Last week YouTube sent an email to Google Video users letting them know YouTube would be ending playbacks of Google Videos on April 29 and providing instructions on how to download videos currently hosted on the platform. Since then YouTube received feedback about making the migration off of Google Video easier. Based on that, here’s what YouTube is going to fix.
Migrate your Google Videos to YouTube
Google Video users can rest assured that they won't be losing any of their content and we are eliminating the April 29 deadline. The YouTube crew will be working to automatically migrate your Google Videos to YouTube. In the meantime, your videos hosted on Google Video will remain accessible on the web and existing links to Google Videos will remain accessible. If you want to migrate to YouTube now, here’s how you do it:
If you’d prefer to download your videos from Google Video, that option is still available.