downloader of videos from YouTube and other sites

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downloader of videos from YouTube and other sites

youtube-dl

Free

youtube-dl is a small command-line program to download videos from YouTube.com and other sites that don't provide direct links to the videos served.

youtube-dl allows the user, among other things, to choose a specific video quality to download (if available) or let the program automatically determine the best (or worst) quality video to grab. It supports downloading entire playlists and all videos from a given user.

Currently supported sites (or features of sites) are:

1up.com, 3sat, 56.com, 8tracks, archive.org, ARD, arte.tv, AUEngine, Bandcamp, blip.tv, blip.tv:user, Break, Brightcove, canalplus.fr, CollegeHumor, ComedyCentral, CondeNast, Criterion, CSpan, dailymotion, DailymotionPlaylist, DepositFiles, Dotsub, eHow, Escapist, exfm, facebook, Flickr, Freesound, FunnyOrDie, GameSpot, Gametrailers, generic, HotNewHipHop, Howcast, Hypem, ign.com, Ina, InfoQ, Instagram, Jukebox, justin.tv, Kankan, keek, liveleak, Livestream, metacafe, mixcloud (CURRENTLY BROKEN), MTV, muzu.tv, MySpass, myvideo, NBA, Ooyala, photobucket, plus.google, Pornotube, RBMARadio, RedTube, RingTV, Roxwel, screen.yahoo:search, Sina, soundcloud, soundcloud:set, Spiegel, stanfordoc, Statigram, Steam, Teamcoco, TED, TF1, ThisAV, TrailerAddict, Tudou, Tumblr, Tutv, ustream, Vbox7, Veoh, Vevo, video.google:search, videofy.me, vimeo, vimeo:channel, Vine, wat.tv, Weibo, Wimp, WorldStarHipHop, XHamster, XNXX, XVideos, Yahoo, YouJizz, Youku, YouPorn, youtube, youtube:channel, youtube:favorites, youtube:playlist, youtube:recommended, youtube:search, youtube:show, youtube:subscriptions, youtube:user, youtube:watch_later, ZDF.

License: Open Source
Version: 2013.08.29