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How to convert Youtube clips


Need a visual or audio clip from Youtube for your IMovie/movie/presentation? There are plenty of options out there to convert youtube clips but heres just one option that works pretty well and is quick and easy to use.

1. Find your clip that you want to convert on Youtube.

2. Go to

3. Copy and paste the youtube link into the box that says Media URL to Download:

4. Choose what format you want to convert the file to. Click MP3 if you only want the audion or MP4 if you want the visual and audio.

5. If you want the whole clip continue to step 7.

6. If you only want a portion of the clip you will need to untick the box Start of Video or End of Video or both depending on how much you want and enter in the youtube times in the format HH:MM:SS (hours:minutes:seconds)

7. Click continue.

8. A new screen will appear. Press START at the bottom of the screen.

9. A new screen will appear and show your clip converting.

10. Once the DOWNLOAD button appears your clip is converted and ready to go. Click DOWNLOAD and choose where to save your file. 


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