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How to Download Songs from YouTube on Windows/Mac

Last updated: 2018-03-22 | Eva C Levy
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I know there are many other choices to get YouTube music downloaded.

However, it’s hard to figure out which one is the best.

Today, we would like to introduce AnyUTube to you.

AnyUTube is a one-stop media solution.

You’re allowed to download videos and songs.

It can also be counted as a media converter and cutter.

More importantly, it’s available on both Windows and Mac.

The article will sophisticatedly illustrate how to extract music from online streaming sites with AnyUTube.

Part1: How to download YouTube music online?

First, I’m going to show you how to download a YouTube video as an audio file with AmoyShare YouTube Online Converter .

Step1: Paste the URL of the YouTube video to the search box of YouTube Online Converter. Search result will be shown within seconds.

Free YouTube Converter

Step 2: By clicking on ‘Download’, you can now save this video either as a video file or audio.

Free YouTube Converter

Part 2: How to download YouTube music with AnyUTube?

Whenever I want to download YouTube music, AnyUTube is always my first choice. With AnyUTube, I can:

  • Search for and online stream YouTube videos
  • Download unlimited YouTube videos
  • Batch download YouTube Playlists
  • Convert YouTube videos to MP3
  • Cut media files

Next, I’ll show you how AnyUTube works on Windows and Mac respectively.

1. How to get YouTube songs downloaded on Windows?

Solution 1: Copy And Paste A URL Into AnyUTube

Step1: Copy and paste the URL of the YouTube video into AnyUTube.

AnyUTube

Step 2: Once AnyUTube fetches the video, you can preview it. Then, select a downloaded file format.

AnyUTube

Step 3: By clicking on ‘Open Saved Directory’, you can easily find and manage the file.

AnyUTube

Solution 2: Enter Keywords Into AnyUTube

AnyUTube also features a search engine. Therefore, you can also search music by entering keywords.

Step 1: You’re able to type in a song, an album, or an artist. AnyUTube will fetch the file in seconds.

AnyUTube

Step 2: You can now play and check if this video is the one that you’re looking for. Then by clicking on ‘Download’, you can choose a downloaded file format.

AnyUTube

Step 3: The downloaded file will be added to the Library of AnyUTube. If you need to sync files to iPhone, you can click the Change Saved Directory to iTunes > iTunes Media > Music. Then files will be transferred to iTunes automatically.

Sync Music to iTunes

2. How to get YouTube music downloaded on Mac?

Solution 1: Copy And Paste A URL Into AnyUTube

Step 1: Paste the URL of the YouTube video into AnyUTube. Search result will be shown in seconds.

AnyUTube

Step 2: You can stream the video before downloading. Click on ‘Download’ button, you can choose a downloaded file format.

AnyUTube

Step 3: If you want to sync the file, you can go to the library of AnyUTube. Clicking on ‘Open Saved Directory’, and then copy and paste the file to iCloud.

Sync the file to iTunes

Solution 2: Enter Keywords Into AnyUTube

Step 1: AnyUTube features a search engine. Therefore, except for pasting the URL of the YouTube video, you can also enter a song name, an artist, or an album to search for the music.

AnyUTube

Step 2: After AnyUTube fetches the video, you can click on ‘Download’ to choose a downloaded file format.

AnyUTube

Conclusion

Actually, both the Windows version and the Mac version have the same functions.

So you can choose the version that fits for your computer.

You can use the four solutions to download songs from YouTube channel, Facebook and other online streaming sites.

Whether you need to download songs in MP3 or the video music, AnyUTube just provides the easiest way to help you get it.

If you have any other questions, please feel free to leave comments below.

Thanks for you reading.

Have a great day.

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