Is there a definitive YouTube downloader?

  buel 23:39 17 May 2010

Hi, there seems to be a few posts on here regarding software that downloads youtube videos but many many answers, please can anyone recommend one main program that seems to be successful?

  roy 23:52 17 May 2010

I use Realplayer, see click here

  six-h 00:20 18 May 2010


  gengiscant 08:08 18 May 2010

I use this, which I have found to be an excellent piece of software, it will even strip the audio from a video, save it as a MP3 which of course will play on my iPod.
click here

  rawprawn 08:20 18 May 2010

Orbit Downloader will grab just about anything.
click here

  kristain 10:42 18 May 2010

There are many free programs available on the web to download youtube videos. To find out try to search on google

  buel 23:09 18 May 2010

Thank you all, very much appreciated!
To Kristain, i know that thanks, i just wanted an informed opinion rather than just Googling it...and luckily i got them!! Thanks again!!

  buel 09:43 04 Jul 2010

Hi, i have just tried to use Orbit Downloader on a video on youtube and all it seems to save is a 119kb file to the specified folder, not a video as such? Please can anyone explain to me where i have gone wrong please?

  Big L 266 09:48 04 Jul 2010


buel....the free version of RealPlayer will capture all the video and sound of a YouTube video and gengiscants' link will strip audio from a video for playing on other gadgets.

Happy downloading.

Big L 266

  Atlantic Man 11:35 04 Jul 2010

Tube tilla works- but i usually would just copy the video link from you-tube to another site called keeptube and then through that- download the video

  Bapou 13:10 04 Jul 2010

Is there a definitive? I don't know, YouTube Downloader, download free from: click here is good enough for my requirements. Once a video is downloaded you can convert to a number of formats, including WMV or mp3.

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