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How to Download and Convert a YouTube Video to Watch Anywhere You Want

Summary: How to convert a YouTube video to MP4/MP3 or any other video/audio formats, so that you can watch the video anywhere you want? This post will shows you the easy & quick methods to convert YouTube videos.

Convert A YouTube Video

How to convert a YouTube video?

As one of the most popular video-sharing sites, YouTube attracts millions of users to upload, share and watch videos every day. You can easily find and view any video you are looking for from this site. However, due to copyrights and other reasons, YouTube doesn't allow you to download online videos on YouTube, and even if you download YouTube videos, not all YouTube video formats are supported on your iPhone, Android or whatever devices you are using. In that case, you may want to convert a YouTube video to MP4, MP3 or any other popular video/audio format in order to play it on your device.

Then, How to convert YouTube videos? You can actually find many YouTube video converters out in the market, but which one is the best? This post will introduce to you two simple and quick methods you can use to convert a YouTube video.

Part 1. Online methods to convert YouTube videos

Many online converters provide you the easy way to convert YouTube videos online. This is a straightforward method as it requires no software installed on your computer at all, provided that you have found a trustable online YouTube converter. Flvto is the most convenient online application for converting YouTube flash video to MP4, MP3, AVI, etc. This service is fast, free, and requires no signup. All you need is a YouTube URL, and the software will transfer the video to the server, and then gave you're a link to download the converted YouTube file.

FLVTO Converter

How to convert a YouTube video with online YouTube converter

Part 2. Convert YouTube videos with professional YouTube Video Converter

This guide will show you how to convert a YouTube video using Aiseesoft FLV Video Converter, a professional and outstanding YouTube Converter software. It can convert YouTube video to MP3, WMV, AVI, MPEG, MP4, etc.

Step 1 Add File

Click the "Add Files" button to import your YouTube Video, you can also click the big plus button or drag and drop the YouTube videos into this software directly.

Add YouTube Videos

How to convert YouTube videos - Step 1

Step 2 Output video settings

Select the output video format you need from the "Convert All to" drop-down list. Click "Custom Profile" icon to set your video and audio parameters.

Choose Profile

How to convert a YouTube video - Step 2

Step 3 Start Conversion

Click "Convert All" button to start your conversion and it will be finished in a short while.


1. Trim Movie

If you just want to convert a clip from your movie, you can click the "Trim" button to open the Trim dialog, you can trim a duration of the video by either dragging the Start Time and End Time sliders or setting the time parameters in each corresponding field.

After you set the trimming time, the length of the captured clip will be shown in the Select Length box for your reference.

Clip Video

2. Video Crop

With Aiseesoft FLV Video Converter you can remove the black edges around your movie video by checking the "Edit" option, and customize your movie.

Customize The Effect

There are three methods available to crop your video:

Method 1: Crop by selecting a crop mode

Select a crop mode in the crop mode drop-down list and click OK to save the crop. There are three pre-set crop modes for your choice: No Crop, Cut off top and bottom black edges, Cut off top black edge.

Method 2: Crop by adjusting the crop frame

The crop frame is the dashed line around the movie video. There are four adjustment lines on the crop frame. Each line allows you to crop the movie video from a different position.
To crop your movie video, you can just move your mouse cursor to an adjustment box and drag the crop frame.

Method 3: Crop by setting the crop values

There are four crop values on the lower left part of the crop window: Up, Down, Left and right. You can set each value to crop your movie video, and the crop frame will move accordingly.

Before you start to crop your movie video, you can select an output aspect ratio from the Zoom list. There are four choices available: Full screen, Keep original, 16:9 and 4:3. After you select an output aspect ratio and finish the crop, the result can be previewed in the Preview window of the program main interface.

3. Capture your favorite image and merge several videos into one file

If you like the current image of the video you can use the "Snapshot" opinion. Just click the "Snapshot" button the image will be saved and you can click the "File" next to "Snapshot" button to open your picture. You can select the destination of the picture by clicking the "Preference" button. As default the captured image will be saved at: your \My Documents\Aiseesoft Studio\Snapshot

If you want to merge the selected video files into one output file you can check the "merge into one file" option. As default the merged file is named after the first selected file (either a title or a chapter)

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We mainly talk about how to convert a YouTube video in this page. Whether you want to convert a downloaded YouTube video, or directly download a YouTube video to your preferred format, you can find suitable solution here. If you still have any question, you can leave us a message.

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December 16, 2020 09:35 / Updated by to YouTube, Video Converter

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