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VDownloader Alternatives for Linux

VDownloader is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is youtube-dl, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to VDownloader and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to VDownloader are Youtube-DLG, 4k Video Downloader, Video DownloadHelper and yt-dlp.

VDownloader 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 VDownloader.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Windows

VDownloader is a software application that allows you to save videos from any major website to your hard drive. With a...

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  1. 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 VDownloader.
  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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. ClipGrab is a free downloader and converter for YouTube, Vimeo, Metacafe, Dailymotion and many other online video sites.

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    The default Windows installer contains Opencandy. A version with no third-party offers is available in Download options.

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  6. 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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    Bulk Media Downloader

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    Bulk Media Downloader grabs and downloads all sort of media resources in bulk. You can filter different types to prevent cluttering the grabber window. It also has a pause button to stop appending more resources.

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    Downline

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Free and open-source media downloader for YouTube and many other sites.

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    Ant Video Downloader

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

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

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