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How to Capture YouTube Video for iPhone, iPad, Android, etc.

Q: How Do I capture YouTube video? I want to grab my loved videos from YouTube to my iPad for offline playback during spring journey with my family.

YouTube boasts its remarkable capacity for covering a variety of videos in nearly all genres, e.g. music, movies, sports, gaming and more. It not only enabled users to browse and watch existing videos but turns to a superior platform helping talented video makers to publish user-generated videos, create channels, and even increase their frame online. However, only support for online viewing by YouTube involves users into trouble while they want to keep a copy of favorite videos on YouTube for iPhone, iPad or Android. So, this article will introduce 2 best ways to capture YouTube video for offline playback.

How to Capture YouTube Video?

Want to Capture Video from YouTube? You Need WinX HD Video Converter

The YouTube capture software WinX HD Video Converter will help you garner YouTube video more effortlessly. You can capture favorite videos from YouTube by recording or downloading video clips as MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV or formats for iPhone, iPad, Android or Windows Phone.

Method 1. Capture YouTube Video by Downloading

For someone who only would like to capture YouTube video clips for using at homemade videos, WinX HD Video Converter is the right program to meet your requirements. It enables users to download YouTube videos in 360P SD, 720P/1080P HD, 4K UHD and edit them to get particular video clips as MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV or video formats for iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone etc, in a few clicks.

Step 1. Free download WinX HD Video Converter, install and launch it on your computer.

Step 2. Click on the "YouTube URL" button on the main UI. Copy a video URL from YouTube and then click on the "Paste & Analyze" button to input the video URL.

Step 3. Click on the "Analyze" button to start analyzing your video and get different versions of the video. Then, choose one version and click on "OK".

Step 4. Select a destination folder to save your YouTube video by clicking on the "Browse" button, and then hit "RUN" to start downloading YouTube video.

Capture YouTube Video

Method 2. Capture YouTube Video by Recording

If you want to capture video from YouTube on Mac computer by recording, you can simple use WinX HD Video Converter for Mac version to record YouTube video clips. It is a user-friendly program designed with straight-forward interface that can easily capture YouTube video while keeping possible highest image quality.

Note: As WinX HD Video Converter only supports YouTube download on Windows and Mac, you have to turn to other video recorders for Windows to capture YouTube videos by recording.

1. Launch WinX HD Video Converter for Mac: Open WinX HD Video Converter for Mac and click Screen Record button to access the smaller recording windows.

2. Setting for Recording YouTube Video: Open video you want to capture from YouTube. Uncheck Keep full screen module on the bottom of interface and tap crop button to set record area (YouTube video player). Tap "Start Recording" button after the cropped area is confirmed.

3. Start Capturing YouTube Video: Tap Record button to start capturing YouTube video. Before recording, you can click Setting button to save the recorded video to a specific folder. Tap Record button again to stop recording at certain time. The video will be automatically saved in MOV format.

Record YouTube Video

Related Tool for YouTube Video Capturing - WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe

Download to capture video clips from YouTube and convert to AVI, WMV, MOV, MPEG, iPhone, iPad, Samsung Galaxy, HTC One, Sony Xperia, Google Nexus, Windows Phone, Surface Pro, Xbox, PS3/4 and audio MP3, AAC, AC3, iPhone Ringtone, FLAC and more.

Disclaimer: It's against US copyright law to download copyrighted content. Digiarty Software does not advocate doing this for any commercial purpose.


author - Donna Peng

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Donna Peng's fascination with multimedia began at an early age - shortly after she licked the physical disc and then she's been obsessed ever since. Her decade-long career at Digiarty after the graduation has seen her unmatched expertise in the field of DVD, digital video, software and anything related to home theatre. She is currently fascinated with photography.

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