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MP3 Audio Editor

How to Convert YouTube Video to MP3?


Introduction

YouTube.com is always a good source of music videos. And maybe you have found soundtrack of new movie on YouTube and want to save it to your music library as MP3. MP3 Audio Editor allows you to extract audio track from your favorite YouTube videos with simple clicks. First, download and install MP3 Audio Editor.

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Step 1. Activate Get from YouTube Software

Launch MP3 Audio Editor. Click "Get from YouTube" (1) to activate Get from YouTube software.

Activate Get from YouTube Software

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Step 2. Choose Download Wizard Mode

There are two options at start of Get from YouTube software. Choose "Download video from YouTube" mode (1) (If you want to convert local video files, choose "Convert audio/video (previously downloaded) from file").

Choose Download Wizard Mode

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Step 3. Paste URLs & Select Download Settings

Copy the URLs of available YouTube videos and click "Paste" (1) to paste them to the "Input URLs" section. You can click "Remove" (2) button to delete the selected URL or click "Empty" (3) button to clear all added URLs. The program will auto-check if the URLs are correct and pop up a window if wrong URLs are pasted. You may check the "Prefer YouTube high quality" (4) and the downloader will download the video in default queue. There's a "Config..." (5) button to activate the window in which you can queue the preferred quality. Click "Select..." (6) to choose download folder. Then, click "Download" (7) to start download.

Tips: The download priority settings here do not guarantee that you get whatever format and quality you want - 2 conditions to make it work: 1. The format/quality you want must be listed in the "Prefer YouTube high quality" window activated by "Config..." button; 2. The format/quality you want must be available on the YouTube video page. If you don't need this function, just uncheck "Prefer YouTube high quality" and the default quality would be HQ5.

Paste URLs & Select Download Settings

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Step 4. Start Download

After you hit "Download" and the program will detect the URL you paste to find the real download link. Within few seconds, the name of the video will be displayed and the download is started. You can view the file info, downloading speed, time estimation and a progress bar (1).

Start Download

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Step 5. Add Downloaded Files

When the download is finished, a general summary about the download will be displayed in the window. Click "Open Folder" (1) to directly open the download folder. Click the "Convert the downloaded file(s) now!" (2) button below to add the downloaded videos to the conversion list.

Tips: Unlike many other YouTube downloaders, with our program, you don't have to go back to the start-up interface to select converting mode. This "Convert the downloaded file(s) now!" button connects downloading process & converting process and make the whole operation uninterrupted.

Find Downloaded Files

You are allowed to add more videos to the list by "Add Video..." (3) button. You can remove any or all of the imported videos with the "Delete" (4) & "Clear" (5) button and queue the files by "Move Up" (6) or "Move Down" (7) button or by dragging the listed videos.

Add Videos

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Step 6. Choose Output Settings

Click "Select..." (1) to choose output folder. Specify "To MP3" (2) as an output format from WMA, MP3, WAV, OGG, AAC, M4A, FLAC and MP2. For specific needs, you can specify output quality with many well-configured quality presets for every format in the "Presets" (3) dropdown list. Then, click "Convert" (4) to start conversion.

Choose Output Settings

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Step 7. Start Conversion

After you hit "Convert" and within few seconds, you can view some progress information (1) as well as a process bar (2). There are also post-process options (3) to play a sound to remind you/shutdown the computer when the conversion is finished.

Start Conversion

When the conversion is finished, a brief task report will be displayed. Click the "Open folder" (4) to directly open the output folder in case you don't know where your output file is saved.

Find Converted Files

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