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Ways to Convert YouTube Video to MP3 on Mac

Tired of searching hard for your favorite songs heard from YouTube music videos online? It's actually not that complicated any more. Use Free Youtube to MP3 Converter for Mac and you can get access to the most popular songs on YouTube for free. It has the ability to convert YouTube videos to MP3 and many other audio formats like M4A, WMA, WAV, AAC, Opus, etc. Now, just press "Convert" button and enjoy music on any devices conveniently. Nothing ever has been easier than this!


1.Convert YouTube Video to MP3 on Mac

Free Youtube to MP3 Converter for Mac makes it convenient for users to download and convert YouTube videos to any formats without any hassle! Now, just download and install it first to get any wanted YouTube videos and play them on any devices.

Free Audio Converter for Mac


Step 1. Paste URL of YouTube Video

After launching Free Youtube to MP3 Converter for Mac, copy the URL of the YouTube video and then paste it in the box of "Paste Your Video URLs below". To download YouTube videos in batch, just paste their URLs in the box.

Paste URL of YouTube Video

Step 2. Choose Output Format

Click "Options - Audio" and a list of audio formats will be provided in the dropdown menu of "Audio Format", choose "MP3" as the output format.

Choose Output Format

Step 3. Start Conversion

Now, click "Download" to start video download and conversion.

Start Conversion

2. Online Conversion

Online YouTube converters can be an option for those who don't want to bother to download any software on their Mac. The conversion process will take you a couple of minutes, depending on the file size. There are some drawbacks that you need to consider: it requires the Internet connection and speed, it may require log in or email for ads sending; other limitations on file size, formats and so on.

Online Conversion

3. YouTube Downloader

There are plenty of software that are available to download YouTube videos and you can choose the download format when you choose the output folder for downloaded videos. But some of the YouTube downloaders will ask you to download other software and YouTube videos like vevo videos can't be downloaded.

YouTube Downloader

4. Video Converter

Sometimes you can convert existing YouTube videos on Mac to any formats you like using video converter programs. It will be not an ideal choice for those who seek speed for video conversion.

Video Converter

5. Via Browser

It can be a quick way to convert YouTube video to MP3 or other formats directly in your browser like Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Safari and others installed in you Mac OS. With this method, you do not need any downloader or software, but have to wait for the videos being complete processed and the time limitation to each downloaded video is required when using add-ons in Firefox.

Via Browser

6. VLC

In VLC, click "Media - Open Network Stream", paste the YouTube link in the box and click Play. Under "Tools", click "Codec Information". In the box that says "Location", copy the block of text and paste it in the address bar of your browser. This will open the source file directly on YouTube's servers. Right-click the video as it plays and select "Save Video As".

VLC

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