Termux-YTD : Download Youtube Videos with Termux

Hey, What's Up, GuysπŸ™‹πŸ»‍♂️? In this post, I am gonna Show You How you can Use Your temux as a Youtube Downloader and This Post is Gonna be Legend... wait for it..... Dary Its Gonna be legendary 🀘🏻. So after reading this post you can delete all the malicious pop-up add Throwing Youtube downloaders and Use this Termux-YTD😍. 

How to Download Youtube Videos with Termux - 2020

What is Termux-YTD?

Nowadays, we use tools like Vidmate, Snaptube, Tubemate, etc. to download YouTube videos on our Phone. Those apps take some extra space on your phone as well as they show you a lot of annoying ads. Termux-YTD is a Tool That will allow you to download any YouTube Video using Your termux app and since you are reading this post that means you have already installed termux on your phone. 

Termux-YTD is created by me, you can check out the GitHub Project here@ khansaad1275/Termux-YTD . By installing this tool you can turn your termux into a YouTube downloader as well as you can do your normal work too. This script works faster than all the other tools and gives you the choice to download Multiple formats. You can also download in mp3 format. Just follow the given steps below to install the Termux-YTD in your termux app.

NOTE: This post is only for educational purposes. This site and I do not support any criminal activity. If you are doing any sort of misuse of this information This site is not responsible for that. THIS SITE ONLY SUPPORT ETHICAL HACKING.

Install Termux-YTD:

Step 1:

To download YouTube videos we need to Download the Termux-YTD project from GitHub. We also have to install git to clone the repo from the GitHub, lastly we will also need to update some stuff. I don't want to waste your time, so I Combined all the commands in Single Big Command. Just copy and paste the below command in termux.

apt update && apt upgrade && cd && pkg install git -y && git clone https://github.com/khansaad1275/Termux-YTD/ && cd Termux-YTD && bash install.sh
please Allow the storage permission if you didn't already have.

Now Everything is perfectly set up just use the below method to download video from Youtube.

How To Download Videos with Termux.

Now everything is set up properly, you just have to do 2 simple tiny steps to download any video from Youtube.


Open youtube and select any Video you wanna download, Now you just have to press on the Share button of the video you want to download (You can also share Video Without opening then).

Termux-YTD : Download Youtube Videos with Termux - 2020

Now Your Phone will give you a list of apps where you can share the Video. Just Select Termux.

Termux-YTD : Download Youtube Videos with Termux - 2020

Step2 :

Now you will see the list of formats and select one which is suitable for you and press enter and the downloading will start. For example : if you wanna download an mp3 version of the video then you just have to type 1 and press Enter to download it.

You will find all videos in your Youtube folder in your Internal storage.


I have made this post short because this post is just to enable the downloading feature of Termux. I have combined everything in a single command so that you don't have to do multiple copy-pasts. If you encounter any bug in this tool then you can let me know in the comments and if you have any suggestions then also let me know. If you like my This tool than you should check out my new Script : [install Termux-Games Script - 2022]. Thanks for reading, and as always Stay EthicalπŸ‘Ύ.

Post a Comment


  1. Whare I will get my download video

  2. Can you send me more info and command about termux sir.i am willing to learn more about termux.thank you

    1. Just search Basic command on my website, I have covered all the basic commands and if you wanna learn about tools then you can scroll my site and find tools because on this site you will only find termux tools

  3. This once good
    I just wanna know how to change the download directory.!

    1. It in internal storage> Youtube folder and to change the directory i can make some adjustments but it won't worth it.

  4. But I'm unable to get the downloaded video in storage

    1. How? Are you sure you are searching the Video in the Youtube folder of your Internal storage ?

  5. Please share more tips & tricks like this...of Termux

  6. Hey brother!
    It is very nice tool i came through but one problem, it download upto 720p only and not 1080p!

  7. Hey brother!
    First, thanks for this lovely tool.
    Second, it download upto 720p only!
    Can be fix?

  8. This is a genius project. I'm lucky that I found this and I am thankful for the genius behind this work.
    I wanted to ask if it is possible to batch download yt videos? Thanks


  9. Plz sir make it support 480p and 1080p

  10. Best tool ever
    It's very simple than copy and paste of the other YouTube video downloader

  11. Great script but a variable for the download folder would be appreciated. I have to move the downloaded files to another folder so that they can be scanned and read by my podcast app.

  12. Hello bro there is a problem which is that when i select video 360p it shows error requested format not available but it doenload for mp3 so please help me to download mp4 format...

  13. Hi. I appreciate how you worked out all this. There's a problem write now on downloading videos, it gives an error "termux-url-opener can not be found"