Downie - 3.7.8 - Video Downloader for macOS.

Downie is the only video download for macOS you will ever need. It isn’t simply another YouTube-downloader: Downie supports at this moment over 700 different sites! The full list may be viewed in Downie’s preferences, under the Sites tab.

Key features:

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  • Supports many sites – currently supports over 750 different sites (including YouTube, Vimeo, etc.) and the number is rapidly growing.
  • 4K video YouTube support – unlike many other YouTube downloaders, Downie supports HD video on YouTube, up to 4K.
  • Postprocessing – need your video in MP4 for iTunes? Or want just the audio track? No problem, Downie can handle this for you automatically!
  • International – not only that Downie supports country-specific sites, it is localized into various languages. If your language is missing, contact us – we can offer you a free license in exchange for a translation.

New Features

  • UI Redesign – Most of the UI is completely redesigned, including the app icon.
  • Menu Bar Control – Ability to control Downie from the menu bar.
  • Link Filtering – Select the links you want to download in case Downie finds multiple downloads on a single page.
  • Scheduled Downloads – Schedule delayed download start.
  • Windowless Mode – Ability to close main window without closing the app.
  • Simple Mode – Less distracting way to display your downloads.
  • Download Folder Hierarchy – Options to sort downloaded files by website, playlist and include playlist information in file name.
  • Automatic Ordering – Option to automatically order the queue by progress or name.
  • Automatic Clearing – Option to automatically remove completed downloads from the queue.
  • Safari Extension Options – Option not to activate Downie when using Safari extension.
  • Browser Extensions + Postprocessing – Browser extensions are updated and support sending links to Downie with a postprocessing intent.
  • DASH Stream Support – It’s a good thing!
  • HLS Subtitles Support – More weird letters, but trust us, it’s a good thing.
  • AAC Support – Option not to enforce MP3 with audio postprocessing.
  • User-Guided Extraction + Pop-Ups – User-Guided Extraction now supports pop up windows (disabled by default), which allows signing into some services using e.g. Facebook, Google or LinkedIn.

What’s New:

Downie 3.7.8

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  • CAN NOT DOWNLOAD: Some probably encounter the following error: This site can’t be reached’s server IP address could not be found. DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN. In this case, please use Google DNS and you will get rid of trouble.
  • If downloaded file can not be extracted (file corrupted...), please make sure you have downloaded the file completely and don't use Winzip, it sucks! We would recommend using The Unarchiver.
  • By reason, the App does not work and can not be opened. Mostly, just Disable the Gatekeeper, and you get rid of troubles.
Size: 37.34 MB