How to download playlist in order with YouTube-dl

If you want to download a playlist of any sort and keep the playlist in order on your computer you can use this command.

You will want to replace the url portion with the url you want to download.

youtube-dl -i -o "%(playlist_index)s-%(title)s.%(ext)s" url

The parameter -i ensures that errors are ignored and that your download is not interrupted in any way forcing your to restart the process.


Download YouTube Videos entire channels




Windows XP SP3, Vista, Windows 7 and .Net Framework 2 SP2


Free YouTube Download is one of the most usable programs on the web to download YouTube videos, single videos as well as whole collections such as:
– complete playlists and show lists;
– users’ channels;
– all videos from personal playlists (History, Liked, Favourites, Watch later, etc.);
– artist’s playlists;
– videos from Movies Category;
– videos from Music Category;
– videos from YouTube charts;
– video responses.

Free YouTube Download combines simplicity of usage as well as advanced downloading features which you can set as you like:
– download videos in original YouTube quality or convert them to AVI, MP4, WMV;
– enjoy multistream downloading;
– customize output name easily;
– save and load links from external text files;
– save download history;
– import videos to iTunes automatically;
– download videos which require YouTube authorization via Firefox, Internet Explorer and Google Chrome;
– enable compatibility with screen reading software.

Free YouTube Download contains no spyware or adware. It’s clearly free and absolutely safe to install and run.