How To Download YouTube Videos In Any Format via SaveFrom.Net

YouTube is the biggest video station around the world. Millions of videos are uploaded on it daily. All of us like to watch videos on YouTube. You can easily learn anything by watching videos on YouTube. But watching single video multiple number of times may cost considerable amount of data if you are using mobile data connection. Solution for this problem is to download YouTube videos to your computer so that you won’t have to use your precious mobile data for watching same video again.

There are various third party software available for downloading YouTube Videos. But third party softwares may come with adware/spywares also. So, best idea is to use online services from http://savefrom.net website to download YouTube to your PC or Phone. This website allows you to download videos by inserting URL of the video. Besides YouTube, you can also download videos from other websites.

Downloading YouTube Videos without any Software

Step 1

First go to http://youtube.com and play the video that you want to download.

Step 2

Now click on URL bar and delete portion of the URL before youtube.com. i.e. if URL is http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxxxxxx then delete “http://www.“and write “ss” in place of http://www. 

New URL will become- ssyoutube.com/watch?v=xxxxxxx . Press Enter.

You will be redirected to a new webpage-

Step 3

On the new page you will see a green Download button. Next to this Download button you will see format of the video that you are downloading. Click on the format and you will see the list of available formats for that videos.

Click on the format that you want to download, download will start immediately.

Download YouTube Videos in any Format without any Software

So, using online service of SaveFrom.Net, you can download any YouTube video which is not protected by copyright. You can also go to http://savefrom.net manually and paste YouTube video URL there to download the video. Number of formats available for download depends on the quality of video which was uploaded to YouTube. If a video was uploaded in HD, you will have more downloading options and vice versa. Hope you liked the tutorial. Feel free to comment if you face any problems.

About Aslam Khan

Hi there, I am a blogger, engineer and a computer geek. I love kittens. I spend some of my time blogging besides full time job as Senior Windows Administrator. I like to learn new things.

8 comments

  1. Why all formats not available for my video? it shows only two, 240p and 140p.

    • Hi Frank! Available formats depend on the quality of uploaded video. If a video was uploaded in low quality, you won’t be able to download it in high quality. Hope you understand.

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