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Multifunctional YouTube Video Capture Software - Capture YouTube Videos in a 100% Working Way

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Updated on July 20, 2023

When you find some interesting videos on YouTube, you may want to save them to your HDD in order to prevent them from being deleted by the uploader or getting invalid for some reasons. Are there any efficient and easy methods to achieve this? Of course! This article was created to meet your requirement to capture YouTube video exactly and won't let you down.

YouTube is the best-known video-sharing website that deserves its reputation. The abundant video resources enrich the daily life of people in every regard. When watching videos, generally, people are used to saving the favorite videos in the playlist or subscribing to the channel. However, some videos may be deleted by YouTubers and creators due to various reasons. Therefore, the most reliable method is to capture and save preferred YouTube on a local drive. The following article will introduce a multipurpose program to capture video from YouTube handily.

Warning: The download and recording methods in this article are only used for your personal fair use. Any illegal infringement act should be forbidden.

Part 1 - How to Capture YouTube Video in a Common Method?

Now, there are a number of video download programs on the market, so you may be tired of “seems great”, “give it a try” and “OMG, not working”. OK, let’s sort it out. I’ll introduce an easy-to-use video downloader and explain its work principle of how to capture YouTube video - WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro. With it, apart from downloading YouTube videos, you can download music from websites easily as well. It also supports screen recording YouTube live streams and other videos online.

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Tutorial of How to Capture YouTube Video

Copy the youtube video url

Before capturing YouTube video, just free downloadfree download and install this video capture program on your computer.

Step 1. Copy the YouTube Video URL

Open YouTube webpage and find the video you want to capture. Copy its video link on the webpage.

Paste and analyze the video url

Step 2. Paste and Analyze the Video Link

Launch HD Video Converter Factory Pro, enter the Downloader area. Hit New Download button to prepare a new download task. Next, paste the copied video URL into analyze box in the download window and click on the Analyze button to analyze this video link.

Start to download YouTube video

Step 3. Start to Download YouTube Video

After the analysis is completed, select the output format and resolution from the analyze results. Press OK button to enter the downloading window. Lastly, hit the inverted triangle icon to specify the destination folder, then press the Download All button to download the YouTube video.

TIPS: If you want to customize your YouTube video with this tool. WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro contains many functions, such as changing video resolution, resize video aspect ratio, boosting video volume, cropping videos, rotating videos and more.

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Part 2 - How to Capture Video from YouTube Premium, Private Video and Live Steaming?

Record YouTube video

If you want to capture some private videos, live streaming or paid videos, the previous method won't be applied to those videos. It doesn't matter, WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro provides a screen recorder module to make a video capture from YouTube.

Step 1. Launch HD Video Converter Factory Pro and enter the Recorder area. Then you will see a simple recorder interface.

Step 2. Choose a recording mode from the top of the interface- Custom/Full-Screen/(Audio-only and Game recording mode is also provided).

Step 3. Choose the recording format, quality, frame rate, and turn on the GPU acceleration if your computer supports hardware acceleration. Then check the Desktop box to record system sound with the video.

Step 4. Click the inverted triangle icon to set the output destination folder and hit the red REC button to start to capture YouTube video. When the countdown is finished, the recording process will be activated. After the recording is completed, press the shortcut keys - Ctrl+F1 and the recorded video will be kept in the destination folder.


No matter what video it is, free, streaming or paid one, HD Video Converter Factory Pro will help you manage it well so as to save YouTube videos forever. Wait! If you’ve benefited from this article, why not share it on your social media?

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WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro

Download and install WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro on your computer to get the content from DVDs. It features a 1:1 fast copy function to rip all content from DVDs to save them in digital format. If you want to play DVD videos on any device, this DVD ripper is capable of converting DVDs to over 300 video or audio formats and devices.

* Please DO NOT use it to rip any copy-protected DVDs for commercial purposes.

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