Simple trick on how to download YouTube videos directly on your computer


This article is all about how to download youtube videos directly from youtube without using any software on your system. Sometimes we found something interesting on youtube and then you want to download that video from youtube but youtube company not provided any type of service by which we can download videos from youtube directly. But every question has a solution also here, in this case, we also have two important methods by which you can easily download video from youtube. Here we can learn two methods step by step if the first method is not applicable to your system then use the second method to download videos from youtube. In first method we use any of browser to download videos from youtube directly and in second method we can use VLC Player to donwload videos from youtube directly without facing any difficuties. So let’s start here 

Method 1: –

How to download youtube videos directly from your browser.

Follow these given below steps to download video from youtube, these steps are as following:-

Step 1: – First of all open a video on youtube which video you want to download from youtube.

Step 2: – After that copy the URL of that video from youtube in that browser and then open any of browser of your computer otherwise open a new tab in yours browser.

Step 3: – Now we will go to the address bar of any of browser on your computer and then type “ss” in the address bar before youtube in your copied URL, then click enter to proceed.

Step 4: – Now this will redirect you to the new page which is named such as savefrom.net.

Step 5: – Now we will click on the search button which is given in the form of the arrow, which is given in the side of URL box. As the figure is shown below

save video from youtube directly

Step 6: – Then a link will appear on the screen with the different type of video format like 3GP, WebM, mp4 and many more options will be also available which is select by click on the format option and then click on download button to download that video in your selected format. As the figure is shown below

select video file type in which you want to download video

After that, you saw that download will be started automatically in your browser. by this way you can download any video from youtube.

This is the first method how to download youtube video directly from your browser. If you have any queries about this simply solve this through the comment section. If this method does not work on your system then use the second method to download videos from youtube.

Method 2: – 

How to download youtube videos by using VLC Media Player

Now follow these given below steps to download youtube videos on your computer using VLC Player

Step 1: – First of all install VLC Media Player on your computer. VLC Player is a popular media player by which you can easily access the actual video file on youtube server.

Step 2: – After that, open a video on youtube in your browser which video you want to download from youtube.

Step 3: – After that copy the URL of that video from youtube in that browser and make sure to copy the entire URL of that video.

Step 4: – After that, once you have the URL copied then open VLC Player on your system to proceed.

Step 5: – Ater open VLC Player click on the Media menu which is given at the top most point on the left side. After that in Media menu select Open Network Stream option and click on it to proceed otherwise use Ctrl+N key. As the figure is shown below

Network streaming in VLC Player

Step 6: – After clicking on that option we saw that it will open in a new window on your screen. Now paste the youtube video’s URL into the specific field which is given in new window. As the figure is shown below

use network streaming in VLC Player

Step 7: – Now after that click on Play option to start streaming that video you saw that the video will begin playing in VLC Player.

Step 8: – After that now click on Tools option and then choose Codec Information If you does not found this option then you can directly go to that step by pressing Ctrl+J keys on your computer.

Step 9: – After pressing these keys on your system in VLC Player a new window will be opened on your screen now right click on the text in Location field which is given at the bottom of the new window it will help you to select that all text which is written in that location field. As the figure is shown below

current media information in VLC Player

Step 10: – After that now copy that selected text which is given in the location field by pressing Ctrl+C keys on your system.

Step 11: – Now open a new tab in your browser and then paste this copied text in your browser’s address bar and then press enter. this will load the video directly on your browser.

Step 12: – Now after that right-click on the video now you can saw that many options will be shown on that video now click on save video as an option to save that video on your computer.

Step 13: – Now after that, a new window will be opened on your screen it will ask you for a path where you want to save that video file on your system and it also asks for giving a name to that video by which you can identify that video easily on your system.

Step 14: – Now you can click on save option to download that video offline on your system.

THAT’S IT

If you have any queries regarding this process solved out your queries through the comment section. If you found it is helpful for you then comment bellow and also follow my blog for more tricks and tips related to everything in the computer field.

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