Are you tired of not being able to download your favorite YouTube videos on your iPhone? Well, you’re in luck!
In this tutorial, we will show you how to download YouTube videos on your iPhone without the need for any additional apps. Let’s get started!
Method 1: Using Online Video Downloaders
If you prefer not to install any apps on your iPhone, you can use online video downloaders to save YouTube videos directly to your device. Follow these steps:
- Step 1: Open the YouTube app on your iPhone and find the video you want to download.
- Step 2: Tap on the video to start playing it.
- Step 3: While the video is playing, copy the URL from the address bar at the top of the screen by tapping and holding on it and then selecting “Copy”.
- Step 4: Open Safari or any web browser on your iPhone and search for an online video downloader. There are several options available, such as SaveFrom.net or Y2Mate.
- Step 5: Once you’ve found a suitable online video downloader, open it in Safari.
- Step 6: Paste the copied URL into the provided field on the online video downloader website.
- Step 7: Select the desired video quality or format for your download.
- Step 8: Tap on the “Download” button and wait for the process to complete.
Congratulations! You have successfully downloaded a YouTube video on your iPhone without using any additional apps.
Method 2: Using Shortcuts App
If you prefer a more streamlined process or want additional features, you can use the Shortcuts app, which is available for free on the App Store. Here’s how:
- Step 1: Install the Shortcuts app from the App Store if you haven’t already.
- Step 2: Open the YouTube app on your iPhone and find the video you want to download.
- Step 3: Tap on the video to start playing it.
- Step 4: While the video is playing, tap on the “Share” button below the video.
- Step 5: In the share sheet that appears, scroll down and tap on “Shortcuts”.
- Step 6: If you don’t have a YouTube downloader shortcut already, tap on “Get Shortcut” to download one from the Shortcut Gallery.
- Step 7: Once you have a YouTube downloader shortcut, tap on it in the share sheet.
- Step 8: The shortcut will ask you for any additional options or settings. Customize them according to your preferences.
- Step 9: Tap on “Download” to start downloading the video.
You’re done! The YouTube video will be downloaded and saved to your iPhone using the Shortcuts app. You can find it in your Photos app or any other media player app of your choice.
Now you know two different methods to download YouTube videos on your iPhone without the need for any additional apps. Whether you choose to use online video downloaders or the Shortcuts app, you can easily save your favorite videos and watch them offline at your convenience.
Remember to respect copyright laws and only download videos for personal use. Enjoy your downloaded YouTube videos on your iPhone!