Soundcloud has become one of the most popular audio platforms on the Internet for sharing music and creating music. Many unknown artists who want to be discovered online use Soundcloud. In addition, users who want to discover brand new music usually visit Soundcloud. This article will teach you how to download Soundcloud songs for Windows and Mac.
How to Download Soundcloud songs on Mac and Windows
Step 1: Go to Jdownloader. You can use this program on Windows or Mac. Soundcloud doesn’t tell you how to download Soundcloud songs because they do not have that feature implemented yet. Downloading Jdownloader is the easiest way to do this. The steps are identical on both OS systems on how to download Soundcloud songs. Jdownloader is free to use.
Step 2: Download Jdownloader for Windows or Mac. It may seem confusing on the website because it says “server” but do not be alarmed. Press the download installer link. You will be redirected to another page where the download file is.
Step 3: Download a program called 7-Zip. You have to “unzip” the Jdownloader installer on your PC or Mac. Simply go to www.7-zip.org and download the free 7-Zip program, then install it on your computer.
Step 4: Now, go back to the Jdownloader page you came from that tells you, you have to download 7-Zip. Click on “click to start the download.” You’re redirected to a site called Mega.nz, which is where the Jdownloader installer is on. The download should take a few seconds.
Step 5: Then, click on “download through your browser.” to download Jdownloader on your PC or Mac. Once that’s completed, find Jdownloader.rar or Jdownloader.dmg on your computer. A downloaded file is usually in a “downloads” or “documents” folder.
Step 6: Find the Jdownloader file, right-click the file and press the option, “Extract to Install Jdownloader.” This means you will create a folder for the Jdownloader file using 7-Zip.
Step 7: Open the Install Jdownloader folder and double-click “Install Jdownloader.” This will begin the Jdownloader installation on your PC or Mac. The installation will usually take less than 10 minutes.
Step 8: Wait for the installation to finish. The program will be opened. Pay attention to two tabs on Jdownloader. One is “downloads” and the other is “linkgrabber.” Linkgrabber is the most important tab you will use for downloading. “Downloads” is where you download the files you want. Jdownloader is a download manager that is widely popular. People use it because it’s user-friendly and easy to use.
Step 9: Find the song on Soundcloud you want to download. Copy and paste the link. Since you left Jdownloader open when you installed it, Jdownloader will recognize the link and it will take a few seconds for the link to appear in “linkgrabber.”
Step 10: Download the song(s). On the bottom right-hand corner of the screen, press “start all downloads.” The song will be on your computer now.