You are searching all over the internet to download youtube videos on your mac and still not be able to find best free youtube videos downloader for mac?

Well, that's good you are on right tutorial blog post about download youtube videos on a mac.

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On the internet, you will find out some youtube downloader which works but in a few days, they will stop working anyhow or they have hard steps to follow for downloading youtube videos on mac.

I myself is a Mac user from a couple of years and I tried to find out some good youtube video downloader on mac. After some research on the internet, I found out Free Download Manager for Mac


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Free Download Manager

Free Download Manager for Mac is an awesome tool to download youtube videos as well as you can also download other files on it. 

So we are going to show you steps to download youtube video on mac via Free Download Manager.


Step 1: Copy URL of the Youtube Video

Before starting the first step you need to download and install Free Download Manager from https://www.freedownloadmanager.org/.

Once you installed FDM, Now open up your favourite youtube video you want to download and Copy the URL of Youtube Video.

Select URL -> right click or cmd+c




Step 2: Open FDM, Click on Add Button and paste URL

Now open Free download manager into your mac. You can see an Add button in the left side corner of FDM as below.


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Now click on this button and it will show a pop up to add URL. Just simply paste the copied Youtube video URL and click on OK. It will fetch the video information.


free download manager, FDM, download youtube videos

Step 3: Select Video Location & Choose Video Quality

After pressing Ok in the previous step, we'll get pop with Youtube video information, video quality list and location option like below image.


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Now choose the location of the video to be downloaded and Video quality you want. You can also see the size of Youtube video with a quality list. Click on Download and youtube video will start downloading at your location.

FDM also provides pause functionality which very good to users for large files.
Once the video is downloaded right click on it and press reveal in finder option to view the youtube video.

Let's know if you follow these steps and still not be able to download youtube videos on mac. Contact us via the contact page on the website.