How to download music and video from YouTube

There are many methods how to download video and audio files from Youtube. In this article, we will show you several most common approaches how to download from youtube.


  • How to download video from youtube by changing URL

Let me show you a much more easy solution how to do it. You must only delete 3 letters from your youtube address in your web browser.

So, let’s try it. Open in your browser page on youtube you want to download. Then delete only letters “UBE” from the address (“……”) and press Enter. You will get a new address (“……”) and you will be redirected to the page where you can directly download video or audio file in MP3 or MP4 format.

You can also choose the time range from which you want to download an audio file, so it is not needed to download complete movie…


  • How to download video from youtube with special Software in your computer

There are many various programs for youtube video downloading. You must download them, install on your computer and use it. Here you can find few free examples:


  • How to download video from youtube using downloader websites

If you don’t want to install special software on your computer, you can use one of the youtube downloader sites. Just choose one from the list below or search for another on Google and follow their instructions.


  • How to download video from youtube with browser extension (plugin)

Dedicated programs are fine. But with browser plugins, you’re not bound to things like system requirements or platform support. If the OS you’re using on your desktop or laptop can run a Web browser, then you can simply install a plugin to work with it.

There is a plenty of plugins for youtube downloading. You can choose one of these:

For Internet Explorer
For Chrome
For Firefox
For Safari


How to download video from youtube on Android phone

Install one of the apps available for youtube downloading and enjoy.

How to download video from youtube on iPhone

Install one of the apps available for youtube downloading and enjoy.





Downloading videos or using an external application to download videos that lack an official button or similar link is a violation of the YouTube Terms of Service and the video owner’s copyright. Proceed at your own risk.

This text has only informative character.


Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Share this article with your friends!
Tony Poruba
is PROUD father and geek. Founder of Enthusiastic beginner in SEO and social networking. He is also an average ice hockey player, canoeist, beer lover, and guitarist. Sometimes (often) he has to go to work as an industrial engineer. His dream is to run as a full-time job and to provide people with useful information.
Tony Poruba on EmailTony Poruba on FacebookTony Poruba on GoogleTony Poruba on LinkedinTony Poruba on PinterestTony Poruba on Twitter
Rate this article
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)