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How to Download Music from Pandora on PC and Mac

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Pandora is a leading music and podcast discovery platform that provides music streaming and automated music recommendation internet radio service in US. Like Spotify and Apple Music, Pandora has millions of songs and playlists in its ever-growing library.

However, it is not easy to download Pandora music for offline listening. Even with a free Pandora account, you are limited in some audio functionality like choosing a song or music quality. Well, we will share you ultimate guide to Download Pandora music on Windows and Mac.

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Part 1. Best Way to Download Music from Pandora on Computer

It is not easy to download music from Pandora directly. But you can use a recording tool like Vidmore Screen Recorder to record songs and streaming audios from Pandora with the original quality. What’s more, you can trim the recorded Pandora music and save it to MP3, AAC, M4A and WMA.

This Pandora Music Recorder records music playlist from Pandora to MP3 for free on PC and Mac. You can also set a scheduled task for Pandora music recording. After recording, you can enjoy the Pandora music offline on iPod touch.

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  • Record HD songs from Pandora, Spotify, Jango and other online music platforms.
  • Users can selectto record system sound from Pandora Music or voice from Microphone.
  • Download and save Pandora music as MP3, M4A, AAC and WMA without losing quality.
  • Trim the recorded Pandora music, set output audio quality and support real-time drawing.
  • Capture online videos from online website like Faeebook, Dailymotion, TED, YouTube, etc.
Pandora Music Downloader

How to download Pandora Music to MP3

Step 1. Free download, install and launch Vidmore Screen Recorder. Choose Audio Recorder in the main interface.

Select audio recorder

Step 2. Turn on System Sound and adjust the volume. If you want to record Pandora music with your own voice, you can turn on Microphone option as well.

To make sure a smooth Pandora music/video recording, you need to go to Settings › Privacy, and turn on Microphone/Camera option to allow apps to access your microphone/camera.

Recording audio settings

Step 3. Click the gear icon on the top to open Preferences window. Here, you can change the output audio format and quality in the Output section. Moreover, you can adjust recording, mouse, hotkeys and others. Click OK to save the changes.

Output preferences

Step 4. Now you can play Pandora music. Then, click REC to start recording the song from Pandora. The program will record the streaming Pandora music lossless.

Record audio

Step 5. After recording complete, you can click REC button again to stop recording Pandora music. Here you can pre-listen and clip the audio recording in the preview window. At last, click Save to download and keep Pandora music as MP3.

Save audio recording

If you want to play Pandora music on devices like iPod touch, you can move the downloaded Pandora song with a transfer tool for offline playback. With this powerful Vidmore Screen Recorder, you can also record streaming videos from Facebook, Dailymotion, YouTube, capture gameplay or take screenshots.

Part 2. How to Save Songs from Pandora with Google Chrome

There are several extensions in Google Chrome for you to download music from Pandora, like Pandora Download Links, Pandora Extensions, Pandora Enhance or Pandora Downloader. Let’s take Pandora Download Links extension for example to download Pandora songs with Google Chrome.

Step 1. Search Pandora Download Links in chrome web store. Click Add to Chrome to add the extension in Google Chrome.

Step 2. Visit Pandora website and log into your account. Then play the Pandora music you want to download.

Step 3. You can see the Download button in the bottom of the song. Simply click on it and save Pandora music as MP3 on your computer.

Pandora download links

Sometimes this Pandora Download Links extension may get failed during the downloading process. If you want to download and save Pandora music at a high success rate, you can go back to Part 1 and try Vidmore Screen Recorder to download music from Pandora for offline listening.

Part 3. FAQs of Downloadng Music from Pandora

Q1. Why won’t my songs download on Pandora?

You can disable Offline Mode and re-enable it to reset the download process. Make sure Pandora open on the main screen of your phone while downloading.

Q2. Can you download songs from Pandora to your phone?

Only Pandora Premium subscribers can download songs, albums, stations or playlist from Pandora library to listen to offline.

Q3. Can you download Pandora music on Android without root?

You can download Pandora app from Google Play store. Log in your account and search for a playlist. Pandora Premium subscribers can collect, download and share Pandora playlists.


We mainly introduced online and desktop methods to download music from Pandora to MP3 on Windows 10/8/7 computer and Mac. After that, you can listen to the downloaded Pandora music offline. With the professional Vidmore Screen Recorder, you can record not only the Pandora music, but also streaming videos without any data loss. If you have any questions or other better solutions, please feel free to leave us a comment.

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