youtube-dl VS Simple-YouTube-Age-Restriction-Bypass

Compare youtube-dl vs Simple-YouTube-Age-Restriction-Bypass and see what are their differences.


Command-line program to download videos from and other video sites (by animelover1984)


A simple userscript to bypass YouTube's age verification and watch age restricted videos without having to sign in. (by zerodytrash)
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youtube-dl Simple-YouTube-Age-Restriction-Bypass
28 87
228 757
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6.9 9.0
4 months ago 8 days ago
Python JavaScript
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Simple-YouTube-Age-Restriction-Bypass. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-25.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing youtube-dl and Simple-YouTube-Age-Restriction-Bypass you can also consider the following projects:

yt-dlp - A youtube-dl fork with additional features and fixes

spotify-downloader - Download your Spotify playlists and songs along with album art and metadata (from YouTube if a match is found).

vanced-website-v2 - Source Code of the Vanced Website

twitch-dl - CLI tool for downloading videos from Twitch.

FreeTube - An Open Source YouTube app for privacy

ytdl-patched - Possibly missing fixes on youtube-dl. brew install nao20010128nao/my/ytdl-patched

funimation-downloader-nx - Download videos from Funimation via cli.

SkyTube - Copylefted libre / open source YouTube player for Android

NewPipe - A libre lightweight streaming front-end for Android.

NewPipe - A fork of NewPipe with SponsorBlock functionality.

udemy-dl - A cross-platform python based utility to download courses from udemy for personal offline use.