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How to Download YouTube videos

Instructions
  • 1
    To download YouTube videos you need to find the YouTube video you want and click the download icon on the thumbnail or on the video player
  • 2
    Next, click on the format you wish to download your YouTube video as. If you choose 'Other' jump to step 5
  • 3
    Click "Open" to play the video without saving, or click "Save" to save the YouTube video file onto your computer
  • 4
    If you are using Internet Explorer and you see the yellow information bar, please click the security bar at the top of the page and select download file. Then right click the 'Download' link and click 'Save as'.
  • 5
    If in step 2 you chose "Other (avi, mov, wmv, 3gp, mp3, 3gp2, wma, aac, exe, or zip)" you will see a new thumbnail appear in the bottom left corner of the screen which will show you the progress of the video preparation
  • 6
    You will have to wait until the video is transmitted to our server. When it is done right click on the thumbnail and select the format you wish to download the YouTube video in
  • 7
    The video will begin converting the the selected format on our servers. Usually takes few seconds only
  • 8
    Once the video is converted you will see a "Save as" window where you have to choose to either "Open" to play the video without saving, or click "Save" to save the downloaded YouTube video file onto your computer. Internet Explorer users might experience the 'Yellow information bar' - check step 4 for the solution