Python Downloader

Open-source Python projects categorized as Downloader

Top 23 Python Downloader Projects

  • GitHub repo youtube-dl

    Command-line program to download videos from and other video sites

    Project mention: youtube-dl 2021.05.16 | | 2021-05-16
  • GitHub repo you-get

    :arrow_double_down: Dumb downloader that scrapes the web

  • GitHub repo youtube-dl-gui

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

    Project mention: Easy Youtube Video Downloader Express isn't working anymore. Can I use another downloader? What is the best for YT and other sites? | | 2021-05-05
  • GitHub repo spotify-downloader

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

    Project mention: Earphones that work in water? | | 2021-05-05
  • GitHub repo udemy-dl

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

    Project mention: does youtube-dl allow downloading from udemy as of now? | | 2021-01-13

    or you can try

  • GitHub repo s3cmd

    Official s3cmd repo -- Command line tool for managing Amazon S3 and CloudFront services

    Project mention: Syncing media between two Plex servers | | 2021-03-01
  • GitHub repo akshare

    AKShare is an elegant and simple financial data interface library for Python, built for human beings! 开源财经数据接口库

  • GitHub repo instaloader

    Download pictures (or videos) along with their captions and other metadata from Instagram.

    Project mention: Can anyone help me to download comments from an instagran account? | | 2021-05-16

    Define "access"? As in:"I can't see the profile" or as in "the account is private". In second case: OSINT ends right there. In first scenario; try instaloader:

  • GitHub repo yt-dlc

    media downloader and library for various sites.

    Project mention: diamond cobra vs white fox is back! someone save it while you can! | | 2021-04-15
  • GitHub repo pyLoad

    The free and open-source Download Manager written in pure Python

    Project mention: Does anyone else thinks JDownloader is an insane software? | | 2021-04-09

    I like pyLoad more, has a webinterface and can run inside docker on a server. So it can download even when my pc is turned off. Used some greasemonkey browser scripts to get Click'N'Load working. I don't use it anymore though, i completely stopped OCH downloading.

  • GitHub repo scdl

    Soundcloud Music Downloader

    Project mention: I'm a total idiot and need someone to walk me through this please | | 2021-04-09

    I am trying to use this code:

  • GitHub repo InstaLooter

    Another API-less Instagram pictures and videos downloader.

    Project mention: Instagram archive | | 2021-01-27

    Here are a few: instaloader Instalooter Instagram Scraper PyInstaLive

  • GitHub repo FlexGet

    The official FlexGet repository

    Project mention: [Solution] Batch selection of specific files in multiple torrents | | 2021-03-03

    Also I want to give credit to FlexGet creators ( coz I took crucial part of the script from their code (MIT licensed) with little changes.

  • GitHub repo anime-downloader

    A simple but powerful anime downloader and streamer.

  • GitHub repo youtube-dlc

    Command-line program to download various media from and other sites

    Project mention: MRSS URL error | | 2021-05-07
  • GitHub repo s4cmd

    Super S3 command line tool

    Project mention: Why am I having such trouble with S3 all of a sudden? | | 2021-04-19
  • GitHub repo Tidal-Media-Downloader

    Download 'TIDAL' Music On Windows/Linux/MacOs (PYTHON/C#)

    Project mention: How to download tidal music on computer for offline use? | | 2021-05-08
  • GitHub repo RedditDownloader

    Scrapes Reddit to download media of your choice.

    Project mention: Is there a way to archive a subreddit | | 2021-02-28

    You could use Reddit Downloader.

  • GitHub repo Monkey-DL (Anime Downloader)

    Bulk download your favourite anime episodes from your favourite anime websites

    Project mention: Bulk-downloading GogoAnime? | | 2021-05-11

    This one is well known though

  • GitHub repo PornHub-downloader-python

    Download stuff from PH the easy way.

    Project mention: Tutorial: How to scrape (download) Pornhub videos | | 2021-04-05

    apt update && apt upgrade -y apt install -y nano python3 python3-pip wget curl unzip ffmpeg pip3 install youtube-dl prettytable bs4 requests wget unzip cd PornHub-downloader-python-master

  • GitHub repo FanFicFare

    FanFicFare is a tool for making eBooks from stories on fanfiction and other web sites.

    Project mention: A New Kobo Owner's Questions and Concerns (Kobo Glo) | | 2021-04-30

    Have you used FanFicFare? Seems to be a useful tool for downloading online stories/fanfiction from sites that might not have a direct download button.

  • GitHub repo PyInstaLive

    Python script to download Instagram livestreams and replays.

    Project mention: Good screen recording app? | | 2021-04-25

    if you can, download the livestreams with tools from GitHub like PyInstaLive

  • GitHub repo DownloaderForReddit

    The Downloader for Reddit is a GUI application with some advanced features to extract and download submitted content from reddit.

    Project mention: How to download all my reddit posts? | | 2021-05-11
NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-05-16.


What are some of the best open-source Downloader projects in Python? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 youtube-dl 94,555
2 you-get 40,372
3 youtube-dl-gui 7,001
4 spotify-downloader 5,477
5 udemy-dl 4,026
6 s3cmd 3,614
7 akshare 3,494
8 instaloader 2,881
9 yt-dlc 2,408
10 pyLoad 2,198
11 scdl 2,017
12 InstaLooter 1,526
13 FlexGet 1,296
14 anime-downloader 1,273
15 youtube-dlc 1,190
16 s4cmd 1,094
17 Tidal-Media-Downloader 1,084
18 RedditDownloader 554
19 Monkey-DL (Anime Downloader) 426
20 PornHub-downloader-python 424
21 FanFicFare 381
22 PyInstaLive 348
23 DownloaderForReddit 217