4 Top Tricks to Download YouTube Videos by Changing URL

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Cedric Grantham updated on Jan 19, 2021 to iOS & Mac Topics | How-to Articles

YouTube is one of the best online video websites that allows users to upload, view, share, and comment on varieties of media videos. Although it doesn't provide video downloading service, which brings many inconveniences, there are plenty of tricks to make it work for you and don't involve copyright infringement.

What are the URL tricks to save YouTube offline

The ways below show you the most direct method to download YouTube videos by changing URL without any software. Try any of them as you need.

Tip #1: Change YouTube to ssyoutube

youtube.com/watch?v=C6MVEwl0ceI&t=2s -> ssyoutube.com/watch?v=C6MVEwl0ceI&t=2s

Tip #2: Change YouTube to youpak

youtube.com/watch?v=C6MVEwl0ceI&t=2s -> youpak.com/watch?v=C6MVEwl0ceI&t=2s

Tip #3: Insert "pp" after "youtube"

youtube.com/watch?v=C6MVEwl0ceI&t=2s -> youtubepp.com/watch?v=C6MVEwl0ceI&t=2s

Tip #4: Add "pwn" before "youtube"

youtube.com/watch?v=C6MVEwl0ceI&t=2s -> pwnyoutube.com/watch?v=C6MVEwl0ceI&t=2s

What you need to know is that these tricks won't be available all the time because some of the online video downloading services always won't last long. If you can't download YouTube videos by changing URL, how to make it done? Easily! Try EaseUS MobiMover Free Video Downloader, which is a 100% free and stable video downloading tool enabling you to save videos from YouTube, DailyMotion, Vimeo, Facebook, Instagram, and other pop websites from URL.

How to download YouTube videos from URL within 3 Steps for free

EaseUS MobiMover allows you to download YouTube videos to your computer or iPhone/iPad by just copying and pasting URL for free. No matter the video is in MP4, MOV, M4V, WMV, RM, MKV, AVI, or FLV format, MobiMover can save it to your computer and iOS device without converting. Now, install EaseUS MobiMover Free Video Downloader on your computer and begin downloading video from YouTube by following the steps below. It’s green and 100% secure, feel free to use.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS MobiMover, go to "Video Downloader", and choose to download YouTube videos to your computer.

How to download YouTube videos to computer - Step 1

Step 2. Copy the URL of the YouTube video, paste it into the bar, and then tap the "Download" button. 

How to download YouTube videos to computer - Step 2

Step 3. Then MobiMover will quickly analyze the URL and download the YouTube video to your computer. When it has finished, you can find the video in the selected folder on your computer and enjoy it offline.

How to download YouTube videos to computer - Step 3

Quite easy, right? In addition to the free and convenient video downloading function, MobiMover also enables you to: 

Back up files from iDevice to the computer at a time or down to a particular data category or item with MobiMover.
Sync data between two iOS devices, like transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone without iCloud.
Manage the iOS data by deleting, editing, or adding content on your computer.
Transfer files from computer to iPhone/iPad/iPod without iTunes, like add ringtones to new iPhone.