, etc. Out of respect for copyright holders, I will not answer questions regarding BitTorrent or other peer-to-peer sharing, where content creators are deprived of their due royalties. I can only answer questions from the viewpoint of a consumer of video services. I have been getting a lot of questions from the standpoint of someone wishing to create content. THIS IS OUTSIDE MY EXPERTISE. My expertise is also limited to knowledge of streaming services and the content available on them, how to subscribe to them, etc. I CANNOT assist with hardware configuration questions.

Experience

I have been a cord cutter for over 5 years. My current setup includes a Roku HD box, a PC attached to my computer and surround sound system, and subscriptions to Netflix and Hulu Plus. I dropped Cox Communications as my cable TV provider and am saving over $100 a month.

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Masters of Organizational Management, University of Phoenix
Bachelors of Psychology, John Brown University

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