How to download YouTube videos using IDM (Internet Download Manager)

YouTube is most popular video platform. Sometimes we found a video on YouTube that we want to save on our device but youtube doesn’t provide video download feature. So we can’t download YouTube videos directly.

We can download YouTube videos, but the video plays inside YouTube’s app only and downloaded videos cannot be copied or transferred to another device.

By using some tricks we can easily download YouTube videos. There are many different ways to download Youtube videos. These tricks are used in smartphone and computers.

Download Youtube videos using Internet Download Manager (IDM):-

IDM is a downloading tool by using of this tool we can download software, files, audio, video and other downloadable things from the internet. IDM is a downloading software. You can also download YouTube videos from IDM. IDM is the simplest way to download YouTube videos.

Steps to download youtube videos using IDM:

  • Download IDM from this link.
  • Install IDM on your computer.
  • After installing IDM you have to install the extension on your browser.
  • Now, Go to Computer > Local Disk (C:) > Program Files (x86) > Internet Download Manager.
  • Find IDMGCExt.crx and open chrome://extensions/ in new tab of Chrome browser.
  • Now drag IDMGCExt.crx to extension page. 
  • Click on add Extension.Download youtube videos using idm
  • Whenever you view youtube videos you get a popup at the top of video to download it with IDM.Download youtube videos
  • If this is not working check that extension is enabled or not.

download youtube videos using idm

Here is a video which can help you out:

https://youtu.be/y_pXLdOt0QA

Some other methods to download Youtube videos:

Keepvid.com

Keepvid is a website which is able to provide the downloading link to YouTube videos. This website also supports Facebook, Dailymotion, Instagram and Vevo like websites.

In this website, it provides video in various format like 144p, 240p, 360p, 720p,  3gp, mp4, Flv, subtitle, and audio of that video and other types of format.

Steps to download youtube video using KeepVid:

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  • Open YouTube and open video that you want to be download from YouTube.
  •  Copy URL of the video (that is open on YouTube) as shown in the image.

  • Open keepvid.com website and paste this URL in keepvid.com as shown in the image and click on download button.

  • Click on search button then various format are shown

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  • Select one of format that you want to download from YouTube.
  • The youtube video is downloaded

Steps to download youtube video using Savefrom.net

  • Open Youtube and open the video that you want to be download from youtube.
  • Go to its URL and edit it. Write ss on its URL before youtube.

  • A new web page is open which is savefrom.net website

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  • You can see the various format of videos.
  • Click one of the formats which you want to download.
  • You can also download youtube videos using savefrom.net extension.

Download Youtube Videos using Chrome plugins or extensions:

There are many plugins present on the Internet that help us to download YouTube videos. en.savefrom.net is a website that provides a helper for Chrome browser.

How to use en.savefrom.net extension:

  • Open  savefrom.net website.
  • Install SaveFrom.net Helper to download media files in one click from the website.
  • A .exe file is a download from this website
  • Install this file
  • Follow instruction
  • Enable extension
  • Open youtube you can see a new button with subscriber button and you can download any video with any format by clicking this button.

savefrom.net extension

3 thoughts on “How to download YouTube videos using IDM (Internet Download Manager)”

  1. My relatives every time say that I am killing my time here at web, but I know I am getting knowledge daily by reading these fastidious articles.

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  2. There are also so many video uploading web pages, and these as well provide facility for sharing their videos, but I think YouTube is the most excellent.

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