December 12, 2022

Remove file id extension from file name when downloading with youtube-dl


$ youtube-dl -o '%(title)s.%(ext)s' <URL>

For more details, run:

$ man youtube-dl

To download youtube-dl on GNU/Linux, run:

$ sudo apt install youtube-dl

personal computing youtube-dl command-line interface (cli) gnu linux trisquel

No affiliate links, no analytics, no tracking, no cookies. © 2016-2023 Content is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 .