YouTube video ID finder

Find YouTube video ID of any YouTube video.

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Find YouTube video ID

YouTube video ID finder is a useful tool to get a YouTube video ID from any video without login. You only need to enter the video URL in the tool to find the YouTube video ID.

YouTube video ID

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How to get a YouTube video ID?

Get a YouTube video ID in the following steps:

  1. Get the YouTube video URL.
  2. Enter the YouTube URL in the tool.
  3. Press Get YouTube video ID.
  4. Grab YouTube video ID.
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What is YouTube video ID finder?

YouTube Video ID finder is an online tool to quickly find a YouTube Video ID from any YouTube video by entering a YouTube video URL. The tool is free to use and there is no login required.

What is a YouTube video ID?

A YouTube video ID is a unique ID to identify a video which is uploaded to YouTube. A YouTube video ID is used to create a unique URL to show the video and can be used to embed a YouTube video on any website. It's not possible to change the video ID of a video.

How to get a YouTube Video ID from a YouTube URL?

You can also quickly find a YouTube Video ID from the URL in the browser or via the YouTube app.

Find YouTube video ID in YouTube app:

  1. Open YouTube app.
  2. Open YouTube video.
  3. Click the share button and select link.
  4. The URL is now copied to your clipboard.
  5. Paste the URL anywhere.
  6. Get the YouTube video ID from the URL, which is the part after the last slash "/".

Example: The YouTube video ID in the video URL "https://youtu.be/30KqRUvegu4" is "30KqRUvegu4".

Find YouTube video ID via browser:

  1. Navigate to YouTube video.
  2. Copy URL from the browser address bar, eg. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGwWNGJdvx8.
  3. YouTube Video ID is the part after "?v=" and in some cases until a "&".

In some cases a YouTube video URL looks like the following format: "https://youtube.be/JGwWNGJdvx". In that case the video ID is the part after the last slash "/" and before a "&".

How to find a YouTube video URL?

Follow the steps to find the correct YouTube video URL via the YouTube app or via any browser.

Find YouTube video URL via YouTube app

  1. Open YouTube app.
  2. Navigate to YouTube video.
  3. Tap on the share icon.
  4. Tap on the Share Link button.
  5. The YouTube video URL is copied to the clipboard.

Find YouTube video URL via browser

  1. Open browser.
  2. Navigate to youtube.com.
  3. Navigate to YouTube video.
  4. Copy the video URL from the browser address bar.
  5. You can also click Share below the video and click "Copy" next to the link.

You can now paste the YouTube video URL in our tool to get the YouTube ID and thumbnails.

Frequently Asked Questions

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We don't have an API available to get YouTube Video ID of a video. We would love to help you to code to build your own API.