How to Play YouTube Videos Offline – on PC, Mac and TV
YouTube is a video sharing website on which users can upload and share videos with people all over the world. On YouTube.com, you can find whatever videos you want, such as, funny videos, horrible videos, movie trailer, cooking videos, learning course videos, how-to videos and more. This article will show you how to download YouTube video and burn YouTube video DVD so that you can watch YouTube video on TV. It will contain two parts.
- Part 1: Download YouTube Video to Watch YouTube Offline
- Part 2: Burn YouTube Video DVD for TV Playback
If you are the owner of YouTube video, you can download YouTube video in MP4 to your computer. However, YouTube.com doesn't provide any direct download tool to download others' YouTube videos. But With Wondershare Free YouTube Downloader, you can download YouTube video to computer and play offline. Free download YouTube Downloader (totally freeware):
This program automatically detects the playing videos on YouTube and other video sharing sites when you surfing on web. Just click the "Download" button showing on the top right corner of the playing video, you can easily download web videos (usually in FLV) onto computer. It also includes a prefect video player- Wondershare Player so that you can play YouTube video offline without installing any other software. Just double click the downloaded videos and enjoy your YouTube video now!
There are also other ways to download YouTube videos for offline playback, such as online YouTube downloader if you don't want to install anything, or Firefox downloader extensions if you are using Firefox. If you’ve downloaded several YouTube videos and want to smoothly play them, Wondershare Player is a good choice. It’s a free yet powerful media player and supports almost all the YouTube video formats including .AVI, .MKV, .MOV, .MP4, .FLV, and much more. With an intuitive user interface, you can easily control your playback progress and enjoy the videos in a threat-like way.
To burn YouTube video DVD, a DVD burning tool may be needed. Here I suggest DVD Slideshow Builder Deluxe, which is not only a decent YouTube video DVD maker, but also excellent YouTube video editing software. With it, you could edit imported YouTube video with built-in tools and add photos or decorations like subtitle to YouTube video. Also, a DVD menu could easily be created for YouTube videos using free DVD menu templates. Finally burn video DVD and play YouTube video on TV using stand-alone DVD player or portable DVD player.
Easy Steps to Burn YouTube Video to DVD:
- Step 1. Import downloaded YouTube videos. Add photos & music if necessary.
- Step 2. Author DVD menu based on well-designed DVD menu templates.
- Step 3. Burn YouTube videos DVD with correct TV standard
After select DVD-video as the output, go to Option dialog to define correct TV standard. And finally click Start to burn YouTube video DVD. Once the YouTube video DVD is burnt, you can then insert it into DVD player and enjoy YouTube videos on TV. It's cool, right? With Wondershare DVD Slideshow Builder Deluxe, you could also convert YouTube video to following video formats: MP4, AVI, WMV, 3GP, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, etc.