How to download YouTube video on mobile without having to install app

Downloading YouTube video on mobile is possible with 10YouTube. The free and online tool allows you to download content through your smartphone without installing any applications. The trick, which is available on Android and iPhone (iOS) devices, is to add code directly to the video URL to load the page. The user can save the file in music format (mp3) or full video (mp4), in low or high quality. The tip is useful for those who want to save videos easily and quickly, without worrying about installations on the device.

In the following tutorial, learn how to download YouTube videos on your phone without installing apps. The procedure was performed on a Moto E4, with Android 7.1.1 Nougat, but the tips are also valid for users of other devices with different versions of the operating system. The tool does not work on iPhone.

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Step 1. Open the video to be downloaded. If you use the YouTube app, tap Share and copy the video link;

Copy link to YouTube video

Step 2. Then open Google Chrome, paste the link in the search bar and access the video through the browser;

Open YouTube video through browser

Step 3. Go back to the address bar, delete the "m." at the beginning of the URL and add "10-" (without the quotation marks or spaces) before "". Press "Enter" to load the video download page. Then choose the length and quality of the video;

Edit the URL of the video to be redirected to the YouTube video download page

Step 4. If a confirmation box appears, touch "Download". The file will be saved in the downloads folder of your phone. Track progress on the Android notification center, if you like;

Save YouTube videos on mobile

Step 5. After finishing the process, open the "Downloads" folder to find the video file;

Access the mobile downloads folder to access the downloaded YouTube video

Step 6. The system allows you to share the file in social networks or chat apps. To do this, hold your finger on the file to select it and tap the share button. Finally, choose how you would like to send.

Share downloaded YouTube video on social networks and messengers

Ready. Enjoy tips for downloading YouTube videos and music without having to install anything on your phone.

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