Youtube-dl-gui. A sane way to download youtube videos in bulk

Aswath KNM on July 20, 2018

How to download YouTube videos in bulk? This is one of the most asked questions in google. But the answers include many shortcuts an... [Read Full]
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Noice! I'm going to try it soon and write a (sort of) review here.


I gave it a spin and I have nothing but high praise! For long I've looked for a tool to download entire playlists but there was none. The documentation can be overwhelming to those in a hurry, so I'd suggest something like the following after installation (I prefer command-line):

$ youtube-dl https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL4FB17E5C77DCCE69 -o '/home/ankush/Downloads/PreCalculus/%(title)s.%(ext)s'

This copies all the videos in the playlist into the /home/ankush/Downloads/PreCalculus directory, creating it if there is none.

👏 👏 👏 👏


Buddy, you already have close to 40k stars on GitHub. What made you post here? :-)

i'm not the developer of that app. I just simply made a post for beginners

Ah. Well, then, thanks for mentioning the tool here! 😇


Where can we download the youtube-dlg 0.3.4 GUI app for macOS? I only see an image in your post:



Thank you.


Sorry Lee

Turns out no ready to download for mac is not available. I don't have a mac. I can't help you to compile for Mac either. Sorry!!!


I downloaded the software and after adding the url when I click the start button just shows completed but in real no download how can I fix that ?

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