How To Download A YouTube Video On M1 MacBook?

There are many reasons why you might want to download a YouTube video on your M1 MacBook.

Maybe you want to watch it offline or maybe you want to use it in a presentation or other project.

Whatever the reason downloading a YouTube video is actually very easy.

In just a few simple steps you can have the video saved to your computer.

So whether you’re new to Macs or just new to this process follow along and learn how to do it!

Download YouTube Videos on M1 MacBooks

  1. Download & Install Parallels
  2. Install Internet Download Manager on your Parallels Windows Virtual Machine
  3. Open the YouTube video you want to download
  4. Click on the IDM’s video download button

FAQs – Download YouTube Videos on M1 Macs

Do I Have To Buy Anything To Download YouTube Videos On My M1 MacBook?

No you don’t have to buy any software or subscription to download YouTube videos on your M1 MacBook.

However you will need to install the Parallels software which has a 14-day free trial.

After that it’s up to you to decide if you want to pay for the software or not.

Furthermore you’ll also have a 30-day trial of the Internet Download Manager software.