Saturday, October 12, 2013

YouTube downloader application for Fedora 19

YouTube download Fedora
We find tons of videos in YouTube. However we like download and have it in our PC for offline entertainment. Fortunately Fedora 19 has some software through which one can download YouTube videos. One can also download it through online applet. Here I will provide both methods to keep YouTube video to your storage drive.

Fedora YouTube downloader software:
I found three applications that are available in Fedora repos. They are:
  1. clive
  2. cclive
  3. youtube-dl
Open your Terminal and use the following command.
# yum install clive cclive youtube-dl

The above mentioned are command line downloader. Below is the example for downloading YouTube video using ‘cclive’. 

GUI YouTube downloader:
If you are not convenient using command line downloaders like clive, cclive and youtube-dll you can use ‘JDownloader’. In JDownloader you can convert the video to desired format like flv or mp4.

Downloading via online
You can find tons of plug-ins for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. There are several websites like,, and
In this sites you can just copy and paste the link of the YouTube video you need.

1 comment:

  1. You can also use to download videos from Youtube for free.