Youtube Video ID and thumbnail finder is an online tool to find a Youtube Video ID or Youtube
Video Thumbnail by entering a Youtube video URL. Each Youtube video could have 5 different sizes
of thumbnails which can be setup in Youtube account.
This tool is totally free and there is no login required. We hope this tool will helps you to
make your live easier.
If you have any issues or problems with getting the Youtube Video ID or thumbnail urls or
another question about our tool. Let us know via Facebook and we will
How do I get the Youtube Video thumbnails?
Once you know the Youtube Video ID, it is really easy to get a thumbnail from the video. Just
replace "yt-video-id" with your video ID.
High Quality Thumbnail:
Medium Quality Thumbnail:
Standard Definition Thumbnail:
Maximum Resolution Thumbnail:
Any issues or is your Youtube URL different? Let us know and we will
How to find a Youtube Video URL?
Follow the steps to find the correct Youtube video URL via the Youtube app or via any
Find Youtube video URL via Youtube app
Launch the Youtube app
Navigate or search to the Youtube video
Tap on the share icon
Tap on the "Share Link" button
You just successfully copied the Youtube video URL to your clipboard
Find Youtube video URL via browser
Open your browser and navigate to youtube.com
Navigate to the video
Copy the video URL from the browser address bar
You can also click the share button 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.
Any issues or problems with getting the Youtube video URL? Let us know!
How do I find Youtube Video ID via URL?
It is easy to find the Youtube Video ID from the URL in the browser or via the Youtube app via
Find Youtube Video ID in Youtube app
Open the Youtube app
Open the video from which you want the video ID
Click on the share button and choose link
The link is copied to your clipboard and you can paste it anywhere
The link looks like https://youtube.be/JGwWNGJdvx8
The video is the part between the last slash "/" and "&", in this case "JGwWNGJdvx8".
Find Youtube Video ID via browser
Go to your favorite Youtube video
Check the url in the web browser, eg. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGwWNGJdvx8
The Video ID is the part between the "?v=" and "&", in this case "JGwWNGJdvx8"
Sometimes the youtube video url looks like "https://youtube.be/JGwWNGJdvx"
In this is the case the video url is part between the last slash "/" and "&"
Frequently Asked Questions
You can find answers about our tool in the list of frequently asked questions (FAQs).
A Youtube Video ID is an unique ID to identify a video which is uploaded to Youtube. The 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.
A Youtube video can have up to 5 different thumbnails: default, standard, medium, high quality and max resolution. It depends of creator of the video which Youtube thumbnails are available. By default only the default quality thumbnail will be there.
Go to the video in any browser and copy the url from the browser bar. If you use the Youtube app, click on share and then copy link. You can enter that url in the text field to get the ID and thumbnails.
No, it's not needed to login to find the Youtube Video ID or Youtube thumbnails. You only need to have a valid Youtube url.
We don't have a mobile application, but our website is 100% mobile friendly. You can bookmark or favourite our website.
Sorry, we don't have an API available to get Youtube Video ID. We would love to help you coding to build your own.
Our tools are always 100% free and can be used anytime anywhere =)