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Free Software to Reverse YouTube Video on Windows PC/iPhone/Android

Jane Zhou posted on Apr 27, 2020 to Video Editing Tips | How-to Articles

Reverse YouTube Video on Windows 10
Reverse YouTube Video Online
Reverse YouTube Video on Phones
FAQs About Reversing YouTube Video

Have you ever watched a reversed video like a video of water flowing backward on YouTube or Instagram? This kind of video, funny and interesting, can get more attention and create business value. If you want to record your life with videos in a particular way, you can try to reverse them. If you are a vlogger or blogger on YouTube, Facebook, TikTok, Vimeo, or any other sharing platform, you can use the reverse effect to make your videos more attractive.

But how to reverse YouTube videos? In this tutorial, we are going to show you some free and easy approaches to play YouTube videos backward, including using free video editing programs, online tools, and mobile apps.

Reverse YouTube Video on Windows 10

EaseUS Video Editor is one of the best videos and audio editing software for beginners or pros to edit videos and share to the platform. It enables you to reverse your videos in a few simple steps. Beyond that, it also offers some other functions for you to make your videos more powerful. Let's see its unique features as follows.

  • Has an ability to cut, split, rotate, trim, zoom, crop, speed up/slow down videos
  • Has filters, overlays, transitions, texts, elements effects to make videos stand out
  • Supports all types of files and devices, including Apple, Samsung, HTC, SanDisk, Sony, LG, Huawei, BlackBerry, Amazon, etc.

Before you start, you need to prepare a YouTube video. After that, download the free video editor to reverse video in high quality, then follow the steps as below: 

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Video Editor, select aspect ratio from the given options. Click on the "Import" option to select a video.

import files

Step 2. Right-click on the selected video and select the "Add to Project" option from the context menu.

add to project

Step 3. Double click the video from the track and select the "Reverse" option. Wait for the process to finish. 

Note: Reverse operation may take time, depending on the length of the video.

reverse a video

Step 4. Click on the Export option, and select the media format or platform in which you want to export the video. Make sure to choose the quality of output, video encoder, frame rate, and bitrate.

export the reversed video

Bonus Tip: How to Download YouTube Video for Free

Maybe it is difficult for you to download videos from YouTube. But don't worry, the software called EaseUS MobiMover can help you. Using it, you can transfer data between two IOS devices, migrate content from iPhone/iPad to computer, and you can unlock all kinds of devices locked screen.

Most importantly, running EaseUS MobiMover, you can download YouTube videos to phone once you connect your device to your computer. Also, you can download it directly to your computer. Now download it and follow the simple steps to download the YouTube video that you want.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS MobiMover, choose "Video Downloader" and select the location to save the video.

Free Instant YouTube Downloader-1

Step 2. Copy the URL of the YouTube video you want to download, paste it into the bar in MobiMover, then tap Download. 

Free Instant YouTube Downloader-2

Step 3. After you click the "Download" button, MobiMover will quickly analyze the URL and download the YouTube video. When it has finished, you can go to your selected location to check the downloaded item.

Free Instant YouTube Downloader-3

Reverse YouTube Video Online

Many of you think that downloading the software will waste a lot of time. So are there any methods for you to make video backward without downloading any software? Sure! You can use some online tools below.

1. Kapwing

Kapwing is a professional online video editor and easy to use. You can open the website and upload a video file or paste a URL about the video. After that, you just need to choose the reversing speed and download the reversed video to share.

reverse YouTube video with online tool - Kapwing

2. Ezgif

Ezgif allows you to make video backward without downloading any software. You just need to upload a video file that is less than 100 MB, or you paste the video URL from YouTube. Then, it will show you the video size and you should click on the Reverse video. After that, you can get the reversed video that you want.

reverse YouTube video with tool - Ezgif

The two online video editors are convenient for you to edit videos, but they have some shortcomings. Online tools may be affected by the network speed and have a limitation of the uploaded video files. Moreover, for most of you, online video editors are public, so your privacy may be compromised.

Reverse YouTube Video on Phones

Do you have this kind of experience? You may see something wonderful or strange outdoors, and want to make a reversed video to share with your friends right now. But you don't know how to reverse videos on your mobile phone. It may confuse you. Here, we will show you some mobile apps to help you make videos backward anytime, anywhere.

1. Reverse Video Editor for Android

Reversa Video

Reversa video is a free reverse video app for Android devices. It not only has a smooth interface to browse all the reversed videos but also can play huge, long video backward with the best quality and speed. It can work in a short time. If you are in a hurry, you can have a try.

reverse YouTube video with app - Reversa Video

Download address: https://reversavideo.en.aptoide.com/app

Reverse Video Master

Reverse video master is a cool and free app for Android users. It won't take up much space on the device and enables you to edit and record videos. It is easy to make videos backward. All you have to do is to record a video, then choose the video you want and get to start. Your video will be reversed.

reverse YouTube video with android app- Reverse video master

Download address: https://reverse-master.en.aptoide.com/app

2. Reverse Video Editor for iPhone

Reverse Movie FX

It is designed for iPhone users to reserve YouTube video. It enables you to create some fantastic reverse videos. What's more, it also has some other functions like transitions and animations. You can make your reversed video standout.

everse YouTube video with app- Reverse Movie FX

Download address: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/reverse-movie-fx-magic-video/id1327800711

Reverse Vid

Reverse Vid is a powerful tool to reverse videos. It offers the quickest and easiest way to make your videos backward. You can choose playback speed and rewind the action. Most importantly, to reverse a video, you just upload it, reverse it, and play it.

reverse YouTube video with app- Reverse Vid

Download address: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/reverse-vid-play-it-backwards/id950551948


More and more people like to share their lives with short videos at home and aboard, and special video effects are used widely. To catch people's eyes, you will make your video special, like reverse the video.

EaseUS Video Editor can help you reverse your video easily. Also, you can edit these reversed videos again with some filters, overlays, and other effects to make your video perfect. Just try this software now!

FAQs About Reversing YouTube Video

If you still have some problems with reversing YouTube videos, you can check these tips as follows.

1. How do I reverse a YouTube video?

First, download EaseUS Video Editor and import YouTube videos. Then double click the video and select the "Reverse" option. Last, export and save the video.

2. Can you watch a YouTube video in reverse?

To play a YouTube video backward, you need a video editor to reverse the video and the audio. You can use online tools like Kapwing and Ezgif to reverse YouTube video. Then you can watch it in reverse.

3. How do I reverse a video?

Firstly, open a video file, and choose a clip for reversing. Secondly, edit the video of the special effects and reversing speed. Last, save the reversed video.

Page Content

  • Reverse YouTube Video on Windows 10
  • Reverse YouTube Video Online
  • Reverse YouTube Video on Phones
  • Conclusion
  • FAQs About Reversing YouTube Video

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