Do you want to download and sync YouTube Videos to iTunes for
transferring to Apple devices? This article mainly introduces two easy solutions to import Youtube Videos to iTunes on Mac.
There are lots of interesting videos on YouTube. If you find some awesome MV (music video) of our favorite artists and want to have them downloaded and played on your iPod, iPhone, iPad, etc. on the go via iTunes, get the best solution is this article.
For Mac user, iTunes offers a great way to manage all kinds of media files for iOS devices, however, iTunes only supports limited video formats. You might be puzzled when your iTunes can't accepted your downloaded YouTube FLV files. It can be a big hassle to actually find a good YouTube to YouTube downloader and converter.
Now This article introduces 2 easy ways to download and convert YouTube videos to iTunes on your Mac (10.9 Mavericks and 10.10 Yosemite included).
Method 1: How to Download YouTube to iTunes on Mac Effortless
To download YouTube video files and manage them on iTunes, YouTube Converter for Mac would be a great helper. It is unbelievable easy and fast for Mac users to download YouTube videos and convert YouTube video to iTunes supported video and audio format for playback on iPod, iPhone and iPad, etc. Just add the YouTube video's URL, click OK, and then choose an output video formats, you can get your wanted formats. (Get more Fastest & Easiest YouTube Downloaders)
Method 2: Convert Existing YouTube Videos to iTunes on Mac
If you already have download YouTube videos to your Mac (10.9 Mavericks and 10.10 Yosemite included). To make your downloaded YouTube videos recognized by iTunes, you need to convert YouTube video to iTunes compatible formats like MOV, MP4 or M4V first.
Read Top 5 YouTube Video Converters for Mac Review.
And here, this professional yet easy-to-use YouTube to iTunes Video Converter for Mac- Pavtube Video Converter for Mac gives you a hassle free experience to convert YouTube videos to iTunes and transfer to your iPhone, iPad, iPod, or stream to Apple TV etc for playback. It offers you ultra-fast conversion speed, loss-less video quality, extremely easy conversion steps. Now let's go to learn how to do it.
How to convert YouTube videos to iTunes from syncing to Apple device
Step 1. Run the Pavtube YouTube Video to iTunes Converter for Mac, drag and drop source video to the program.
Tips: If you are Windows users, try Pavtube Video Converter.
Step 2. Click on “Format” bar, and Choose iTunes compatible format for Apple devices.
Choose the iTunes supported formats in the "Format" dropdown list. You can go to "Common Video" or "HD Video" options to find what you like. I think MP4 format is better for iTunes.
But, here you are recommended to choose the Apple devices like iPad, iPone, Apple TV, etc directly. Find a suitable format under these Apple devices options.
Tips: For some advances users, you can go to adjust video and audio parameters like bitrate, resolution, channels, etc. Click "Settings" button you can go to check and change
them as you like.
Step 3. Press on “Convert” to start encoding YouTube videos to iTunes compatible video.
Step 4. When conversion completes, press on “Open” to locate converted videos. Drag and drop these movies to iTunes.
Now open your iTunes and then sync the converted files to iTunes library for convenient playback on Apple devices.
Transfer videos to your iTunes library:
Drag a file or folder from the desktop to the iTunes window. If you add a folder, all the files it contains are added to your library.
In iTunes, choose File > Add to Library, locate a file or folder, and click Open.