Ways to Download YouTube to Mac

1. Free Youtube Download Convert for Mac

YouTube is now hosting hundreds of millions of videos and is so far the largest video sharing service with countless users posting homemade clips & funny scenes online everyday. For whoever keen to enjoy their time watching video clips, tidbits, music videos, trailers and even full movies & TV series on YouTube, there are always ways to download them all to hard disk, for FREE. Free Youtube Download Convert for Mac can guarantee fast and stable download. The download formats and quality are fully optional and you can even download high-resolution videos.

Step1 – Paste YouTube Video URL

Once Free Youtube Download Convert for Mac has been launched, you need to copy the URL of the video page and then paste it in the box of “Paste Your Video URLs below”. For batch video download, just paste their URLs one by one in the box.

Step2 – Choose Desired Output Format

Click “Options – Video” and various links of all video formats from the specific site will be listed in the dropdown menu of “Video Format”. Choose a preferred one as the output format.

Step3 – Start Video Download & Conversion

Now, click “Download” to start video download and the downloaded video will be in the format you specified. During the process, all the related details will be provided including title, extension, size, percent, ETA, speed and status.

2. Directly from Internet

Via Adding “1s”

When watching a video in your browser and the URL is like “www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxxxxxxxxxx” and you can simply add “1s” between “youtube” and “.com” and make it look like “www.youtube1s.com/watch?v=xxxxxxxxxxx”. Then, press Enter and the video will automatically downloaded. This way you may have to convert the downloaded video so that they can be played on your devices because you can’t choose the format or quality.

3. Via Browsers

In Chrome

In Chrome Web Store you can get the plugin that does the work. On the menu bar, click “Window – Chrome Web Store” to search and download “Ultimate YouTube Downloader”. After that a “Download” button will appear under the video.

In Firefox

In Firefox an Add-on can do this. On the menu bar, click “Tools – Add-ons” to search and install “DownloadHelper”. After restarting your Firefox, you can see the DownloadHelper icon spin.

In Opera

In Opera an extension is needed to download YouTube videos. In the “Menu”, click “Extensions – Get Extensions” to search and install “YouTube Downloader”. After that a “Download” button will appear under the video. Also, there are a few optional qualities.

In Safari

Open the video URL and play the video for seconds, then pause it. When the grey progress bar is filled, on the menu bar, click “Window – Activity” and find the line that represents the video being streamed. Double-click on the line to start download.

4. Via VLC Media Player

VLC is easily one of the most popular media players and under the surface, there’s a hidden feature to download YouTube videos. In VLC, click “Media – Open Network Stream”, paste the YouTube link in the box and click Play. Under “Tools”, click “Codec Information”. In the box that says “Location”, copy the block of text and paste it in the address bar of your browser. This will open the source file directly on YouTube’s servers. Right-click the video as it plays and select “Save Video As”.

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