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Sometimes, you will need to download YouTube videos and edit the YouTube video in Final Cut Pro on Mac, Lion, Mountian Lion or in Avid, Adobe, Sony editing professional editing program on Windows.

YouTube video can be downloaded in FLV, MP4 and WebM format. Usually YouTube videos are downloaded in FLV format and in stand definition and in MP4 or WebM format in high definition 720p or 1080p. Neither of FLV, MP4 or WebM is editable format with Final Cut Pro and will need to convert to uncompressed video format Apple ProRes MOV for editing in Final Cut Pro.

To edit YouTube with Avid or Sony Vega, etc on Windows, we will need to convert YouTube FLV, WebM, MP4 to MP4 or ProRes.

You can follow the easy guide to download YouTube and convert YouTube to ProRes in order to edit AVIwith Final Cut and Avid. There is even no quality loss during the conversion.

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