A qt webengine program for netflix
A Qt webengine browser application to watch Netflix and other streaming services.
QtWebFlix on KDE Plasma Media Player and KDE Connect
NOTE: AS OF JULY 26 QtWebFlix can no longer stream netlifx in 1080! :( Thanks Netlifx
If anyone can help please feel free
Usage: qtwebflix [options] Qtwebflix Help
Shortcuts: CTRL + Q to quit CTRL + F11 for full screen CTRL + F5 to reload CTRL + SHIFT + ALT + D for metrics display
To Control playback rate : CTRL + W = Speed up CTRL + S = Slow down CTRL + R = Reset to default rate
Options: -h, --help Displays this help. -v, --version Displays version information. -p, --provider Set content provider eg. netflix.com -u, --useragent change useragent eg. "Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:63.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/63.0" -n, --nonhd Do not use HD addon, you will be limited to 720p
Example of playback rate visualizer.
As of March 30th 2018:
~~* Now supports Netflix in 1080P. NOTE not all shows and movies will work!~~ * Also supports adding other streaming services. Go to
~/.config/Qtwebflix/Providers.confand add your service. Example:
qt5 qtwebegine(with proprietary codecs) *Most distros have this in their repos widevine libs
If your distro does not compile qtwebengine with proprietary codecs, read this.
1. git clone --recursive https://github.com/gort818/qtwebflix.git 2. cd qtwebflix 3. qmake -config release 4. make 5. Binary will be labeled qtwebflix
Refer the AUR package.
Ubuntu 17.04/17.10/18.04 and Linux Mint 19 - qtwebengine comes with proprietary codecs
chmod +x widevine.sh sudo ./widevine.sh to uninstall sudo ./widevine.sh uninstall Follow instructions for compiling manually
chmod +x widevine-18.10.sh sudo ./widevine-18.10.sh to uninstall sudo ./widevine-18.10.sh uninstall Follow instructions for compiling manually
If you receiving an error loading qtwebflix try:
qtwebflix --register-pepper-plugins="/usr/lib/qt/plugins/ppapi/libwidevinecdmadapter.so; application/x-ppapi-widevine-cdm"
HBO Now and HBO GO are currently not working There have been reports that HBO Now and GO, but not verified yet.