5 Easy Ways to Download YouTube Videos to Your Mac

If you have ever used internet, you must know about YouTube. In simple words, if we talk about online music, videos or movies, YouTube is definitely the first and the foremost name to strike our mind. For a long period, YouTube has been working to achieve a significant position in the world of internet. And now, as we all know, YouTube is the largest Video Sharing Website all over the internet.

Whether we’ve to watch funny clips, trailer of any upcoming movie, even full movies etc or to listen our favorite song, we all opt YouTube at first for sure. Today our article is for those YouTube Lovers, who are looking for such kind of application or online tool which allows them to download YouTube Videos.

In this article we’ve are explaining 5 Easy Ways to Download YouTube Videos to Your Mac. With these defined method, you can easily download YouTube videos within a short interval of time. We’re sharing the best methods as per our knowledge. Please share any other method, if you consider that method better than the provided ones.

Straightly From the Internet

By Adding a “KISS”

If you are looking for an easy to use tool to download YouTube Video, then this is the most appropriate method. Mainly, this method only works for YouTube. According to this method, you just have to add a word “Kiss” prior to “YouTube” in the URL and make it “KissYoutube” .As per example, if the initial URL is www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZIt20emgLY, then make it www.Kissyoutube.com/watch?v=CZIt20emgLY by adding “Kiss”. And instantly, you’ll see the window as we mentioned below:

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Just Click on the “Download By URL” option to download that specific YouTube video.

With Your Web Browser

With Safari Web Browser

With following these instructions, you can download YouTube video in your Mac:

  • Open the YouTube Video you want to download.
  • Pause the video after playing just for some seconds and wait for filling the video progress bar (Grey in color).
  • In the Menu bar, click on the Window option and then on the Activity.
  • After that, look for the line which shows your video. Double click on it and downloading will start automatically.

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With Mozilla Firefox

With Firefox, it’s very easy to download YouTube video. Follow these steps:

  • Initially, click on the “Firefox” button and a menu opens instantly.
  • From the recently opened menu, click on the “Add-ons” option.
  • Then search for “DownloadHlper” or “NetVideoHunter” and install them. Complete installation requires the restart of your firefox. And the work is completed!

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Whenever you play any video or song, you can download them with these add-ons. And these add-ons don’t require the buffering of the entire video.

With Google Chrome

Same as that of Firefox, Chrome also requires some specific plugins to download videos from YouTube or any other video site. Just Click on the Window Option in the menu bar. And then go for Chrome Web Store. Search and install Ultimate YouTube Downloader.

After installing that plugin, video downloading task become easy for you. In order to download video from YouTube or any other website, just click on the Download option (which appears just below the video). And it also allows you to download videos of various qualities.

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With Media Player

With RealPlayer

If you’re using RealPlayer, then you must have RealPlayer Downloader. Whenever you watch a video on YouTube or any other website, the downloader will automatically pop-ups a menu to download the video. You can download it from there.

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