How to Download Free Movies From YouTube

by Kefa Olang
YouTube has eliminated video-length time limits.

YouTube has eliminated video-length time limits.

Using online video downloaders, you can download free YouTube movies to your computer without installing a single third-party program. Depending on the downloader you choose, you can download movies in a variety of genres and in video formats such as MP4, FLV and AVI. When you download YouTube videos, they are not only saved to your computer, you can upload them to portable media players for mobile viewing.

Mp3avi

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Navigate to YouTube and open the free movie you want to download. If you can't see the video you're looking for, use the search box to locate it. Use the search filter to increase the chances of locating your video. When you find the video you're looking for, click it.

2

Select the YouTube movie's URL in the address bar. Right-click the selection and click "Copy."

3

Navigate to Mp3avi website and enter the YouTube movie's URL address in the "Link" box.

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Click the "Video" button, select the video format to use, and select the quality settings. Click the "Submit" button and then wait for the video to process and convert.

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Click "Download Video" when the conversion process completes. When prompted, click "Save," select the location or folder to save the video and click "OK." The video begins to download to your computer and a status bar displays the progress of the download. When the process completes, locate your video from the location where you saved it and double-click it to start playback.

Savevideo.me

1

Navigate to YouTube and open the free movie you want to download. If you can't see the video you're looking for, use the search box to locate it. Use the search filter to increase the chances of locating your video. When you find the video you're looking for, click it.

2

Select the YouTube movie's URL in the address bar. Right-click the selection and click "Copy."

3

Navigate to Savevideo.me and paste the YouTube video's URL address in the open box.

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Click the "Download" button and wait for the site to convert the movie. It will take some time to convert a long video, so wait until you see a confirmation message. After conversion, the website displays a list of the video formats in which you can download the movie.

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Scroll down and click the "Download video file" link located next to the video format. When prompted, click "Save," select the location or folder to save the video and click "OK" to start the download. When the download completes, locate the movie from the location where you saved it and double-click it to play.

Videograb.tv

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Navigate to YouTube and open the free movie you want to download. If you can't see the video you're looking for, use the search box to locate it. Use the search filter to increase the chances of locating your video. When you find the video you're looking for, click it.

2

Select the YouTube movie's URL in the address bar. Right-click the selection and click "Copy."

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Navigate to Videograb.tv and paste the YouTube video's URL address in the open box.

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Enter the verification code displayed on the page in the open box and click the "Download" button. Wait for the website to convert the video. When the process completes, the title of the movie appears on the screen. The title indicates that the video has been converted.

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Click the movie title. When prompted, click "Save," select the location or folder to save the video and click "OK" to start the download. Wait for the download to complete, and then double-click the video from the location or folder where you saved it to start playback.

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About the Author

Kefa Olang has been writing articles online since April 2009. He has been published in the "Celebration of Young Poets" and has an associate degree in communication and media arts from Dutchess Community College, and a bachelor's degree in broadcasting and mass communication from the State University of New York, Oswego.

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