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 (Free, Open Source), 4k Video Downloader (Freemium), Video DownloadHelper (Freemium) and ClipGrab (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 18, 2021
    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.
      Almost everyone thinks youtube-dl is a great alternative to VDownloader.
    2. Youtube-DLG is a program to download videos from YouTube and a other sites.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.4, released in July 2017, can be still downloaded from the official website

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    3. 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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    4. 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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    5. ClipGrab is a free downloader and converter for YouTube, Vimeo, Metacafe, Dailymotion and many other online video sites. It converts downloaded videos to MPEG4, MP3 or other formats in just one easy step.

      Bundleware

      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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    7. 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.
    8. Ant Video Downloader allows you to download videos from Youtube, Dailymotion and from most of the video streaming site. Just play the video, click on the toolbar, download and play it immediately in our integrated video player.
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    9. Free and open-source media downloader for YouTube and many other sites Features Supports several sites Choose video and audio quality (with 4K support) Convert audio and video to different formats: (mp3, aac, flac,m4a, opus, vorbis, wav) (default, mp4, webm, mkv) Download...
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    10. TubeMaster++ is a powerful tool which can capture multimedia files you are watching or listening from your internet browser (FLV,MP3,MP4). Captured files can be saved directly on your computer or converted to other popular video or audio formats (AVI, MPEG, MP3, MP4, IPod, PSP ..

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer maintained and the official website is no longer available. The last version, v2.7, can be still downloaded from Softpedia and the source code is available on SourceForge (v2.5).

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