How to Download Youtube Videos. Quickly & Easily!

Eric Xu, in Technical Tips Tags: Windows

There are already hundreds of methods for downloading clips on Youtube. Now we’re going share with you the most common and fastest ways to download any video on Youtube. (It’s free)

1. Using Web-based Converter

If you ever google “Youtube downloader” you will discover a lot of websites that offer to help download Youtube videos, which actually work. We’re going to show you how it’s done. Take one of these websites for example,

a) Open the website you will see the interface like this (in fact they all look similar), enter the URL for the video you wish to download.


b) To find the URL, play any video on Youtube, copy this text from the address bar and paste into the website where it requires.

c) Insert the URL and then click Continue. Follow instructions and download the video. 

2. Using VLC Player

Same as using web-based converter, copy the URL for the video you want to download. 

a) Right click the screen, Open Media > Open Network… 

b) Enter the URL and click Play to continue.

c) Right click the screen, Tools > Codec Information.

d) In the box that says Location, copy the block of text to your clipboard. 

e) Now go to your browser and paste the link in the address bar. After the video plays, right click and select Save video as… 


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