YouTube, a gathering place for millions of interesting videos, is also the second largest search engine in the world. Which means what? Whenever people want to find videos, they directly go to YouTube to search since it is a great video resource.
While you can have access to so many videos on YouTube, chances are you want to grab them from the website to enjoy playback offline. But how to grab YouTube videos easily? Here is an answer to your question. Wondershare AllMyTube (AllMyTube for Mac) enables you to grab video from YouTube with just a click. It does more than that. You can use it to convert grabbed YouTube videos to any format friendly to your portable devices. Sounds interesting now? Let’s see how it works below.
Click the Download icon above and get this YouTube video grabber installed on your computer. Here comes the step-by-step guide.
1 Find videos you like on YouTube.com
Use a browser like IE, Firefox and Chrome to enter YouTube.com and find your favorite videos to play. In addition, this program provides a built-in browser in the Online Video tab for you to browse YouTube videos.
2 Grab YouTube
When enjoying the video, you should not forget to mouse over your cursor to the top-right corner of the video screen. There you can find a Download button. Click the button and the program will start to grab the video from YouTube.
Another way is to grab videos by url. Right-click the video and copy the url. Then go to the program to click the Paste URL button. In that way, you don’t even have to open the video, which can help save time.
3 Convert YouTube videos to any format
After the videos are grabbed, they may probably be in the flash format. It’s normal for you to convert them into other formats in order to fit different devices.
This can be done easily with this program. Find videos in the Downloaded category and click Convert on the right. Then you can choose a common format or even a device like iPad to be the output format. Click OK to start the converting process.
After that, you can right-click the videos in the Converted category to find where they are stored on your computer. Then copy videos from the folder to your devices.
By the way, this YouTube grabber can not only grab YouTube videos, it can also grab videos from other +1000 videos sites like Vimeo, Dailymotion, Hulu and more. It deserves your try.