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Software to download YouTube videos to hard drive

The default VLC media player should be able to play and record YouTube videos by itself. The steps are as follows: Go to Views > Advanced Controls Go to Media > Open Network Stream Put the YouTube ...
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Program that can download YouTube playlists?

You can use youtube-dl. It is command line tool. I tried this at only on Windows7. There is a GUI wrapper available called win-youtube-dl but it only works at 64-bit Windows. Open source Supports a ...
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Software to download YouTube videos to hard drive

The easy way to download and convert Web videos from hundreds of YouTube-like sites. This works also for audio and picture galleries. Video DownloadHelper :: Add-ons for Firefox
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Program that can download YouTube playlists?

You can use DVDVideoSoft's Free YouTube Download: freeware ads-free (make sure you uncheck/skip the spyware when installing) standalone works with Windows can download YouTube playlists (largest ...
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Program that can download YouTube playlists?

You can use JDownloader: freeware ads-free (make sure you uncheck/skip the spyware when installing JDownloader) standalone works with Windows/Linux/Mac can download YouTube playlists if it contains ...
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Chrome extension to block YouTube videos, but allowing the audio to play?

You can use a userscript. Userscripts are small JavaScript scripts that run in your browser. They allow you to customize sites and edit their design or even add functionality, and they can be as easy ...
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Need a good youtube downloader

Try youtube-dlp - a fork of youtube-dl with additional features and fixes.
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Software to download YouTube videos to hard drive

I can't believe no one suggested 4K Download. the pros this beside other software is it able to save 60FPS video, smart tracking like JDownloader. Have some ads but not intrusive at all.
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Freeware software to download YouTube videos from web proxy services

I don't give you a standalone application, but the alternative one is web application. ClipConverter CC is allowing you to convert and download your Youtube video in the version what you like. I hadn'...
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Software to download YouTube videos to hard drive

KeepVid is a web application that is great for garbing videos from the web. Features: Can download videos in all popular formats Even saves only the audio from the video if that's what you want ...
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Ubuntu YouTube music player with playlist search and download

mps-youtube is a console-based youtube player with playlist support. Doesn't display video, great for listening to music. It supports downloading media from youtube (although youtube-dl is much more ...
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Pause YouTube video without having to switch to its Firefox tab

Play/Pause is a minimalistic Firefox extension that just adds a Play/Pause button to YouTube video tabs. License: MIT Source code: https://github.com/DanielKamkha/PlayPauseFirefox
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Need a good youtube downloader

JDownloader (Freeware) JDownloader is a free, open-source download management tool with a huge community that makes downloading as easy and fast as it should be. Users can start, stop or pause ...
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Software to download YouTube videos to hard drive

SVPtube − plays Youtube videos in your favorite media player or saves to hard drive. Freeware. Supports most available formats (as seen in the browser's official flash player), 3D, 2k and 4k ...
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Chrome extension that would stream Youtube music (no video)

Well, I'm not entirely sure you can do this but you can always download the videos in audio format. Fetchaudio is a good website. It is quite simple to use and you can download YouTube videos in ...
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Program that can download YouTube playlists?

YTD Video Downloader fits your criteria: It is free* Runs on Windows 8.1 Downloads entire playlist in order (see screenshots). Edit - The maximum playlist size appears to be 100 videos (see comments)...
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Ubuntu YouTube music player with playlist search and download

Olivia is a opensource(github link) online/offline cloud based music player like iTunes, Spotify, Youtube Music etc, Olivia allows you to search any music online stream it, You can set player to save ...
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Extension on Google Chrome to change YouTube's new video size?

Magic Actions for YouTube can: AutoHD feature - start play all YouTube™ videos in HD + Highres > HD1440p > HD1080p > HD720p > 480p > 360p > 240p > 144p and a lot more. What chrome looks like with the ...
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Record audio from YouTube videos

There is a marvellous command line program/python library called youtube-dl which will let you download and convert to audio only from youtube & other sites. Available for multiple platforms as ...
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Application for streaming & downloading YouTube simultaneously

It doesn't fully meet your requirement, but you can try flashgot for firefox, it gives a download media button whenever media is playing for any format which the site offers. Disclaimer: Downloading ...
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App to play YouTube music videos in the background while multitasking

Since Firefox for Android is hit and miss with YouTube background play, I've been using: NewPipe instead. It's free and open source, can do background play (saves data by only downloading audio), ...
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App to play YouTube music videos in the background while multitasking

Firefox for Android can play YouTube videos in the background, even with the screen off. It even provides a notification with a play/pause button.
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Advertising-Free YouTube Viewer

AdBlock Plus for Android will work just like AdBlock Plus for your desktop browser, but for all apps on your phone. The app works with the same huge filtering lists that you have on your computer, ...
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Program that can download YouTube playlists?

Short Answer: You can use ByTubeD plugin with Mozilla Firefox and IDM. Long Answer: Install above mentioned addon in your Firefox. Go to the Youtube playlist and right-click on its title. Select ...
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YouTube-to-M4A Downloader/Converter

You can use 4K video downloader to download video or audio from youtube video's. Works in Windows 7 64-bit, GUI based, Free, Extract audio from entire playlist or selected videos. Extracts audio to ...
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Which software can download YouTube videos in MKV format at 360p?

Thanks @NicolasRaoul for suggesting Youtube-Dl to me. I went ahead and after many hit & trials and attempts to make something out of the documentation, I came up with this command as the solution ...
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Movable window that makes whatever under it inverted color

A long time ago I downloaded MagicAction For Youtube (extension plug-in, just for chrome I think), you can do a lot of things like buffer for video (to help to load it), and also some crazy thing like ...
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Change pitch of Youtube videos

This one is really nifty, it can also slow down and loop Youtube vids: Transpose - Pitch - Loop for videos
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A music player program/operating system that plays YouTube videos for the Raspberry Pi

You could use Kodi on the Raspi. Their Wiki gives instructions for this, and mentions 4 Kodi-centric OS distributions for that: LibreELEC OpenELEC OSMC XBian They all come with Kodi already ...
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