The online service Y2mate.com its main function is to download videos from YouTube directly to the computer. When using the service, the file is downloaded in MP4 format, which is compatible with several Android and iOS players and cell phones. In addition to the download, the site also allows you to convert audio from videos into music in MP3 format. Check out, in the following tutorial, how to use the Y2mate service to download your favorite content from YouTube and watch whenever you want.
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Tutorial shows how to download YouTube videos using the Y2mate.com online service Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
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Step 1. Open a video on YouTube and select the page's URL in your browser's address bar;
Select the URL of a video on YouTube in the browser bar Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 2. Click on the URL with the right mouse button and choose the option "Copy". The procedure works only when the URL is completely selected, as shown in the image below;
Copy the URL of a YouTube video in the browser address bar Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 3. Access the Y2mate.com online service (http://y2mate.com/) and click the right mouse button on the platform search bar. Then choose the option "Paste";
How to paste a YouTube address into the Y2mate.com tool Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 4. The platform will automatically identify the video and present options for downloading the audio in MP3 and other formats. For this tutorial, however, we will only use the video option.
In this modality, the site offers the download in different types of resolution (which may vary according to the original quality of the file). You can also check the size of the file that will be downloaded to your computer. After configuring the desired way, to proceed, click on the "Download" button;
Y2mate.com makes it possible to download YouTube videos in different sizes and qualities Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 5. The file will be downloaded in MPEG-4 (or MP4) format, which is compatible with several devices, including cell phones. Click the "Save" button to have the video downloaded to your computer.
When downloading a YouTube video in MP4 format using the Y2mate.com online service Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 6. Ready! Just open the downloaded file and watch the video. Use the tip to view YouTube content even when you are not connected to the Internet.