Youtube Download

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youtube-dl

Install

see https://yt-dl.org

# Linux: Debian / Ubuntu
sudo apt-get install youtube-dl
# via pip
sudo pip install --upgrade youtube_dl
# get latest version as python binary
wget https://yt-dl.org/latest/youtube-dl
# via homebrew
brew install youtube-dl

Usage

see {https://itsfoss.com/download-youtube-linux/}

URL=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rs2RlZQVXBU

# Download only audio from YouTube videos
youtube-dl --extract-audio --audio-format mp3 $URL

# display available formats
youtube-dl -F $URL
# choose to download of version, where no. 37
youtube-dl -f 37 $URL

# list available subs 
youtube-dl --list-subs $URL
# subs only
youtube-dl --all-subs --skip-download $URL 

# Download entire YouTube playlist
youtube-dl -cit <playlist_url>