How to Download and Convert Any YouTube Video to iTunes
There are few of YouTube downloader that you can use to download YouTube video to iTunes in the market. If you want to download and convert YouTube video to an appropriate output format for iTunes, such as MP4 or MOV. Here, I will share with you an easy-to-use program to download and convert YouTube videos to iTunes.
Besides downloading YouTube videos to computer, Wondershare AllMyTube (AllMyTube for Mac) also comes with a video player to watch your downloaded or converted videos, a FLV and MP4 converter for both downloaded or existing videos on your computer. Your videos could even be easily organized using the built-in library manager. Moreover, it also features one-click to share favorite YouTube videos on Facebook and Twitter. AllMyTube is the exact YouTube to iTunes downloader you are searching for. Wait, did I mention that it also supports other 40+ video sharing sites? Get any video online you want with AllMyTube.
Now follow easy steps to get YouTube videos into iTunes.
Step 1: Download YouTube Videos
You are suggested to close your web browser before install AllMyTube. Once complete, launch AllMyTube and your web browser (Windows version supports Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome, while Mac version supports Safari). Go to the video page and mouse over YouTube video, and you should see the Download button around the YouTube video player. Don't hesitate to click it. The YouTube video now will be added to the download queue. It's that easy. Just take a coffee until the download process complete.
If you can't see the Download button (the option disabled in Settings > Plugin), just copy the YouTube video URL from web browser address bar and subsequently click the Paste URL button on top of AllMyTube to start downloading YouTube video for iTunes.
Step 2: Convert YouTube Videos for iTunes
As long as the YouTube downloading process is finished, the downloaded YouTube video will appear in the Library tab. So switch to Library tab and right click to select Convert option. From the Formats drop-down list, choose the right format depending on the scenario. Here we recommended the MP4 format from Common Video list. By default, the original dimension would be used. But you can change it by clicking Option button next to the Formats drop-down list.
If the reasons why you download YouTube to iTunes is to watch on your mobile devices, like iPod Touch, you could directly choose iPod Touch as output formats. The optimal video settings will be automatically applied.
Step 3: Import YouTube Videos to iTunes
Now you've got the converted YouTube video for iTunes. Right click the converted YouTube video and choose Open Directory to locate the video. Then open iTunes if it's not yet. Finally, drag and drop YouTube video from its location to iTunes. Depending on the YouTube video size, it will cost you some time to import to iTunes. When finished, you got YouTube video in iTunes's Movies category. Now, this YouTube video downloader has helped you to dlownload YouTube to iTunes successfully.
Below is the step-by-step video tutorial:
YouTube to iTunes Tips:
1. Using the same method described above, you can easily extract audio from YouTube to iTunes.
2. Not only download YouTube videos to iTunes, but also try to turn over 40 video sites to your video library for iTunes. Go to Menu > Supported Sites for all available video sites.
3. To download existing videos (FLV or MP4) to iTunes, go to Library tab of AllMyTube and right click to choose Import. Then follow the above instructions to convert video to iTunes compatible format (MP4, MOV, M4V, etc. ) before adding to iTunes library.
4. Another not-so-intuitive way to import YouTube videos to iTunes is by File > Add File to Library in Windows, or File > Add to Library in Mac.