Youtube video ID & thumbnails finder

Find any Youtube video ID & Youtube video thumbnails

Find Youtube video ID & Thumbnails

Youtube video ID finder is a free and no login tool to get a Youtube video ID and Youtube video thumbnails from any video. The only thing that is required is the URL of your Youtube video.

Enter the Youtube video URL in the tool to find the Youtube video ID and thumbnails.

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Youtube video ID & thumbnails

How does "Youtube Video ID Finder" work?

Find the Youtube video ID and Youtube thumbnails in the following steps.

  1. Get the URL of a Youtube video
  2. Enter the Youtube URL in the textfield
  3. Press the "Get Youtube video ID and thumbnails" button
  4. Grab your Youtube video ID and video thumbnail URLs.
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What is Youtube Video ID and thumbnail finder?

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 help you.

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.

  • Default Thumbnail: http://img.youtube.com/vi/yt-video-id/default.jpg
  • High Quality Thumbnail: http://img.youtube.com/vi/yt-video-id/hqdefault.jpg
  • Medium Quality Thumbnail: http://img.youtube.com/vi/yt-video-id/mqdefault.jpg
  • Standard Definition Thumbnail: http://img.youtube.com/vi/yt-video-id/sddefault.jpg
  • Maximum Resolution Thumbnail: http://img.youtube.com/vi/yt-video-id/maxresdefault.jpg

Any issues or is your Youtube URL different? Let us know and we will help you.

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. Launch the Youtube app
  2. Navigate or search to the Youtube video
  3. Tap on the share icon
  4. Tap on the "Share Link" button
  5. You just successfully copied the Youtube video URL to your clipboard

Find Youtube video URL via browser

  1. Open your browser and navigate to youtube.com
  2. Navigate to the video
  3. Copy the video URL from the browser address bar
  4. 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 these steps:

Find Youtube Video ID in Youtube app

  1. Open the Youtube app
  2. Open the video from which you want the video ID
  3. Click on the share button and choose link
  4. The link is copied to your clipboard and you can paste it anywhere
  5. The link looks like https://youtube.be/JGwWNGJdvx8
  6. The video is the part between the last slash "/" and "&", in this case "JGwWNGJdvx8".

Find Youtube Video ID via browser

  1. Go to your favorite Youtube video
  2. Check the url in the web browser, eg. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGwWNGJdvx8
  3. The Video ID is the part between the "?v=" and "&", in this case "JGwWNGJdvx8"
  4. Sometimes the youtube video url looks like "https://youtube.be/JGwWNGJdvx"
  5. 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.

You can find the video ID in the URL after the ?v= in the url or follow the steps on the Youtube Video ID finder.

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.

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