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A song speaks a thousand words. Some music clips or soundtrack in a movie on YouTube are just so euphonious that you cannot wait saving them to your music library in a format like MP3 for playback on portable player offline.

But the problem is YouTube accepts file format like FLV, MP4, WebM and 3GP. For those who are looking to extract audio mp3 from YouTube video on Mac, they need to convert YouTube to MP3 Mac first. And this can be done as long as you have a YouTube to MP3 converter for Mac.

Convert YouTube to MP3 Music: Constant Errors You May Occur

Constant feedback about extracting mp3 from YouTube errors can be found using some YouTube to MP3 converter for Mac general software like DVDVideoSoft, specifically shown as follows:
"What happens if you download music from YouTube and when it's done it says a YouTube to MP3 conversion Mac error. What do you do?"
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It frequently happens among us and keeps getting video downloading error message when converting the videos to mp3 with the YouTube to MP3 Converter. Generally, YouTube constantly changes out of anti-piracy purpose, making some ordinary converter software fail to get audio MP3 from YouTube. So for a sucessful YouTube to MP3 music conversion, a YouTube to audio converter that not only supports MP3 as output format but also constantly upgrades to support the latest YouTube changes is a must-have.

Here, MacX Video Converter Free Edition is introduced to you since it works as a professional yet 100% free YouTube to MP3 converter for Mac OS X (macOS Mojave/Sierra/El Capitan/Yosemite) that deals with the conversion from YouTube video to audio MP3, AC3, AAC, WMA, WAV, etc without compromising audio quality. This impressive YouTube to MP3 converting freeware receives a great number of thumbs up from Mac users for its blazingly fast speed and ease of use. It provides you an easy experience but eyewink time when convert YouTube to MP3 and other music formats like AAC, WAV, etc on Mac OS, whereupon you can play music on MP3-recognized medias like iPod, Zune, Zen, iPad, iPhone, etc. Below is the step-by-step guide to freely convert YouTube video to MP3 with high quality Mac.

How to Extract MP3 from YouTube with the Best YouTube to MP3 converter for Mac

How to Convert YouTube to MP3 for Mac Free

Step 1: Import the YouTube video or audio files
Free download YouTube to MP3 converter on Mac and get it installed, import source video by clicking "Add File" button. It supports all the video/audio files downloaded from YouTube, including FLV, MP4, WebM and 3GP.

Step 2: Choose the output format
To extract audio MP3 from YouTube video, simply click "to Music" tab in the output format area. Besides, this free YouTube to MP3 converter for Mac also makes it distinctive by furnishing the abilities to free YouTube video to MP4 Mac, MOV, AVI, WMV, MKV, import various videos to iTunes, iMovie, iDVD and transfer videos to iPad, iPhone, iPod, Blackberry, etc. convert

Step 3: Select the output folder
Click "Browse" button in output setting area and select a destination folder to save the converted MP3 file.

Step 4: Start to convert YouTube to MP3 on Mac
Click "RUN" button to start YouTube to MP3 audio conversion Mac for free with this YouTube converter for Mac. You can view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime.

Note: For those who want to download YouTube video to Mac directly, its advanced version MacX Video Converter Pro is a solid choice, which not only helps to download YouTube videos HD, including hot music videos in UHD 4K, VR 360 videos movies, from YouTube but also enables to convert YouTube to MP3, MP4, AVI, FLV, and many more for playback on any generations of Apple devices like iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7/6s/SE//6 Plus/5S/5C, iPad Air, and other portable devices such as Samsung Galaxy S9/S6/Edge, Galaxy Note 7, Surface Pro 4 etc.

Step 5 (Optional): Transfer converted YouTube to MP3 file to iPhone iPad etc.
After the YouTube to MP3 conversion, you can send the YouTube MP3 music to iPhone iPad Android as ringtone or for listening offline. If you are looking for a time-saving and easy way, MacX MediaTrans is recommended, which enables you to transfer YouTube MP3 audio file to iPhone iPad mobile devices within seconds without iTunes sync. Reversely, it helps transfer music from iphone to mac, and other media files including movies, TV shows, photos.

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Notice: MacXDVD Software doesn't advocate any reproduce, distribute, transmit, broadcast or sell any content for any other purposes without prior written permission of YouTube or the respective licensors of the content. Please refer to YouTube terms of service before doing so.

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Author: Bertha Miller | Updated on Dec. 7, 2018

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