Are you looking for a way to download music on your PC? If so, then you’re in the right place. In this article, you’ll learn the instructions for downloading music onto your computer. The steps are easy and anyone can do it!
Get Downloading Software
Before downloading music, you should acquire downloading software through which the process will be much simpler. This will allow you to download YouTube videos and sounds, along with content from other websites. This software is easy to use, and downloading music will be a breeze. Depending on the software that you choose, there might even be additional features such as downloading playlists or podcasts.
There are many different types of downloading software available online for free, which means it won’t cost anything at all. It is likely best to try out a few until you find one with which you feel comfortable using because this process should not take too long to figure out since they tend to follow simple instructions in order for them to work properly.
Copy The Link Into The Downloader
Once you have the downloader installed, you need to copy and paste the link into the downloader to start downloading music. Of course, you have a choice about where you place the text box that’ll allow you to paste in this link, it can be placed on either side of the button for downloading songs.
If you’re downloading a song with many parts or tracks included, there’s another way of getting these pieces onto your computer as well: by copying and pasting each part individually from its webpage onto yours. In order to do so, highlight all of those different links (by clicking on one and dragging across them) before selecting “copy” from your browser’s menu bar at the top right-hand corner of the screen. Then go back up to that same spot once more, but this time select “paste”, and voila!
You can also download many songs by downloading the album they’re attached to instead. If you already know that an artist has multiple albums available on their website, simply go onto any song of theirs that you like in order to find out the name of another one or more tracks from them
Make Sure You Have Internet Connection
You’ll, of course, need to have an internet connection in order to download music onto your PC. If you don’t, then downloading the songs is impossible.
Connect your device to the computer first of all, before downloading any files, it’s important that you connect your device up to the computer using a USB cable. It doesn’t matter whether this is something like an MP player (iPod) or not. If they’re compatible with Windows operating system, then they’ll be able to work alongside one another just fine.
Then, once connected and linked together, open up File Explorer on your desktop screen, which will prompt users into finding their desired song(s). Head over to wherever the track/tracks are stored online (most likely somewhere like YouTube), then right-click on it. Users will be able to find the ‘download’ option, which looks like a small cloud with an arrow pointing downwards next to it.
Download The File
Once you have everything done, it’s time to download the file. To do this, you can click on it to open in a new tab so that there is no need to save it just leave your web browser open until finished downloading or go ahead and right-click > “Save target as” for more control over where the music goes after being downloaded.
The next step is to find the downloaded file on your computer. Depending on where you saved it, this may be a little more difficult to do so if not done correctly.
To make sure that you have successfully downloaded the music onto your PC and opened up in a new tab or saved it. Right-click anywhere and click “show in folder” to open up a window showing exactly where all of your files are within Windows Explorer (assuming Windows).
Make Sure You Have Software To Open The Files
You’ll need software to open the files that you download. This software is usually free and can be downloaded from the internet relatively easily.
Here are some of your options:
- Windows Media Player
- VLC Media Player
- KM Player
- BS Player
Make sure they can open the format of the file you’re downloading. If not, you need to get one of these programs.
Downloading music has never been easier thanks to easy-to-use downloading software. You copy the link of the video and convert it into a song, after which you make sure you have an internet connection and download it. Finally, make sure you can play the music on your PC by having the appropriate media player installed. Enjoy your days more with your favorite playlist!