Frequently Asked Questions

Looking for answers? MP3Shack is very simple. Here’s a list of the most important aspects concerning our media conversion service.

What is MP3Shack? As an online audio and video converter, MP3Shack allows you to download any kind of video available on the internet to MP3 and MP4 formats.
How do I download and save a video to my computer? To download a file, simply use the search function at the top of the home page to find your desired YouTube video. If it is not a YouTube video you are looking for, simply insert the URL of the page containing your desired content. Having done this, you will be able to download your content in multiple formats and durations.
Is there a limit on MP3Shack? There's no limit to the use of this converter – no limit on who can use it, the length of audio or video downloads, or on how frequently it can be used.Furthermore, it is completely free, legal and anonymous.
How long does it take for a video to process? Audio and video conversion and download waiting time depends on the size, duration, format and selected post-conversion options (video editing for example).
What devices are compatible with MP3Shack? Downloading and converting a video so it can be watched offline can be done from all devices – computers, smartphones and tablets.
Is it legal to download audio and video from the supported sites? Contrary to popular belief, downloading content available on the internet is a totally legal process, just as it is with recording a TV show with a video recorder – so long as the copy is downloaded for personal use purposes and does not contravene copyright laws.
What audio and video formats Does MP3Shack use? For the purpose of high-quality downloads and therefore user satisfaction, this converter by default uses MP3 and MP4 file formats for audio and video downloads respectively. If you wish to convert your file to a different format later, you may do so using free tools like FFMPEG.
Why should I use MP3Shack and not the other online converters? Unlike other video conversion websites, MP3Shack will not bombard you with annoying advertising nor mislead you into downloading viruses or malware files. A comparative study of the downloading platforms is available here.
Does MP3Shack supports only Youtube videos? This website is not only a YouTube to MP3 converter; it also offers you the opportunity to download videos from many other content diffusion websites such as SoundCloud, Facebook, Dailymotion, Vimeo and many others. By following this link, you can check the supported platforms list.