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The WebExtension, which can be found under "add-on", connects to the native application and downloads the video using youtube-dl
The native application, which can be found under "app", listens for messages from the WebExtension. When it receives a message, the native application runs youtube-dl in the Downloads folder for the passed url from the WebExtension.
*** Look in your Downloads folder to find your video. ***
Mac OS/Linux Setup
To get this working do the following:
- Check that the file permissions for "youtube-dl-bridge.py" include the
- Edit the "path" property of "web_video_dl.json" to point to the location of "youtube-dl-bridge.py" on your computer.
- copy "web_video_dl.json" to the correct location on your computer. See App manifest location to find the correct location for your OS.
- Install the webextension and enjoy!