Guide and Steps to Download YouTube Video In Microsoft Edge. When you want to get Videos from youtube.com on your Computer using Edge Browser without a help of 3rd party sites you will find no built-in tool available. But this Browser lets use extensions which you can download from Windows Store. For Downloading the videos, Tampermonkey, a reputed an admirable extension in Windows Store, helps you very effectively.
In fact, Tampermonkey extension provides you to add scripts in the Microsoft Edge browser. When you add a suitable script, the extension places a download button below each of the videos you open in Microsoft Edge. Even you see a format list under the download button offering you to choose your favorable one. You can say this is the best way to Download YouTube Video in Microsoft Edge till now.
Tampermonkey also refers you the webpage where the scripts are available. All you have to do is just search and install an appropriate one and YouTube will display you the downloading options accordingly. After then you will see the format, resolution and size options to download a video file below the video you run on Microsoft Edge. What this means is you can Download YouTube Video in Microsoft Edge using Tampermonkey easily. So, to see a guide below.
Download YouTube Video In Microsoft Edge
This guide includes 2 sections – the first one one instructs the way to Download and Install Tampermonkey on Microsoft Edge. The second section shows you to install script for Tampermonkey on Microsoft Edge.
Install Tampermonkey Extension on Microsoft Edge
Step 1 – To begin with, click Microsoft Edge icon at the taskbar.
Step 2 – Once the browser shows up, click More, the three dots icon. This will launch few options on the drop-down. Select Extensions on the list.
Step 3 – Now, on the Extensions panel, click Get extensions from the Store.
Step 4 – Windows Store will immediately appear on the screen. So, on its search bar, type the app name, Tampermonkey.
Step 5 – Click Install button and let the Store install Tampermonkey application. The system will notify you once the download and installation are over.
Step 7 – Moving on, head back to Edge browser. On the Extension panel, Tampermonkey will ask you to Turn on the extension. So, select Turn it on.
Step 8 – Now add the Tampermonkey extension button next to the address bar. To do this, click More => Extensions => Tampermonkey settings => Turn on “Show button next to the address bar“.
Step 9 – Next, you will see Tampermoneky icon next to the address bar, so, click on the icon.
Add a New Script to Download YouTube Video In Microsoft Edge
Step 10 – As this is the first time you are using it, you will find one option as No script is running. Now, in order to include a script to the extension, click Find new scripts option.
Step 11 – A new tab will open up with few sources of the script. The current trending one is GreasyFork. So, click on GreasyFork.
Step 12 – This time a new tab of Greasy Fork will show up. On the search box of GreasyFork, type youtube download and press Enter.
Step 13 – This will display a list of various scripts. Each script defines itself clearly. So, go through all scripts carefully and click on the script whose functionalities satisfies you completely, for example – Youtube Best Video Downloader 2.
Step 14 – Click Install this script button.
Step 15 – You will see the description, source, author’s name along with the script. Again, click Install button.
At last, Download YouTube Video In Microsoft Edge
Step 16 – Finally, open any video on YouTube. Just below the title of the video, a Download button is appearing. Click on it and then a drop-down will list out all the formats.
Step 17 – In the end, select any format and the download will begin.
Note – However, if you see carefully, the list will first display the format name, followed by the resolution and its size.
So, this is the entire procedure to download YouTube video in Microsoft Edge. There are the variety of apps or extensions that let you download YouTube videos. But when its comes to Edge, only Tampermonkey is allowed. However, we will update the topic whenever Edge introduces or launches any new extension for downloading YouTube videos.
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