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Download YouTube Playlist / Lynda Playlist in One Click

Downloading a favorite playlist from YouTube or Lynda used to be a time-consuming task as you have to download the videos one by one. Now fortunately, KeepVid Pro enables you to download YouTube playlist or Lynda playlist at one time, and saves the files of one playlist into same category, so that you can manage the files easily. Please follow the mentioned guide below to get your playlist in one click. We will download YouTube playlist as an example, and you can duplicate the process to get Lynda playlist as well.

Precondition

Before using any following method to download YouTube playlist, you need to install and launch KeepVid Pro on your computer firstly. Then you will see the window as below.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - Launch KeepVid Pro

Method 1: Download Playlist by Copying and Pasting URL

Step 1 Find the playlist you need and copy the URL.

Go to visit the YouTube/Lynda website via your browser, find and open your favorite playlist that you want to download, then copy its URL.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - Copy the URL

Step 2 Download the playlist.

Go back to KeepVid Pro, click + Paste URL at the upper left corner, a dialog will pop up, choose Playlist to go ahead.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click- copy playlist URL

Then, a new dialog will pop up from where all the videos from the playlist have been checked, you can deselect the videos you don't need. The file format(Video or Audio) and the quality are changeable. After that, click Download button to start downloading the playlist.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - Download YouTube playlist

Step 3 Check your playlist status and find your playlist.

As soon as you start downloading the playlist, it will be added to the Downloading library of KeepVid Pro. You can see the download progress.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - find your playlist

After the download is complete, you can check all the videos under the same playlist in the Downloaded library. Right-click on the playlist and select Open File Location from the drop-down menu, you will find the whole playlist folder on your computer easily.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - find your playlist

Method 2: Download Playlist by Using Browser Plugin

Step 1 Install the browser plugin.

For Windows computer, KeepVid Pro supports Firefox, Internet Explorer (IE for short) browser plugins. And both of the browser plugins have been installed automatically if you checked the Install Video Download Plugin option while KeepVid Pro installation. For Mac computer, KeepVid Pro supports Firefox, Safari browser plugins, and both of these plugins need to be installed manually.

So how to install browser plugins manually? Go to Preferences > Extensions and click Install button separately, for Firefox & IE browser plugins, the installation has been finished. But for Google Chrome plugin, it will jump to the guide page for further instructions which is absolutely safe without virus, just follow the steps to complete the installation.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - Install the browser plugin

Step 2 Download YouTube playlist with your desired resolution.

Find the YouTube playlist via your browser, and play one of the videos in this playlist, move your mouse on the video, the Download button will display in the browser. Click it and then select Playlist from the drop-down menu.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - Download YouTube playlist with your desired resolution

Note: If you can't find the Download button on the browser, please go to Menu > Preferences to repair the browser extension and then try it again.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - Download YouTube playlist with your desired resolution

And the coming steps will be the same as the method 1.

Method 3: Download YouTube Videos to Computer by Using Built-in Browser

Step 1 Go to the YouTube website with bulit-in browser.

Go to Online section, click YouTube icon to enter the YouTube website.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - Go to the YouTube website with bulit-in browser

Step 2 Find and download YouTube playlist.

Find and play your favorite playlist, then play one of the videos in the playlist and move your mouse on the video, the Download button will display at the upper-right corner of the video. Click it and select Playlist from the drop down menu.

Download YouTube Playlist & Lynda Playlist in One Click - Find and download YouTube playlist with bulit-in browser

And the coming steps will be the same as the method 1.

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