YTD Video Downloader

YTD Video Downloader

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 3866 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.8.7
  • Total Downloads:
    145,084,889
  • Date Added:
    Nov. 26, 2014
  • Price:
    Free; paid upgrade available
  • File Size:
    102.35KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    224,394
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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YTD Video Downloader downloads YouTube videos onto your hard drive. This is a very useful feature if you ever want to view a video offline or convert it into a format that can be stored on a mobile device.

Pros

Quick conversions: In our tests, YTD Video Downloader's free version took no time to convert our videos.

Mobile format conversion: If you want to take your files with you after you've downloaded them, this program also converts files to a variety of formats that work well with mobile devices, such as iPads.

Intuitive interface: The YTD Video Downloader interface is very easy to navigate.

Cons

Overselling: The app is riddled with ads and buttons that sing the praises of the paid version. This is slightly annoying, especially considering the free version works so well that it's unlikely many people would want to upgrade.

Bottom Line

If you want to store your favorite YouTube videos for offline viewing, YTD Video Downloader is an excellent choice. Even if you're new to this type of activity, you should have no problem understanding how to use this app.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    2.4

    out of 41 votes

    • 5 star 10
    • 4 star 3
    • 3 star 3
    • 2 star 3
    • 1 star 22
  • All Versions

    3.5

    out of 3866 votes

    • 5 star 1413
    • 4 star 978
    • 3 star 390
    • 2 star 198
    • 1 star 887
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3 stars

"Security risk"

February 28, 2015  |  By gmaslak

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

I love the way YTD used to work without all the extra add-ons.

Cons

I can no longer install the latest YTD, because Symantec flags the program as a security risk.
It you do the regular install you get a piece of spyware called Spigot installed.

Summary

Used to be a good product, now it is just a security risk.

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5 stars

"easy and effective product"

February 27, 2015  |  By YuanMalvern

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

Free. Simple to use and setup. Effective.

Cons

Well done. no cons

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4 stars

"Useful video downloader for many sites."

February 21, 2015  |  By kcsiaw

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

Downloads easily and in a simple way.

Cons

I prefer My YouTube Downloader.

http://download.cnet.com/My-YouTube-Downloader/3000-2071_4-76276693.html

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4 stars

"Works Great!! No viruses, just Install carefully"

February 15, 2015  |  By aaron837

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

Works as described.

Cons

Careful when you install not to agree to install the other bundled items. Choose Custom Install and Decline the terms of GeniusBox for a Bloatware free install.

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1 stars

"VIRUS ALERT"

February 15, 2015

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

downloads videos

Cons

downloads viruses

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1 stars

"Disappointed"

February 14, 2015

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

Was good until now its been marked as a virus and my Spyware tool automatically uninstalled it.

Cons

Its now classed as a virus and my Spyware software uninstalled it due to 187 threats.

Summary

Not happy a product i paid for and have used for a long time is now useless. I have had no emails or notifications of the issue and whether it will be fixed.

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2 stars

""YTDSetup is not safe and has been removed""

February 14, 2015  |  By Luchanov1

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

usually an excellent product...until recent glitch

Cons

somethings wrong with ytd. i had it already on the pc. then it disappeared this week. tried to re-download ytd

Summary

Visited CNET, clicked on "download". tried to open YTDSetup.exe (installer file) from http://d103rd286sd163.cloudfront.net...norton declared it was unsafe and blocked it...as the earlier reviewer said...YTD needs to be fixed, CNET- its linked from your site

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5 stars

"Install carefully and it will work rewardingly"

February 14, 2015  |  By MrTechAgent

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

Downloads to the maximum permitted by your isp and source.

Cons

I prefer menu box to be larger.

Summary

The virus reported is in error. Google it up.

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5 stars

"YTD Downloader VIRUS Reported by Norton Internet Secure"

February 14, 2015  |  By cosmos9154

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

A good downloader which I always use.

Cons

Recently try to update but was been block by Norton Internet Security!YTD Downloader VIRUS Reported by Norton Internet Security that it contains Security Risk with the name Adware.RocketTab

Summary

Hope something would be done for this YTD downloader!!

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5 stars

"useful video downloader"

February 12, 2015  |  By cckx22

 |  Version: YTD Video Downloader 4.8.7

Pros

very good downloader to download youtube vidoes

Cons

none. good for me.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 4.8.7
Recording 60 fps videos now possible.
General
Publisher GreenTree Applications
Publisher web site http://youtubedownload.altervista.org/
Release Date November 26, 2014
Date Added November 26, 2014
Version 4.8.7
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Download Managers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows, Windows 8, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements Adobe Flash Player 9
Download Information
File Size 102.35KB
File Name YTDSetup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 145,084,889
Downloads Last Week 224,394
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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