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    Youtube-DLG Alternatives

    Youtube-DLG is described as 'program to download videos from YouTube and a other sites' and is a very popular YouTube Downloader in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Youtube-DLG for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Mac, Linux and Android. Most alternatives are YouTube and Video Downloaders. The best alternative is youtube-dl, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Youtube-DLG are 4k Video Downloader (Freemium), Video DownloadHelper (Freemium), ClipGrab (Free, Open Source) and yt-dlp (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 28, 2022
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    • Windows
    • Linux
    • youtube-dl
    • wxPython
    Youtube-DLG is a program to download videos from YouTube and a other sites.
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    1. YTD allows you to download videos from Facebook, DailyMotion, Vimeo, Yahoo Video, and many others and convert them to other video formats.
    2. 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.
      youtube-dl vs Youtube-DLG opinions
      Almost everyone thinks youtube-dl is a great alternative to Youtube-DLG.
      imh1kiko Not an alternative, but the core. Rather easy to script it to do various things.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

    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.
      Most users think 4k Video Downloader is a great alternative to Youtube-DLG.
    4. DownloadHelper is a tool for web content extraction. Its purpose is to capture video, audio, and image files from many sites.
    5. ClipGrab is a free downloader and converter for YouTube, Vimeo, Metacafe, Dailymotion and many other online video sites.


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

    6. 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.
    7. 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.
      Almost everyone thinks Youtube Video and Audio Downloader is a great alternative to Youtube-DLG.
    8. A cross-platform GUI for youtube-dl made in Electron and node.js.
    9. Tartube is a GUI front-end for youtube-dl, partly based on youtube-dl-gui and written in Python 3 / Gtk 3.
      Tartube vs Youtube-DLG opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      TerrifiedTyphlosion This is a fork of YouTube-DLG, which is no longer maintained.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

    10. Freemake Video Converter is video converter that lets convert videos to avi, wmv, mp4 (iPhone, iPod, iPad, PSP, xBox), 3gp, rip dvd, extract mp3, burn DVD and Bluray, create photo slideshow and audio visualization, cut, join, rotate and upload videos, photos and music to YouTube.


      The installer contains OpenCandy. Be careful during the installation: Forum

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