Download Videos

Downloading a YouTube Video to Your Computer or mobile phone as a sample file.
Various options to download YouTube videos at your convenience. 


  1. Step One: Select the YouTube video. Find the desired video on YouTube and copy its URL.
  2. Step Two: Use KeepVid.com. Open up your browser and go to KeepVid.com. Paste the YouTube URL into the URL field and select the “DOWNLOAD” button (above the large Download and Install icons).

4K Video Downloader free

WinX YouTube Downloader free

Gihosoft TubeGet free

YouTubeByClick free

5KPlayer free



All of them do one basic thing: you give them a YouTube URL (or other video site if supported), they parse it, give you a choice of what size download you want, and provide a link to said download. All are free unless noted and work across all platforms.




One of the few helper sites that supports 4K downloads.




Browser Extensions



Free; Opera, Safari, Chrome, Firefox, IE, Chromium-based browsers

This downloader tool is on all platforms, with an installer for Chrome that skips the Chrome Web Store. It puts a "download this video" menu right on any YouTube page you load, with all the format options on display.

Video DownloadHelper

Free; Firefox, Chrome

Threelly SmartView



InsTube – Free Video and Music Downloader just for Android


source: https://www.pcmag.com/news/331905/how-to-download-youtube-videos / By Eric Griffith/ June 4, 2019