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Downloads Documentation from ReadTheDocs in multiple formats

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DocDownloader is a python 2/3 module/utility to download Documenation hosted on ReadTheDocs in HTML, PDF and EPUB Formats

It can be used from the terminal or by using the API.


Installing is simple, just enter this command:

pip install DocDownloader

You need to have pip installed to run this command


Just run the following command:

docdownloader [-f format] [-d directory] url/package name

For example,

docdownloader -f HTML flask


docdownloader -f epub

API Usage

You can use the module from python also. Example code:

from DocDownloader import DocDownloader


  1. requests
  2. BeautifulSoup4
  3. wget (the python module)


  1. Download docs in HTML, EPUB and PDF Formats
  2. Automatic Server setup using http.server/SimpleHttpServer by clicking on a .bat file

Note for Linux and Mac OSX Users

The Automatic server setup is currently for Windows only. It’l be ported over soon (Once I learn some shell commands)


Created By Pradipta aka geekpradd.

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