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Video DownloadHelper Alternatives for Linux

There are many alternatives to Video DownloadHelper for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is Addoncrop YouTube Video Downloader, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Video DownloadHelper and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Video DownloadHelper are 4k Video Downloader, youtube-dl, JDownloader and Ant Video Downloader.

Video DownloadHelper alternatives are mainly YouTube Downloaders but may also be Video Downloaders or Download Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Video DownloadHelper.
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DownloadHelper is a tool for web content extraction. Its purpose is to capture video, audio, and image files from many sites.

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  1. Addoncrop YouTube Video Downloader icon

    Addoncrop YouTube Video Downloader

    • FreeProprietary
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    • Android
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
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    • Yandex.Browser
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    Download YouTube videos in different video qualities; 4K, 1080p, 720p, 480p and 360p. Supports all formats, including mp4 and mp3 without size and length limits.

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    Almost everyone thinks Addoncrop YouTube Video Downloader is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.
  2. 4k Video Downloader allows to download video, audio, subtitles, channels and playlists from YouTube in high quality and to save it on your computer. This program is free for downloading videos and playlists of no more than 25 videos.

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    Almost everyone thinks 4k Video Downloader is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.

    external app, not an extension in browser

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  3. Augmentable with front-ends such as Youtube-DLG , youtube-dl is a small command-line program to download videos from YouTube and a hundreds other sites.

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    Almost everyone thinks youtube-dl is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.

    Nice, and easy interface, in use. Very capable handling video DL's. Easy, user friendly and modifiable options.

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    InsaneFromEarth

    Better control on what to download

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    It is Command Line prompted without a GUI platform.

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    OpenSource, most trustworthy software and many many features

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    ruskelljd

    Youtube-dl is command line and free. You can also make a list of videos to delete and because it is command line you can schedule it to download when you are not using the computer.

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    drfuzzyness

    Fast, simple interface. Handles MPEG-DASH sites (YouTube, Vimeo, etc) well.

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  4. JDownloader is a download manager, written in Java, which allows automatic download of groups of files from one-click hosting sites. JDownloader supports the use of premium accounts. Some parts, but not all, of JDownloader are open-source.

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    The installer contains bundled adware. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

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    Most users think JDownloader is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.
  5. Ant Video Downloader icon

    Ant Video Downloader

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    • Linux
    • Microsoft Edge
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    • Firefox

    Ant Video Downloader allows you to download videos from Youtube, Dailymotion and from most of the video streaming site.

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    Most users think Ant Video Downloader is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.
  6. Easy Youtube Video Downloader Express, successor of Easy YouTube Video Downloader , is a fast and easy way to download Youtube videos.

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    Almost everyone thinks Easy Youtube Video Downloader Express is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.
  7. A cross platform front-end GUI of the popular youtube-dl written in wxPython.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.4, released in July 2017, can be still downloaded from the official website. A well-maintained fork can also be found here: https://github.com/oleksis/youtube-dl-gui

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    Almost everyone thinks Youtube-DLG is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.
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    GrabAnyMedia

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    • Yandex.Browser
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    Capture and download video, audio, and streaming media.

    Discontinued

    Last update was 4 years ago. No activity on github.

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    Most users think GrabAnyMedia is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.

    Extensive site compatibility and flexibility in terms of file types supported.

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  9. Youtube Video and Audio Downloader is an open-source project, downloading Youtube videos (using Firefox download manager) in all available formats (FLV, MP4, WebM, and 3GP) with video quality of your choice.

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    Almost everyone thinks Youtube Video and Audio Downloader is a great alternative to Video DownloadHelper.
  10. yt-dlp is a youtube-dl fork based on the now inactive youtube-dlc. The main focus of this project is adding new features and patches while also keeping up to date with the original project.

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