Python yt-dlp

Open-source Python projects categorized as yt-dlp

Top 16 Python yt-dlp Projects

  • yt-dlp

    A youtube-dl fork with additional features and fixes

    Project mention: How to extract a video from a web page (classic video downloaders don't work) | /r/software | 2023-06-03

    yt-dlp is broadly considered the go-to option for this task. I wrote yt-dlp CLI which is a shell script for Windows that simplifies downloading videos as video or audio files with a range of codec options.

  • vidgear

    A High-performance cross-platform Video Processing Python framework powerpacked with unique trailblazing features :fire:

    Project mention: Need help to choose toolchain for setting up a video streaming server on my PC. | /r/learnpython | 2023-02-23

    I've been googling and reading for a while but I'm very unsure about which tools I need, which tools will help me achieve what I want the easiest way. What about (pylivestream)[] for example? Will this do the job for me? What about a lower level approach including (pyopencv)[]? What about a higher level approach using (vidgear)[], which seems promising but I don't feel confident in assessing if it's the tool I really need?

  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

  • ytdl-sub

    Automate downloading and metadata generation with YoutubeDL

    Project mention: YouTube channel auto download and filters | /r/jellyfin | 2023-06-02


  • gridplayer

    Play videos side-by-side

    Project mention: Title ko bhi lafda karna hai | /r/JEENEETards | 2023-04-26

    Mujhe bhi 15 min pehle Tak nahi pata tha, used this software and windows inbuilt screen recorder

  • ytdl-patched

    yt-dlp fork with some more features

    Project mention: Pay It Forward (Rap God Edit) | /r/IThinkYouShouldLeave | 2023-06-02

    I ripped the video and backtrack for Rap God using YT-DLP which is a bit tougher to use since it's all just command line prompts but it's the best tool I've found to rip audio/video from online sources.

  • youtube-dl

    Automated yt-dlp Docker image (by Jeeaaasus)

    Project mention: Tube Archivist alternative for youtube downloader with gui | /r/selfhosted | 2023-02-21
  • library

    xk media library (by chapmanjacobd)

    Project mention: Show HN: Trogon – An automatic TUI for command line apps | | 2023-05-21

    I would also[0] be interested in an argparse equivalent of this for my tool Library[1]



  • Sonar

    Write Clean Python Code. Always.. Sonar helps you commit clean code every time. With over 225 unique rules to find Python bugs, code smells & vulnerabilities, Sonar finds the issues while you focus on the work.

  • yt-dlp-bot

    Self-hosted YouTube Download Telegram Bot 🇺🇦

  • totalsize

    Script that uses yt-dlp to calculate total size of all videos in a playlist (also works with single videos).

    Project mention: How to download and store 900 3 hour videos in a month? | /r/DataHoarder | 2023-03-03
  • gytmdl

    Glomatico's YouTube Music Downloader

    Project mention: gytmdl VS gamdl - a user suggested alternative | | 2023-02-14
  • bunny-cdn-drm-video-dl

    A simple Python class to download Bunny CDN's "DRM" videos using yt-dlp

    Project mention: Unsurpotted | /r/youtubedl | 2023-05-06

    i've found some forum stuff of conversation regarding this, but are too much for me :C.. I can't understand rightfull... Except by this one, thnx do yt dlp, it is possible if i write the right command? (

  • yt-dlp-YTAgeGateBypass

    A yt-dlp extractor plugin to bypass YouTube age-gate

    Project mention: Tubeup w/yt-dlp - Age Restricted YouTube Video Help | /r/youtubedl | 2023-04-28

    It is also available as a yt-dlp plugin

  • MacOS-Menu-Bar-Picker

    Costum menu bar entry for MacOS - build with rumps and py2app.

  • YTMusicDL

    Command line tool to download music from YT Music with appropriate metadata.

    Project mention: Soulseek enjoyers riseup | /r/Piracy | 2023-01-06

    It automatically sorts stuff into folders by artist and album. It kind of works just like YT DLP, which is what it's based on:

  • yt-dlp-FixupMtime

    A yt-dlp postprocessor plugin to set the mtime of all files to a given datetime value by key

    Project mention: File modification time | /r/youtubedl | 2023-05-03
  • Tuepy

    Youtube video downloader & "player".

    Project mention: How to privately watch YouTube videos [GUIDE] | /r/privacy | 2023-05-25
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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 2023-06-03.

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Project Stars
1 yt-dlp 48,331
2 vidgear 2,801
3 ytdl-sub 738
4 gridplayer 599
5 ytdl-patched 340
6 youtube-dl 173
7 library 102
8 yt-dlp-bot 73
9 totalsize 52
10 gytmdl 23
11 bunny-cdn-drm-video-dl 15
12 yt-dlp-YTAgeGateBypass 14
13 MacOS-Menu-Bar-Picker 9
14 YTMusicDL 3
15 yt-dlp-FixupMtime 2
16 Tuepy 1
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