The official YouTube website

YouTube is available to install from Chrome Web Store and for download from this page. The latest version is 4.2.8, and it was published 2 years ago.

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Total download count: 1,537 (Only count downloads from Chrome-Stats)
Install YouTube from Chrome Web Store
All available versions

You can find the current and older versions of YouTube here. You can download the archived versions or inspect their source codes.

As a free user, you can only download the latest version.

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Version Download Size Download count Timestamp
4.2.8 Sign in to download 18.99K 1,537 2022-02-09
How to install YouTube from a CRX file
Option 1: The easy way (for Windows users only)
  1. Download and run chrome-stats.exe file on your PC. This method will allow you to install Chrome extensions directly from in one click. You only need to do this once!
  2. Type in chrome://restart in the URL bar to restart the browser for the changes to take effect.
  3. Download and install the YouTube CRX file
Option 2: Advanced method
  1. Download YouTube CRX file
  2. NOTE: Sometimes the browser may block downloading / installing CRX file from outside the Chrome Web Store. If so, you may need to use option 1, or download the ZIP file instead.
  3. In the URL bar, go to chrome://extensions
  4. Enable Developer mode
  5. Drag and drop the downloaded YouTube CRX file into the Extensions page
  6. When prompted, click Add extension to install YouTube.
How to install YouTube from a ZIP file
  1. Download and unpack the YouTube ZIP file to a directory of your choice.
  2. In Chrome browser, go to chrome://extensions
  3. Enable Developer mode.
  4. Click on the Load Unpacked button.
  5. Select the directory of with the unpacked YouTube ZIP file from step 1. YouTube is now installed on your browser.