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How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP4 Files on Windows

YouTube is a very popular video-sharing site that provides lots of videos for users discover, watch, upload and share. But unfortunately, to do this, you always have to be online. Naturally, it is quite troublesome for an individual to be online all the time. Also there are millions of people who wish that they could simply download their favorite videos from YouTube and then put them onto their portable devices so that they can watch them whenever they are on the go. If you do have such problems, this article will give you some suggestion.


Why Convert YouTube Video to MP4

If you want to play videos on your portable devices, it is necessary to know why we should convert YouTube video to MP4. As we known, nearly all YouTube videos are in the format of FLV and SWF, which are usually unsupported by popular portable devices, however, MP4, as the most widely used video format, can be played by nearly all portable devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod, Nokia, Android, Samsung, HTC, BlackBerry and so on. So to download and enjoy YouTube videos in your hard disk or mobile devices, you need a YouTube to MP4 converter.


How to Convert YouTube Video to MP4 with YouTube Downloader

CloneDVD Studio has introduced an incredibly amazing 100% free YouTube Downloader to help you download and store YouTube videos in your desired formats and devices. It takes the least count of steps and tick tocks of seconds to convert YouTube to MP4.

Step 1. Download and install the total free YouTube Downloader.
Step 2.Run the YouTube Downloader and insert the YouTube video URL to download or click the “open” button to add YouTube video files from hard drive to convert ( if you want to download YouTube videos with Conversion, then check the “ Download with Conversion “ button).
CloneDVD Studio YouTube Downloader-1
Step 3. Click “Browser” to select the folder to preserve the downloaded or converted YouTube videos. And specify the target video format or portable devices by clicking the drop-down list of “Convert Video to”. Here we specify: Apple iPad”.
CloneDVD Studio YouTube Downloader
Step 4.Click “Start” button to download and convert YouTube Video to MP4.

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