Download YouTube videos by changing one letter

By | January 22, 2010

Download YouTube videos by changing one letter

Do you want to download Youtube videos to your Desktop so that you may watch them again and you are searching for  a simple Online or desktop tools to download the videos.

Then here is a simple and quickest online solution from 3outube, which allows you to download youtube videos just by changing the letter “Y” to “3” in  the(youtube) video’s URL address.


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How to Download ?

  • Go to youtube video page that you want to download
  • Example URL :

  • Now change the letter “y” to “3”, as shown below and click enter button
  • eg:
    http://www.3outube.com/watch?v=CmX5PpcT4ng

  • Now you will see a webpage similar to below screen shot, click on the video format (MP4 or flv) you would like to download and download the file, that’s it.
  • Download YouTube videos by changing one letter
    Do you have a simple solution better than this ?

    via: 3outube

    DISCLAIMER: Downloading personal copies of YouTube videos violate the youtube ToS

    About Ramakanth

    Ramakanth is lead writer & one of the Founder of Techno360. He covers security, freebies, web-browsers,Windows OS and a variety of other subjects. He earned his degree at Anna university,worked in IT support for several years, and has been writing at Techno360 since 2008.

    4 thoughts on “Download YouTube videos by changing one letter

    1. David Macdonald

      Whoa, never thought that changing 1 letter could mean a lot. Excellent!

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