How to Download Video from YouTube to iTunes

Summary
How to download online videos from YouTube to iTunes? This post teaches you download YouTube videos in MP4 or MP3 formats for adding to iTunes library, so that you can enjoy YouTube videos on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and more device without Internet connection.

“Can I download YouTube videos to my iTunes movie library directly? If not, is it possible to put video from YouTube into iTunes? Thanks.”

If you are a YouTube lover, guess you wish to download videos from YouTube to iTunes and send them directly to your iPod, iPhone, iPad and more devices for offline viewing on the way. However, YouTube doesn't offer a button to download a YouTube video directly to iTunes. Most YouTube Premium reflected that they can't transfer video from YouTube to iTunes even they have downloaded YouTube videos to their mobile device. It seems a hard task for YouTube lovers to download or convert YouTube videos into iTunes.

In fact, most of the video resources on YouTube are copyrighted. Most of the downloaded videos are in FLV format, while iTunes only supports MOV, MP4 and M4V video formats. Therefore, not all videos grabbed from YouTube will be accepted by Apple iTunes. It’s really that a pity that you can’t download a YouTube video to iTunes directly. So it's it possible to download or convert YouTube to iTunes? Absolutely okay! In order to download YouTube video to iTunes or YouTube audio to iTunes, you need to use a third-party tool. This will allow you to download videos from YouTube to computer, so you can get videos from YouTube to iTunes Library.

Powerful YouTube to iTunes Downloader: Free Download YouTube to iTunes

When it comes to downloading videos from YouTube to iTunes, 4kFinder YouTube Downloader should be a great helper. It enables you to free download YouTube videos to MP4 format compatible with iTunes exactly. Even better, this powerful tool allows you to download the channels, entire YouTube playlist or any video from it. And with nothing more than a YouTube ID, you can also directly convert YouTube videos to MP3 for your music devices and players.

In addition to YouTube, it also supports to download videos and music from 1000+ popular video sites, including Vevo, Veoh, Dailymotion, Vimeo, Niconico, Soundcloud, Facebook, Twitch, Twitter, etc. So you can not only watch YouTube videos on iTunes, but also import and enjoy any online videos and music in iTunes!

Highlights of 4kFinder YouTube to iTunes Downloader:

  • Download videos and music from YouTube and 1000+ hot sites.
  • Download videos, playlist, channels, subtitles from YouTube.
  • Download online YouTube videos to MP4 for iTunes.
  • Supports HD 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K and 8K video quality.
  • Save online videos in MP3 320kbps for adding to iTunes.
  • Supports batch download and 6X faster download speed.
  • Upload YouTube videos to iTunes for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch.

Tutorial: How to Download Video from YouTube to iTunes with 4kFinder?

Step 1. Install and Launch 4kFinder YouTube Downloader
Free download 4kFinder YouTube Downloader to your Mac or Windows computer. After installation, launch the program. The main interface of the program is very simple and clean, no any ads.

Step 2. Copy and Paste Video URL to 4kFinder
Go to YouTube on browser, open the video you want to get, copy the link of the video you'd like to send to iTunes.

copy youtube video link on youtube

Paste the video link in the bar of the program, and click “Analyze” button to let it analyze the video source.

paste youtube video link to the software

Step 3. Select MP4 Format for iTunes
As you can see, 4kFinder offers different format, resolution and bit rate. Both MP4 and MP3 are supported by iTunes, to watch YouTube videos on iTunes, please select MP4 format.

select mp4 format for itunes

Tips: Well, you can also download YouTube music videos to MP3 for adding to iTunes library, so that you can sync them to your iPod nano, iPad, iPhone, etc.

Step 4. Download Video from YouTube to Computer
4kFinder YouTube Downloader will immediately save the YouTube video to the computer in MP4 HD format after you click the "Download" button.

download youtube video to mp4 for itunes

Step 5. View the Download YouTube Videos
After downloading the YouTube video to local drive, you can check the downloaded videos in “Finished” section, then tab “Open Folder” to view it. For Mac users, please right click the video “Reveal in Finder”.

view downloaded youtube videos

Step 6. Import Downloaded YouTube Videos to iTunes
Now it's time to add YouTube videos to iTunes library. Launch the latest version of iTunes app on your Mac or PC, click on the "File" menu and select "Add to Library", then select the videos to import it. Or directly drag a YouTube MP4 file or the whole folder from the desktop to the iTunes window to import it.

import video to itunes

After that, you can even use iTunes to sync the YouTube videos to your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or more device for offline watching! Enjoy it!

Download Video from YouTube to iTunes