Download YouTube videos by changing one letter

By | January 22, 2010

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.

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:

  • 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.

  • 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. kimlanvn

      Oh, very easy ! Don’t need any application. Thanks Ramakanth.

    2. David Macdonald

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

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