If you don’t have a stable connection? You can still enjoy your favorite YouTube videos in high quality and at any times. All you have to do is choose one of the tools below, choose your format and quality, and start downloading your favorite videos to your computer. The result is an ordinary video file you can play on any device, whenever you feel like it.
Here we show you 6 different ways for downloading youtube videos in your Window PC and Android mobile. All these methods are free to use and you don’t need to buy any type of license.
6 Different Ways to Download Videos from YouTube to your PC and Mobile
1. Add SS before youtube
This is one of the most popular method on the internet for downloading youtube videos on PC and mobile. To download videos, just need to add a “ss” before the “youtube” in your URL, turn it into “ssyoutube”. For example, the URL of https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmprPSZFBpk, now add a “ss”, the URL changed to https://www.ssyoutube.com/watch?v=TmprPSZFBpk. Then the browser will parse the URL and skip to a window like below:
2. ClipConverter [Web]
ClipConverter is a fast and easy-to-use Web app that’s not only a video downloader, it’s also a video converter. With support for video sites such as Dailymotion, Vimeo, Metacafe, and MySpace, ClipConverter is not a YouTube-only service, and can grab and convert any video using only a link. Copy and paste the video’s link into the box, and choose one of the available options below.
ClipConverter can download YouTube videos in many different video and audio formats, and gives you exact control over the result’s quality.
3. From Kiss Method
This method is the only one just for YouTube, of all the methods mentioned here. To download videos, just need to add a “kiss” before the “youtube” in your URL, turn it into “kissyoutube”. For example, the URL of https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmprPSZFBpk, now add a “kiss”, the URL changed to https://www.kissyoutube.com/watch?v=TmprPSZFBpk. Then the browser will parse the URL and skip to a window like below:
4. Freemake Video Downloader
Freemake is one of best free youtube download manager for window pc. To start downloading, simply copy the video URL to your clipboard and click the “Paste URL” button in the app. This will detect the video automatically, and open up the format/quality dialog.
5. From VLC Media Player
We’ve discussed plenty of ways to download YouTube videos before. However, you have one option already installed on your computer. VLC lets you play and download YouTube videos right from its desktop interface. Here’s how:
- Find a video on YouTube—like this one—and copy the URL from the address bar.
- In VLC, head to 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, right-click the block of text and click Select All. Copy this text to your clipboard.
- Go back to your browser and paste the link in the address bar. This will open the source file directly on YouTube’s servers.
- Right-click the video as it plays and select Save Video As.
You can also record clips from YouTube videos as they’re streaming in VLC by pressing the red Record button in the player itself. This isn’t as direct of a rip, but it’s handy if you need to grab a particular clip out of a long video.
Related Link : How to Play and Download YouTube Videos with VLC
6. Vidmate Android app
Vidmate is one of the best-known applications currently available for downloading videos and songs from online services like Vimeo, Dailymotion, YouTube and lots more. Just download this app from below link. Install on your phone and you can download any youtube video with the help of this app.
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