HLS Downloader

HLS Downloader

HTTP Live Stream downloader

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What is HLS Downloader?
'HLS Downloader' is an advanced add-on for the Microsoft Edge browser, designed to sniff out and download HTTP Live Streams directly from the browser. Just open a tab with a live stream, click on the extension icon, select a playlist, choose a resolution, and wait for the download to finish. The 'HLS Downloader' helps you effortlessly save live streams.
Stats
By: puemos
Rating: 3.70 (28)
Version: 4.1.0 (Last updated: 2024-05-09)
Creation date: 2021-08-23
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • webRequest
  • unlimitedStorage
  • storage
  • downloads
  • tabs
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
Size: 10.71M
Stats date:

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Summary

HTTP Live Streams sniffer and downloader

  1. Open a tab with an HTTP Live Stream
  2. Click the extension icon
  3. Select a playlist
  4. Select a resolution (quality of the video)
  5. Wait for the download to complete

source code: https://github.com/puemos/hls-downloader-web-extension

Enjoy!

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Edge Add-on Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Works flawlessly on obscure sites
  • Handles batching of large video files
  • Useful for sniffing playlist URLs of streamed videos
Cons
  • Download button disappeared
  • Unable to pull out playlist for many links
  • Downloads as .ts files which cannot be played
Most mentioned
  • Works great
  • Download button disappeared
  • Not working on some websites
Recent reviews
Download button disappeared
by 擇臣, 2024-05-08

Na atualização 4.0.1, apareceu problemas com os botões que não funcionam, e quando o texto é grande, está estourando o tamanho da tela.
by Gabriel, 2024-05-07

This is by far the best media extractor I've used. A lot of them can get wonky or target the wrong media while detecting potential downloads, but this worked flawlessly on even the most obscure of sites.
by Always, 2024-05-06
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Safety
Risk impact

HLS Downloader is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install HLS Downloader if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

HLS Downloader is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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