Recently, Google Chrome overtook Mozilla Firefox browser for the first time to be the second most popular browser worldwide (Internet Explorer was still the No. 1 browser). Today, we will introduce the most popular Google Chrome YouTube Downloader that also supports most other video sharing sites.
Wondershare AllMyTube (AllMyTube for Mac), one of the best Chrome YouTube Downloader, adds a "Download" button to any YouTube video on Chrome so that you can get videos off YouTube with one click. It also includes a smart YouTube converter to transform YouTube videos to MP4, MOV, MP3 and any popular video/audio formats you want. Besides YouTube, you could also download videos from other 40+ video sites like Facebook, Vimeo, Metacafe, Megavideo, Dailymotion, Vevo, and more.
AllMyTube is very easy to use. Below is how you can download YouTube videos from Chrome and convert YouTube videos to suit your needs.
1 Browse YouTube videos in Chrome
First download and install AllMyTube. Make sure you check out "Chrome" browser option, and installed the Chrome downloader extension to your browser accordingly. Then launch this program and find videos you want to download off YouTube from Chrome. When you mouse over the video, you may see the "Download" button.
Tips: How to Install YouTube Downloader Chrome Extension
If you have installed AllMyTube before Chrome, you should install the Chrome YouTube Downloader plugin manually. To do so, go to the top Settings, click on Plugin tab and click the Enable button. You need to restart Chrome to finish the installation of Chrome YouTube Downloader extension.
2 One click to download YouTube from Chrome
As shown in the picture below, this great Chrome YouTube Downloader will add a "Download" button on the videos playing on YouTube.com. In this step, you just need to click the "Download" button to let it download YouTube from Chrome. Note that you can download up to 20 YouTube videos at a time. After YouTube videos are downloaded off Chrome, you could find them in the Downloaded library tab.
3 Convert YouTube Videos (Optional)
Depending on your needs, you could convert YouTube to video/audio in any popular format. First, switch to Library and check the boxes in front of videos you want to convert. Then click Convert button to select output format. Finally click OK to start converting YouTube videos.
If you choose to convert YouTube video to Apple device, use the option "Add files to iTunes after conversion" to import YouTube videos to iTunes library.
View below step-by-step video tutorial:
Chrome YouTube Downloader Tips:
1. Double click a downloaded video in the Library to watch offline with the supplied video player.
2. You could also convert local MP4/FLV to any format with AllMyTube. Just add videos to AllMyTube by Import tool from right click menu.
3. If you only want to download YouTube videos and no conversion, just use our Free YouTube Video Downloader for Chrome, IE and Firefox.