It is quite difficult to download a video from YouTube if you do not have specially installed software on your pc, as this cannot be done with Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers.
With 4K Video Downloader software you will be able to not only download YouTube videos almost in one click, but also be able to save entire playlists, YouTube channels and even subtitles.
This software is compatible with PC, Mac or Linux, no matter which operating system you prefer.
Follow this tutorial to start enjoying unlimited download of playlists and YouTube channels using 4K Video Downloader !
Setting up 4K Video Downloader
4K Video Downloader is a free software allowing to download videos in high resolution (720p, 1080p at 4k and 8k) from YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo which are the most famous video hosts.
MP4, MKV, M4A, MP3, FLV, 3G formats are available for videos; .m3u files are generated for playlists.
You can also subscribe to YouTube channels from 4K Video Downloader: like this, new videos will be automatically downloaded to your computer immediately after their upload by their editor.
How do I download a video/playlist/channel ?
You just have to copy the link of the video/playlist/channel to download in your browser so that the 4K Video Downloader software begins to analyze its content and will suggest that you choose the definition of videos, the destination folder, the format (MP4 , MKV, M4A, MP3, FLV, 3G / .m3u), as well as downloading the subtitles by checking the corresponding box.
With Smart Mode enabled, you can preset settings to apply for the downloads including format, quality, destination folder:
You will no longer need to choose the characteristics of the videos to download each time: they will be applied automatically.
Download from a Youtube channel
How do I download an entire YouTube channel ?
- Copy the link of the channel to download from your browser.
- Click Paste link in 4K Video Downloader.
While downloading the Youtube channel, you will be able to choose videos to record in case you do not want to download all the content of the channel and apply the desired parameters to the download or activate the Smart Mode beforehand:
Download YouTube subscriptions
Keep in mind that 4K Video Downloader also offers the ability to automatically download videos to your computer from subscribed YouTube channels.
Follow the tips below to learn how to do it:
- Copy the YouTube channel link from your browser.
- Click the Subscriptions button.
- Click on the Plus icon that will appear: the channel link will appear in the program automatically.
- Choose the format, quality, subtitle and destination folder for the downloaded files or activate the Smart Mode before then click Subscribe.
New videos posted on the channels you subscribe to will be automatically downloaded to your PC, macOS or Linux.
It is done ! Enjoy your recorded videos in the best possible quality!
Downloading a Youtube play list
On Youtube, videos are often grouped by thematic playlists, which really makes downloading them easier.
How do I download a playlist from YouTube ?
- Copy the link of the video from your browser. To copy the link of the entire playlist, click on View Full Playlist and then copy the link to use to download.
- Click the “Paste Link” button in the 4K Video Downloader program.
- Then click on “Download Playlist” to start downloading the playlist.
As with downloading a YouTube channel, you can choose just one clip from the playlist.
Enjoy your playlists saved on your PC, Mac or Linux after following these few simple steps!
4K Video Downloader is ultimately very easy to use software that has many features. A single video can be downloaded from YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook, but also a playlist or an entire YouTube channel.
No complicated configuration: a clear and simple interface will help you to make your downloads without any problem.
With 4K Video Downloader installed, you will enjoy unlimited download of YouTube playlists, channels and subtitles.