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Youtube-DLG Alternatives for Mac

Youtube-DLG is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac 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 Youtube-DLG and loads of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Youtube-DLG are 4k Video Downloader, Video DownloadHelper, yt-dlp and ClipGrab.

Youtube-DLG 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 Youtube-DLG.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • youtube-dl
  • wxPython

A cross platform front-end GUI of the popular youtube-dl written in wxPython.

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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.

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  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.

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    Almost everyone thinks youtube-dl is a great alternative to Youtube-DLG.
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    Not an alternative, but the core. Rather easy to script it to do various things.

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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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    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.

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  5. 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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  6. 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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    Open Video Downloader (youtube-dl-gui)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • FFmpeg
    • youtube-dl
    • Electron / Atom Shell
    • Node.JS

    A cross-platform GUI for youtube-dl made in Electron and node.js.

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  8. 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 Youtube-DLG.
  9. DownZemAll is a free and open-source mass download manager for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. It helps you to select, organize, prioritize and run your downloads in parallel. Based on the Qt5 framework, DownZemAll! is written in C/C++.

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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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