Welcome to get_iplayer!

Cross Platform • Open Source • Free • Easy to use

Get started with get_iplayer

LEARN • EXPLORE • GET HELP

Guides

Guides
Installation and usage guides, complete with copy and paste examples.

FAQ's

FAQ's

Got a question? Chances are it's been answered already in the FAQ.

Forums

Forums

Need assistance? get_iplayer not working? Join us in the forums for help.

OPEN
SOURCE

View the source, fork the code or submit your bug fixes. get_iplayer is open and community led. 

Want to contribute? Then get involved!

View get_iplayer on GitHub

FREE, FREE & FREE!

Released under GNU GPL, get_iplayer respects all the freedoms that define Open Source software.

Oh, and don't forget it's free, as in 'free beer', too!

Read more about GNU GPL

EASY TO
USE

With both CLI's & graphical interfaces, get_iplayer has an interface for pretty much everyone. 

Our guides & wiki will get you started in no time!

View the get_iplayer guides

IMPORTANT NOTICE

I don't maintain get_iplayer in any way and nor do I have any control over the software. I put this site together simply to help people get to grips with the programme and encourage responsible use in line with the BBC guidelines.

Some content on this site has been sourced from existing websites and Wiki's, mirrored here for reference and convenience.

I do not profit from this site in any way (quite the opposite) and do not accept donations.