Can you download YouTube on a MacBook Air?

Can you download YouTube on a MacBook Air?

Answer: A: There isn’t a YouTube app for the Mac, but you can watch YouTube in your browser of choice. You can install Google Chrome from Google’s website for Chrome, opening the file from Google, and dragging Chrome to your Applications folder.

How do I download YouTube videos to my MacBook Air from YouTube?

How to Convert YouTube to MP3 and only keep the audio from online videos?

  1. Visit YouTube and choose the video you want to convert to audio and store on your Mac.
  2. Grab the URL for the video and paste it in Airy.
  3. Select the audio media format you want from the list.
  4. Press download and get the file saved on your Mac.

How do I watch YouTube on my MacBook air?

YouTube TV is not available on MacBook through either a dedicated macOS app or through the Safari browser. However, MacBook users can access YouTube TV by either using the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox web browsers.

How do you download apps on a Macbook Air?

How to download apps for Mac

  1. Open the App Store app.
  2. Browse or search for the app that you want to download.
  3. Click the price or Get button. If you see the “Open” button instead of a price or Get button, you already bought or downloaded that app.

How do you convert YouTube videos to audio files on a Mac?

How to convert video to audio

  1. Open Finder on your Mac.
  2. Navigate to the video file you want to convert.
  3. Right-click on the file.
  4. Select “Encode Selected Video Files” from the drop-down menu.
  5. Under the “Settings” heading, select “Audio Only” from the drop-down menu.
  6. Select “Continue”

Why can’t i watch YouTube on my Mac?

Your Mac might be running low on storage or resources. The browser on which you are trying to load YouTube could be corrupt or malfunctioning. There might be some issues with Mac’s internet connection, network, or YouTube’s server. A security or network setting on your Mac can also cause this situation.

Why can’t I get apps on my MacBook air?

The main reason many apps aren’t available on the Mac App Store is the “sandboxing” requirement. As on Apple’s iOS, apps listed in the Mac App Store must run in a restricted sandbox environment. They have only a tiny little container they have access to, and they can’t communicate with other applications.

Why won’t apps download on my MacBook air?

Log out of the App Store on your Mac (Menu Bar >  > App Store, then Store > Sign Out). Reboot your Mac. Reopen the App Store, and log back in with your Apple ID (Store > Sign In). Click the Install cloud icon under the app name to reinstall.

How do I download videos from YouTube on my Mac?

Using KeepVid (Online Method) Navigate to the YouTube video you want downloaded to your Mac. Click in the address bar of your browser, and press Command + C to copy the URL. Navigate to the KeepVid website at This site allows you to download YouTube videos without using third-party software.

How do I download YouTube videos?

Go to the YouTube video you want to download. In a web browser, go to and locate the YouTube video you want to download. You can start playing the video to ensure it’s the correct video. Use the search bar at the top to search for the video if you are having trouble locating the video.

How to download YouTube videos in laptop?

1) Go to and open the video you like to download. Copy the video URL. 2) Double click “VLC media player” shortcut available on Desktop. 3) Go to the Media and click on the ‘Open Network Stream’ option. 4) You will see a page with a text editor. Paste the copied YouTube video URL you have to download. Click on the Play button. 5) Go to Tools and click on Codec Information. A new window will open as below. 6) Copy-paste the URL into a web browser and press enter. Right-click on the video select ‘save video as’ to store video on your PC.


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