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Download audio from YouTube videos


YTDX or YouTube Downloader X is an application that allows you to download audio from YouTube videos. Paste any valid video link into the URL bar and download the audio from the video.


  • Select a folder to save the downloaded file in.
  • Get a valid YouTube video or playlist URL and paste it in the URL bar.
  • Choose the desired audio format and click download.
  • When the file is finished downloading you'll get a notification.
  • Clicking on the notification will take you to the download location.

New Features/Changes (v1.1.0)

  • Now you can paste a playlist URL (copy the 'VIEW FULL PLAYLIST' link address)
  • The app will display a complete list of videos in the playlist for you to download
  • Just click on any video in the list to download it

Building from the repo

Clone the repository, then navigate to it on your terminal, run

  • npm install to download dependencies
  • npm run dev for development
  • npm run build to build it for your platform.

Available audio formats

  • mp3
  • flac
  • wav
  • Vorbis
Screenshot Screenshot
Notification Notification

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Keyboard Shortcuts

Key Action
/ Focus the search bar
Esc Focus the search bar and cleans it
Select the next search result
Select the previous search result
Enter Open the selected search result
cmdEnter Ctrl+Enter Open the selected search result in a new tab