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Easy Way to Rip Songs from YouTube

YouTube offers collections of videos and music from all over the world. You can watch any interesting videos and listen to celestial music online for free. And downloading YouTube music videos to save on your local hard drive is no longer a problem since plenty of tools are available to choose from. However, what if you just want to rip songs from YouTube music videos?

To rip music from YouTube, what you need to do first is to download that particular video. And then extract audio from the downloaded video. With Aimersoft YouTube Downloader, you can easily carry out this process on your computer. It provides the easiest way of downloading videos. With simple clicks or drag-n-drop, you are able to download online videos in batches at a fast speed. This program supports more than 1000 websites. Therefore, you can rip songs from not only YouTube but also from many other social media and video sharing sites like Hulu, Dailymotion, Metacafe, VEVO, Vimeo, and more. In addition to popular audio formats mentioned above, this program empowers you to convert the videos to many other formats like MP4, MOV, WMV, AVI, and more, enabling you to play videos on various devices or systems.

Download this excellent application and give it a try. Both Windows and Mac versions are provided.

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Steps to extract music from YouTube videos

The following tutorial will instruct you to save YouTube videos as MP3 files using YouTube Downloader for Mac. Windows users please download the right version on your computer and then follow the same tutorial to complete your task.

1Find the video from YouTube

Run Aimersoft YouTube Downloader for Mac and then go to YouTube to search for the music video you want.

If you are using the Windows version, you are also able to surf YouTube via the built-in browser. After you click the Online Video button on the top of the program, you can open the web browser. Then you are free to visit YouTube or any video-sharing site you like.

2Download YouTube music videos

When you play the video, a Download button will pop up on the right upper corner of the video play window. Click it and then the program will start to download the video you are watching automatically. Alternatively, you can copy the video URL in the web browser and then go back to the program and click on Paste URL on the top left corner.

Rip songs from YouTube

If you are using a Mac version, there is another way to add YouTube videos to the download queue. That is, directly drag and drop the video URL from the browser into the program.

Note: Batch downloading is supported to save your time. Mac version allows you to download 8 videos at the same time while the Windows version allows 10 videos.

3Rip music from downloaded YouTube videos

The successfully downloaded videos will be listed under the Downloaded tab (on the left side of the program). Choose the one that contains the audio you want to extract, then click the Convert button next to it. In the pop-up window for the output format, you can select Audio > Choose MP3 as the output audio format. Click OK to start the audio ripping process.

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Tips: If you are a registered user and want to directly download all the YouTube music to MP3 format, just turn on the Download then Convert button on the right top side of the program's window.

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