There are lots of interesting videos on YouTube. A lot of people want to download YouTube videos and play it with QuickTime offline. However, you cannot simply download YouTube to QuickTime without an YouTube video downloader and converter. Some YouTube downloader applications can download YouTube video to FLV format, but QuickTime can't play FLV videos. It can be a big hassle to actually find a good YouTube to QuickTime downloader that You can use it to downoad, convert and import YouTube to Quicktime. But here in this article you will get the solution. It contains two parts:
Fortunately, for Mac users, iSkysoft iTube Studio for Mac is exactly what you want. Apart from being able to download video from YouTube on Mac (OS X 10.9 Mavericks), this application can also convert the downloaded videos to QuickTime MOV format. Therefore, you can play YouTube video on your Mac, as well as on your iPhone, iPad, and iTouch. Moreover, besides converting YouTube to QuickTime, this YouTube video converter can also download and convert online video from other video-sharing sites like Dailymotion, Vimeo, Veoh, Metacafe, and so on.
Download YouTube video to your Mac
This YouTube to QuickTime converter program provides easy methods to save YouTube video to your Mac: 1) The intuitive Download button allows you to download YouTube video without leaving your browser. 2) The classic way is to copy and paste URL to start downloading. 3) You can also directly drag and drop the video URL to the program interface.
Note: iSkysoft iTube Studio for Mac also allows you to import FLV/MP4/WebM video for converting to other formats. To do so, switch to the Downloaded tab and go to File > Import to locate existing video files on your Mac.
Convert YouTube to QuickTime MOV format
iSkysoft iTube Studio for Mac features a wide range of device profiles, which allow you to convert YouTube to any regular video format. To convert the downloaded YouTube video to QuickTime format, go to the Downloaded tab, find the video and click the Convert button. In the resulting dialog, go to Video category to select MOV as the output format. Click OK to start the YouTube to QuickTime MOV conversion.
Import YouTube videos to QuickTime
When the conversion complete, right click the video and choose Locate Converted File to open the output folder. By default, the QuickTime Player app will open and then click the Play button to start playing the converted YouTube video. You can also firstly open QuickTime Player from Applications folder and then go to File > Open File to locate the converted YouTube file.
Importing YouTube to QuickTime Tips:
Part 2. One click to grab online video on Windows PC
If you want to download YouTube video to QuickTime MOV on Windows PC, you can invite iSkysoft iTube Studio for Windows version. With the help of its built-in browser, you can download video from as much as 1000 video-sharing sites, including YouTube, Hulu, NY Times, BBC, etc. Besides, you can also convert the downloaded YouTube videos to QuickTime MOV at very high speed with the built-in converter. Let’s see below guide for Windows users.
Download videos from YouTube on your PC
After installing the downloader on your Windows PC, you can click the “Online Video” tab to open the built-in browser and find your favorite videos from YouTube. When you move your mouse over the video window, a Download button will appears on the top right corner. Now you can simple click the button to start downloading video.
Note: Alternatively, you can copy the direct video URL and click the “Paste URL” button on the primary window of the program to start grabbing video.
Convert downloaded YouTube to QuickTime MOV
You can navigate to the “Downloaded” tab to view the video list. Just click the “Convert” button beside each video, and a pop-up dialogue will show up for selecting output format. You can directly click the “Format” tab and select MOV as output format. Last, click the “OK” button to start the conversion.
Now you are able to get the converted YouTube video worked well on QuickTime. Just take a trial.