We have received a lot of requests by our readers if there is any way using which videos can be downloaded on iPad Air? Internet is filled with amazing content and there are times when you are not having internet connection but you still want to enjoy your favorite YouTube videos. YouTube has introduced a new feature with which you can save all your favorite YouTube videos and watch them offline, but there’s a restriction that videos which you save via the YouTube offline mode will only stay in the memory for a limited time.

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The iOS 8 web browser doesn’t support downloading of videos via YouTube, so what can you do at this point? You can install a YouTube video downloader app from iTunes App store as there are a lot of apps which are available in the app store for downloading videos from YouTube. One of the best apps which you can use for downloading videos directly to your iPad Air is Video Downloader Super Lite. The app is available for free in Apple iTunes App store. You can download this app from this link.

Once you have downloaded and installed the Video Downloader Super Lite app on your iPad Air, open it. Tap on the icon present on the home screen and the app will open. The interface of the app is clean as it comes with limited number of buttons. At the bottom of the app you will see some icons such as Browser, Downloads, Files, Playlists and Settings.

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Downloading YouTube Videos

To start downloading your videos, tap the browser icon and make sure it has changed its color to blue. After that tap on the grey bar present at the top of the page. Enter www.youtube.com as the website URL and YouTube will be opened on your iPad Air. Search for any particular video which you wish to download on your iPad Air. You will see a pop up on your screen where you will find some options such as Download, Open and Copy Link. If you are not able to see the pop-up simply hold the middle of the pane and you will see a menu in front of you. Tap on download option and give a name to the file. Once you have given name to the file, click on Save button which will save the video in the Files section.

Viewing Saved Videos

To view all the videos which you have downloaded tap on the Files icon which will show you the list of files which you have successfully downloaded. You can also create your own personal playlist by adding the downloaded videos to playlist. Simply tap on “I” button right next to the video and tap on Add to Playlist option.

In this way you can download all your favorite videos from YouTube. Do share this post if it helped you. Do you know any better way to download YouTube videos on iPad? Share it with us using the comments section below.


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