DOWNLOAD, CONVERT AND PLAY Videos from Youtube and most everywhere else too

Youtube Downloader and Converter Features

Download High Definition Video

YTD free Youtube downloader allows you to easily download HD Youtube videos (1080p) along with many other sites. Downloading HD video is made easy with YTD.

Fast and Easy to Use

Downloading video shouldn't be complicated. Our interface is super easy to use. Just paste a URL into the interface and click download. Youtube Downloader takes care of the rest.

Convert Most Video Formats

YTD's free Youtube Downloader is more than a Youtube Downloader. It allows you to convert multiple video formats including HD (1080p). No other simple Youtube Downloaders can do this as quickly or easily - which is why YTD is the best in the business.

Download Videos for Free and Watch Later

Have a slow connection and can't stream? Want to watch video later? No problem! Youtube Downloader makes it simple to download videos so you can watch them on your own time.

Watch Videos on Other Devices

Have multiple devices you watch videos on? Our Youtube Downloader makes it easy for videos to work on multiple devices, whether it's iPhone, iPod, PSP, iTunes, or more.

Integrated Video Player

YTD also lets you categorize, sort and build playlists from all your favorite videos. Start watching them now!

What's New

05/18/2023 YTD Downloader 7.4.0 is now live! Activity tab improvements.
04/24/2023 YTD Downloader 7.3.0 is now live! Fixed small specific issues.
03/29/2023 YTD Downloader 7.2.0 is now live! UI changes. Fixed small specific issues.
03/29/2023 YTD Downloader 7.1.0 is now live! UI changes. Fixed small issues.
03/21/2023 YTD Downloader 7.0.5 is now live! UI improvements based on user feedback.
03/03/2023 YTD Downloader 7.0.0 is now live! New UI! Faster and easier to use all together.
05/14/2018 YTD Downloader 5.9.7 is now live! UI changes. Fixed small specific issues.
04/18/2018 - YTD Downloader 5.9.6 is now live! User interface redesign and small bug fixes.
01/30/2018 - YTD Downloader 5.9.3 is now live! Resolved user-reported issues related to product install.
12/19/2017 - YTD Downloader 5.9.2 is now live! Small bug fixes.
09/05/2017 - YTD Downloader 5.8.7 is now live! It contains Important updates needed for recording and converting videos.
07/10/2017 - YTD Video Downloader 5.8.5 is now live! We have added support for a popular streaming site.
06/20/2017 - YTD Video Downloader 5.8.4 is now live! Small fixes and improvements.
05/16/2017 - YTD Video Downloader 5.8.3 is now live! We have added small bug fixes.

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What is YouTube Downloader?

YouTube Downloader is software that allows you to download videos from YouTube, Facebook, Google Video, Yahoo Video, and many others and convert them to other video formats for free.
The program is easy to use, just specify the URL for the video you want to download and click the Ok button!
It also allows you to convert downloaded videos for Ipod, Iphone, PSP, Cell Phone, Windows Media, XVid and MP3.
You can use YouTube Downloader to download the videos of your choice from home, at the office or in school.
Download YouTube Downloader now and get started downloading your favorite videos from YouTube and many other sites.

What users are saying

Overall rating:

59 reviews
12/28/2013 Rated: by Denis
One answer to all your video download issues...... YTD !! It supports all the desired formats and can download YouTube videos at damn lightning speeds.

11/06/2013 Rated: by Tony
I love YTD because I can download my favourite videos in HD formats,convert into MP3 in a very short time and the video player is superb.i have not found a single downloader in the internet who have all the things which ytd have.I love ytd improvements.i also recommended all my friends and cousins to use this amazing ytd downloader and enjoy.

11/03/2013 Rated: by Justin
This is the best download program out there! It offers the most web sites (keeps adding more sites) and the quality is outstanding. Keep up the outstanding work!

10/30/2013 Rated: by Kate
One of the best youtube downloaders available on the net. "One Click" downloading has never been easier. Video downloads possible with "Zero Loss" clarity. GREAT!

09/05/2013 Rated: by Ben
YTD provides downloads from many sites that are popular and it converts videos into the most used formats in the world... I like this program, its the best.

08/26/2013 Rated: by Jimmy
I really love it. It is nice to use and they made it so simple I am on a very fixed income and without very much money. I asked my Tech what he thought was one of the best out there ? He said YTD was a very safe and reliable youtube video downloader so I downloaded it and he was definitely right I was happy.

08/18/2013 Rated: by Ranjit
I am so glad I found this Great Utility Software! No more waiting for buffering of videos due to slow internet! I download the videos and see them without break. The quality of HD 1080p videos are so good that the pictiure is crystal clear.

08/11/2013 Rated: by Arun
YTD is very nice, good video quality, crystal clear images and fast downloading speed, very easy to use and you can choose a good video quality. Very easy, practical, and fast

07/25/2013 Rated: by Lauren
Best tool ever!! There are so many nice videos online I wanted so much and now I can view them offline thanks to YTD downloader. I also listen a lot of music so i can only rely on this free youtube downloader

07/10/2013 Rated: by Alan
YTD YouTube Downloader Rocks! Lets you take all your favorite videos with you no matter the device! Definitely my most used software!!! Thank you You Tube Downloader!!!!

06/30/2013 Rated: by Chris
Most of us love watching and downloading video from youtube. this youtube downloader make it easy.also have additional features such as converting video in to we are very happy with youtube downloader.

06/26/2013 Rated: by Malcolm
Brilliant youtube downloader, easy to download, just paste and download, thanxs to you I can now download the videos I need

06/25/2013 Rated: by Greg
I really thank you for providing such an application which has helped me whiling away the time. I am a sr.citizen(65yrs) and am using ur downloader for the last so many years and enjoying videos and music, which is my hobby, since my childhood.

06/24/2013 Rated: by Philys
Thanks for being free first of all. The download speed is excellent for a free version and also use this youtube downloader to teach my preschool children. Thank you!

06/19/2013 Rated: by Rhonda
I've been thinking how to get a good music for my group class session that will give my class more fun and upbeat. When a friend introduce me this Downloader, it helps me a lot to download the right music i chose from youtube. It save my job and made me a fun and creative instructor...

Video Streaming Sites

  • Facebook
  • Youtube
  • DailyMotion
  • Bing Videos
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YTD guarantees that YouTube Downloader is 100% CLEAN, which means it does not contain any form of malware, including but not limited to: spyware, viruses, trojans and backdoors.

YTD Release Info

  • Latest Version: 7.3.0
  • Size: 22 MB
  • Released: 04.20.2023
  • Licence: Freeware
  • Trial period: Unlimited

Get YTD Pro!

  • Select and download multiple videos at the same time
  • Built in download acceleration up to 4 times faster
  • Download/convert videos in just 1 step
  • Convert multiple files with just 1 click
  • Free email support
  • Offers no additional products in the installer
  • Free email support
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System Requirements

  • Windows 8/10/11
  • Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher


YouTube Downloader uses FFmpeg licensed under LGPLv3 and its source can be downloaded here. FFmpeg uses the LAME mp3 library licensed under LGPLv2.0 and its source code can be downloaded here. FFmpeg also uses the opencore-amr library licensed under Apache License v2.0 and its source code can be downloaded here. YouTube Downloader uses librtmp licensed under LGPLv2.0 and its source can be downloaded here. YouTube Downloader uses OpenSSL under an Apache-style licence and its source can be downloaded here. Youtube Downloader uses VLC media player licensed under LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

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GreenTree Applications SRL distributes YTD YouTube Converter & Downloader Basic and YTD YouTube Converter & Downloader Pro (collectively, "YTD"). Greentree Applications SRL and YTD are independent of YouTube,, and Google Inc. YouTube™ is a registered trademark of Google, Inc. Greentree Applications SRL respects intellectual property rights and expects the users of YTD to do the same. Any use of YTD that violates an intellectual property right of a third party is not allowed. Please refer to the US Copyright Office Website, including and to learn more about intellectual property rights and when permission to use protected content is required. This notice does not amend or otherwise alter any current or future agreement between you and GreenTree Applications SRL. Please consult the End User License Agreement distributed with YTD for the specific terms and conditions governing your use of YTD.