HLS Downloader

HLS Downloader

HTTP Live Stream downloader

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What is HLS Downloader?

HLS Downloader is a useful Chrome extension for users who want to download HTTP Live Stream videos directly from their browser. Once a tab with an HTTP Live Stream is open, users just need to click on the extension icon, select a playlist and the video quality. The extension also allows users to share the video link via Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn. Easy to use, efficient, and highly functional, HLS Downloader enhances video downloading and sharing experience.

This extension was removed from Chrome Web Store on 2023-11-22 due to malware
Stats date:
Users: 74,786
Rating: 4.06 (117)
Version: (Last updated: 2023-11-18)
Creation date: 2022-01-14
Manifest version: 3
  • webRequest
  • unlimitedStorage
  • storage
  • downloads
  • tabs
  • declarativeNetRequest
Host permissions:
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
Size: 294.91K
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very high risk likelihood

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  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.

Check Log: Version Add features share link video m3u8 on socials: Twitter, LinkedIn and auto post Facebook with api post.

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Used to be the best extension for downloading videos
  • Simple to use
  • Works well when it's functioning
  • Fast download speed
  • Master option worked for some people
  • The extension is not working anymore
  • Problems after the last update
  • Long delays and hangs during download
  • Inconsistent user experience
  • Consumes high CPU on Macs
Most mentioned
  • The extension stopped working
  • Problems after the last update
  • Not working on hotmart
  • High CPU consumption
  • Alternative download options
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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 extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install HLS Downloader if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

HLS Downloader is very likely to contain malware and should not be trusted. Avoid installing.

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