web2disk URL

Where URL is for example https://google.com

Whenever you pass arguments to web2disk that have spaces in them, enclose the arguments in quotation marks. For example: “/some path/with spaces”


--base-dir, -d

Base folder into which URL is saved. Default is .


Minimum interval in seconds between consecutive fetches. Default is 0 s


Do not download CSS stylesheets.


The character encoding for the websites you are trying to download. The default is to try and guess the encoding.


Any link that matches this regular expression will be ignored. This option can be specified multiple times, in which case as long as any regexp matches a link, it will be ignored. By default, no links are ignored. If both filter regexp and match regexp are specified, then filter regexp is applied first.

--help, -h

show this help message and exit


Only links that match this regular expression will be followed. This option can be specified multiple times, in which case as long as a link matches any one regexp, it will be followed. By default all links are followed.

--max-files, -n

The maximum number of files to download. This only applies to files from <a href> tags. Default is 9223372036854775807

--max-recursions, -r

Maximum number of levels to recurse i.e. depth of links to follow. Default 1

--timeout, -t

Timeout in seconds to wait for a response from the server. Default: 10.0 s


Show detailed output information. Useful for debugging


show program's version number and exit