YouTubeDownloader Original

Internet Apps app audio video youtube

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work):

5 .0

# YouTubeDownloader

1. Description:
- This is a GUI for youtube-dl, a CLI program to download videos from different web sites.
- YouTubeDownloader is able to download videos, extrac audio from a video, download subtitles, download youtube playlist,etc

2. Requeriments:
1. youtube-dl
- To install it:
`sudo wget -O /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl && sudo chmod a+rx /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl

- To update it:
`sudo youtube-dl -U

2. ffmpeg
1. Almost all distributions have it installed by default, if not:
On Debian/Ubuntu based distributions
sudo apt update && sudo apt full-upgrade && sudo apt install ffmpeg
On KDE Neon
sudo pkcon refresh && sudo pkcon update && sudo pkcon install ffmpeg
On Arch based distributions
sudo pacman -Syu && sudo pacman -S ffmpeg
3. Kdialog
1. Any distributions with KDE Plasma should have it installed, if not:
On Debian/Ubuntu based distributions
sudo apt update && sudo apt full-upgrade && sudo apt install kdialog
On KDE Neon
sudo pkcon refresh && sudo pkcon update && sudo pkcon install kdialog
On Arch based distributions
sudo pacman -Syu && sudo pacman -S kdialog

3. Instalation:
1. Run as $USER with "sh"
2. This script will copy the files on their respective folders.
3. Application folder YouTubeDownloader in your /home
4. Launcher file *.desktop in /home/$USER/.local/share/applications/
5. Icon file *.png in /home/$USER/.local/share/icons/
6. The *.desktop file should be in that folder if you want to launch the application from your menu.
7. If you want to move the application's folder or the icon file, just remember to edit the "EXEC=" and "ICON=" enty on *.desktop file with the new $PATH

4. Application Info and Use

- Download Video
1. If you use download a video by resolution 8k,4k,etc. It'll always gonna download the best quality Audio/Video available.
2. If the best video option doesn't have audio, It'll download de best video option and the best audio option and merge them in an only file with Audio/Video tracks
3. This option also works if you want to download a complete playlist
4. Options:
- Choose Quality option
1. It'll analize the video and show you a list of all posible options to download:

- youtube-dl --list-formats
- [youtube] KpYaj-hsIkA: Downloading webpage
- [youtube] KpYaj-hsIkA: Downloading js player 8786a07b
- [info] Available formats for KpYaj-hsIkA:
- format code extension resolution note
- 249 webm audio only tiny 67k , opus @ 50k (48000Hz), 2.47MiB
- 250 webm audio only tiny 82k , opus @ 70k (48000Hz), 3.24MiB
- 140 m4a audio only tiny 130k , m4a_dash container, mp4a.40.2@128k (44100Hz), 6.11MiB
- 251 webm audio only tiny 162k , opus @160k (48000Hz), 6.30MiB
- 394 mp4 256x144 144p 91k , av01.0.00M.08, 25fps, video only, 3.70MiB
- 160 mp4 256x144 144p 111k , avc1.4d400c, 25fps, video only, 4.36MiB
- 278 webm 256x144 144p 111k , webm container, vp9, 25fps, video only, 4.34MiB
- 395 mp4 426x240 240p 213k , av01.0.00M.08, 25fps, video only, 7.52MiB
- 242 webm 426x240 240p 225k , vp9, 25fps, video only, 8.58MiB
- 133 mp4 426x240 240p 299k , avc1.4d4015, 25fps, video only, 10.00MiB
- 396 mp4 640x360 360p 397k , av01.0.01M.08, 25fps, video only, 13.25MiB
- 243 webm 640x360 360p 405k , vp9, 25fps, video only, 14.68MiB
- 397 mp4 854x480 480p 670k , av01.0.04M.08, 25fps, video only, 21.86MiB
- 134 mp4 640x360 360p 678k , avc1.4d401e, 25fps, video only, 18.25MiB
- 244 webm 854x480 480p 759k , vp9, 25fps, video only, 21.71MiB
- 135 mp4 854x480 480p 906k , avc1.4d401e, 25fps, video only, 25.69MiB
- 136 mp4 1280x720 720p 1251k , avc1.4d401f, 25fps, video only, 34.35MiB
- 398 mp4 1280x720 720p 1357k , av01.0.05M.08, 25fps, video only, 42.41MiB
- 247 webm 1280x720 720p 1430k , vp9, 25fps, video only, 35.90MiB
- 399 mp4 1920x1080 1080p 2404k , av01.0.08M.08, 25fps, video only, 71.75MiB
- 248 webm 1920x1080 1080p 2652k , vp9, 25fps, video only, 94.17MiB
- 137 mp4 1920x1080 1080p 3858k , avc1.640028, 25fps, video only, 108.99MiB
- 18 mp4 640x360 360p 636k , avc1.42001E, 25fps, mp4a.40.2@ 96k (44100Hz), 30.03MiB (best)

2. Note the format code number colum,that's the varialbe you need to put down in the next dialog to download the video you want.
3. If you want to download several formats of the same video use a comma as a separator, e.g. 22,17,18 will download all these three formats

- Download Audio from Video
1. This option will extract the audio track from any video
2. Also works for a playlist
3. Options:
- Best Quality Mp3
1. It'll extract/download the best quality audio option, If the choosen option isn't in mp3 format, It'll conver it to it
- Choose Quality/Bitrate
1. You can choose the audio quality of your file where 0 is the best quality, 5 is the normal quaity (128k) and 9 the worst quality.
- Choose between Availables formats
1. Just like the video option. See the video option for more information.

- Download subtitles
1. Options a and c are very self-explanatory
2. Options
- Subtitles by format/language
- By Format
1. You can download the subtitles track in ass or srt format, e.g. ass for *.ass format
- By Language
1. You can download the subtitles track in a expecified language. e.g. en for English
- Download Playlist
1. For options a and b see video or audio section.
2. Options
- Playlist by date
1. Absolute dates: Dates in the format YYYYMMDD e.g. 20130414 (April 1 2019)
2. Relative dates: Dates in the format (now|today)[+-][0-9](day|week|month|year)(s)? e.g. now-7days ( for the last 7 days videos)
- Playlist by item number
1. Specific items', use 1,5,9,10
2. Specific items' range, use 1-5 or 1-5,9-15
3. Mix items and range, use 1,3,5-8,9,10-13

- Profiles
1. It'll make a launcher for your profile with your specific options
2. If you answer "yes" to make a *.desktop file, It'll add to the applications menu an option for this profile so you can launch it direcly.

5. Documentation:
- [Youtube-dl GitHub repo](
- [Ffmpeg Wiki](
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