How To Download YouTube Videos on Chrome

October 2016

If you are looking for a way to download your favorite YouTube videos to your computer, look no further. The Chrome YouTube Downloader browser extension offers a simple way to save all of your favorite content on your computer for offline viewing.

In this article, you will learn how to download and install the unofficial browser extension to your computer. Note that use of this extension requires Google Chrome version 4.0 or higher.

Download and Install Chrome YouTube Downloader

Open Google Chrome and head to the extensions page.

Next, click Add to Chrome. In the warning message that appears on screen, click Continue:

In the window that opens click Install:

Wait for a few seconds for the extension to install. A confirmation message will appear on screen once complete:

Download Videos Using YouTube Downloader

Once the extension is installed, head to YouTube and find the video you'd like to download.

You will see that a new Download button now appears below your video player. Select the option, and then choose your file type:

Videos will download just like any other file on Google Chrome.

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