YouTube Music Downloader

YouTube Music Downloader

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Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
3.7
out of 98 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
5.0
File Size:
13.25MB
Date Added:
December 25, 2012
Price:
Free
Operating Systems:
Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8
Total Downloads:
3,181,096
Downloads Last Week:
20,296
Product ranking:
Additional Requirements:
Not available

Editors' review

You may have noticed that many YouTube videos are actually music with some kind of visual accompaniment added, such as still image slideshows, cover art, psychedelic effects, and a particular favorite, a video camera pointed at a spinning turntable. You can download and save tunes from YouTube with the greatest of ease with YouTube Music Downloader -- videos, too. This free tool makes it easy to grab and save YouTube files to play later, share with your friends, and do the other things you can do with freely available content. But YouTube Music Downloader lets you quickly choose your audio output quality from a drop-down menu, which saves tons of time in two important ways: it eliminates the need to convert the raw download to your chosen format and bit rate, and it makes the job quick and easy enough that you'll actually save that song instead of just thinking about it. By the time you've hemmed and hawed, you could be done with the download.

YouTube Music Downloader's interface is pretty basic, which goes with the territory: fields for Video URL and Save To (destination folder) as well as the previously mentioned drop-down menu, which changes its options between audio and video formats when you check either MP3/Music or Video. A Status bar tracks the job; a check box tells the program to delete videos after conversion. A Skin button has Hue and Saturation sliders that can produce any interface color you'd like. Clicking Update informed us that ours was the program's latest version. That's all there is to YouTube Music Downloader's controls, except a Help button that accesses basic Web resources.

We browsed to YouTube, searched for a familiar tune, and copied its link from the search results. We pasted the URL into YouTube Music Downloader, selected our format (which depends on availability), and pressed Download and Convert (actually, "Download and Convert!" but we kept our powder dry until the results were in). The job completed in a few seconds. YouTube Music Downloader not only grabbed the tune but the cover art as well. The results more than earned the exclamation mark!

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All User Reviews
  • All Versions:

    3.7

    out of 98 votes

    • 5 star: 57
    • 4 star: 9
    • 3 star: 1
    • 2 star: 5
    • 1 star: 26
  • Current Version:

    3.0

    out of 14 votes

    • 5 star: 7
    • 4 star: 0
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 7
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  • 1 stars

    "You Tube Music & video Downloader .. No dont think so"

    August 10, 2014   |   By ladyrexina

    Version: YouTube Music Downloader 7.6

    Pros

    I honestly couldn't find any. I usually don't review , because someone else has really already said would I most likely would say.. soooo All I found were Con's

    Cons

    But CON's.. well I think this download is exactly that.. a CON...I installed it with NO junk or malware..OR xtra unwanted programs.(Yes you must be Careful). AND then found that every other ,, & at times.. every video I tried to download.. I got a message that the version that I was trying to download was not represented AND after trying every option in the list. I was informed that I would have to UP-GRADE ( for a sum of aprox $30).. which is BUNK... I tried several others.. 3 to be exact.. & on the same exact videos ..NEVER got a message that it Was Not Downloadable whthout an upgrade.. Garbage.. as others have noted. This socalled free program is nothing but a Come On FOR A DOLLAR TAKING UPGRADE.

    Summary

    Well.. I LOVE this place >> C-Net downloads. And find a lot of what I need to keep My Puter running smoothly .As well as other toys & programs such as the You Tube downloaders.. But.. I am sad to say that the ball was dropped on this one.. Not a wise choice at ALL

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