Web.YouTubeDownload

Description

This Task downloads individual videos or complete playlists from YouTube and a lot of other sites.

Web.YouTubeDownload works with the open-source program youtube-dl under the hood.

Arguments

  • youtubedl_executable (optional) is a string of the full path to your youtube-dl binary.
# youtubedl_executable = '/usr/local/bin/youtube-dl'  # default
youtubedl_executable = '/my/non-default/youtube-dl'
# output_file_pattern = '%(title)s.%(ext)s'  # default
output_file_pattern = '%(id)s - %(uploader)s - %(title)s.%(ext)s'
# other_args = ''  # default
other_args = '-padleft 10 -padright 10'

Requirements

Python (Non-Standard-Library Packages)

None.

External Executables

API Credentials

None.

Resources