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How to Record Audio from YouTube on Windows 10

Jane Zhou updated on Apr 12, 2021 to Screen Recording Utility | How-to Articles

In recent years, YouTube has become a popular social media platform where musicians upload their music pieces, and followers can listen to wonderful music. You can enjoy the YouTube music only if you have an access to the Internet, but what if you can't access the Internet?

One of the best ways is to record audio from YouTube and keep it in their portable audio players for later playback. In this article, we will show you how to record music on YouTube with four YouTube music recorder.

Record Music from YouTube Windows 10 Using EaseUS RecExperts

EaseUS recording software is a full-featured but lightweight audio recorder. It lets you easily capture the microphone or system audio, so recording music from YouTube is a piece of cake with this Windows audio recorder. 

In addition, it is a versatile screen recorder for Windows 10. It allows you to record part of screen, full screen, or a locked region flexibly. If needed, you also can record YouTube videos, live streamings, or other contents from your screen in high quality.

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  • Simple and intuitive interface
  • Allow you to record audio, screen, and webcam at the same time
  • Enhance video with texts, lines, arrows, images while recording
  • Share recordings directly to popular social media platforms

Steps of recording sound from YouTube on Windows 10:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS RecExperts. Choose the "Record Audio" option from the main screen.

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Step 2. Click on the "System sound" option to select the "System sound" as the recording source. Here you can create a recording task to capture audio automatically at a specific time by clicking "Task Scheduler".

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Step 3. Next, click "REC" to begin your recording. When you are done, you can click on the red square button to stop the recording.

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Step 4. Once done, you will see your recording on the Video List. 

Export the recorded file

Windows 10 Record Audio from YouTube with Audacity

If you are interested in recording yourself or want to capture just a small portion of a video's sound, it is good to start with the Audacity program. This software is full-functioned, and it can meet almost all your needs in recording audio files. Following simple steps will assist you in completing your recording process with this handy tool.

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Step 1. First, download and open Audacity software on your device and hit the "Edit" tab and then go to Preferences.

Step 2. In the "Device section of Preferences" window, switch to the "Recording" section.

Step 3. Choose the "Stereo Mix" option. To enable it, go to the control panel of your computer, go to the "Hardware and Sound" section, and then switch to the Sound section.

Step 4. Go to the "Recording" tab and right-click on the blank space of the screen. From the drop-down menu, choose the "Show Disabled Devices" option. Hit "Ok" to save the new sound settings.

Step 5. It is time to open the YouTube video you want to record and hit the "Record" button. Play the video, and when you are done recording, hit the "Stop" button on the Audacity program.

Record YouTube Song Windows 10  with Online Recorder 

If you don't like to download any other software on your computer, the online YouTube MP3 recorder is your best choice. Online Video Converter is one of the online tools that often used. 

As its name suggests, this software lets you download and convert YouTube videos to other formats. In other words, you can use it to extract audio tracks from any YouTube videos and save them as MP3 for later enjoyment. Now chech the below steps to get audio from YouTube.

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Step 1. Copy the URL of the YouTube video that you want to capture audio from, then paste it into the target box of Online Video Converter.

Step 2. Set MP3 as the output format, then click on the "Convert" button.

Step 3. Once done, you can click the download button to save the YouTube audio on your computer.

Record Music from YouTube with Leawo Music Recorder on Windows 10

Different from many other audio recorders, a professional online audio recorder like Leawo Music Recorder doesn't need any extra devices like an outside speaker or microphone. What's more, the professional online audio recorder can also add music tags like artist, album, album artwork to recordings.

Just launch the software and click the "Record" button before playing audio, and it will automatically record the audio you are playing. Users can pause or resume the capturing process anytime. Follow the steps below to record audio from YouTube on Windows 10.

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Step 1. Click the "Audio Source" icon on the main interface to set an audio source firstly. If you want to record online YouTube Music, select the "Record Computer Audio" option.

Step 2. Click the red "Start" button to let this Music Recorder work. And then play the YouTube music that you want to record.

Step 3. In the "Media > Library" tab, you can see all your recordings. Select a recording and right-click it, then choose "Edit Music Tags" to manually edit music tags.


In a word, to record audio pieces from YouTube, you need a YouTube audio recorder. In this article, we have given you detailed tutorials on how to record audio from YouTube on Windows 10 with audio recording software.

Among them, EaseUS RecExperts is the best choice for beginners. It can not only record the screen but also audio and webcam with ease. If you like it, click the button below to download it on your computer.

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