What's New

Get iPlayer Automator 1.8.4


NOTE: Programs older than 7 days will not appear in search and other programs may also not appear in search.If a show doesn't show up, one must manually add their PID or utilize the 'Use Current Webpage feature'.

  • Update to most recent version of get_iplayer to fix recent BBC Radio issues.

  • Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


    Get iPlayer Automator 1.8.3


    NOTE: Programs older than 7 days will not appear in search and other programs may also not appear in search.If a show doesn't show up, one must manually add their PID or utilize the 'Use Current Webpage feature'.

    • Update to most recent version of get_iplayer to fix numerous recent issues.

    • Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


      Get iPlayer Automator 1.8.2


      NOTE: Programs older than 7 days will not appear in search and other programs may also not appear in search.If a show doesn't show up, one must manually add their PID or utilize the 'Use Current Webpage feature'.

      • Fix caching and search in response to BBC dropping RSS feeds.
      • Fix naming of programmes and other metadata issues.
      • Add punctuation characters back to filename.
      • Fix 'Permanently Skip Selected Series-Link Entries' functionality.
      • Update Sparkle update framework.
      • Save GiA output to log file for better troubleshooting after a crash.
      • Add detection of missing external hard drive error.

      • Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


        Get iPlayer Automator 1.8.1


        NOTE: Programs older than 7 days will not appear in search. One must manually add their PID or utilize the 'Use Current Webpage feature'.

        • Fix beachball issue when starting downloads with raw PID's in the queue.
        • Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


          Get iPlayer Automator 1.8.0


          NOTE: Programs older than 7 days will not appear in search. One must manually add their PID or utilize the 'Use Current Webpage feature'.

          • New App Icons thanks to Gordon Cooper.
          • Fix downloading of shows older than 7 days.
          • Fix hiding of downloaded shows in search option.
          • Improve visibility of PVR buttons in Yosemite.
          • Improve name retrieval for PID-only programs.
          • Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


            Get iPlayer Automator 1.7.2


            • Update Growl to resolve issues with 2.1.3.
            • Improved AudioDescribed and Signed options.
            • Many under-the-hood improvements to allow easier code changes in the future.
            • Add additional download solutions.
            • Fix bugs with ITV format list being empty or having an empty entry.
            • Update iTunes 32-bit message for newer OS's.
            • Add timeout to info panel retrieval
            • Remove previous info panel image if thumbnail retrieval is unsuccessful.
            • Various bug fixes.
            • Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


              Get iPlayer Automator 1.7.1


              • Fix Additional Information for users with a proxy enabled.
              • Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.7


                • Additional Program Information Button in Search Results
                • Update get_iplayer.
                • Fixed quick-caching for podcasts.
                • Now auto-saves window positions.
                • Multiple selection enabled in download history window.
                • Add support for ITV Player free-taster episodes.
                • Add support for iPlayer Radio site URL's in Get Current Webpage.
                • Add drag and drop re-ordering in download queue.
                • Added go-to-search menu item and keyboard shortcut: Command-Option-F

                Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.6.2


                • Roll back RTMPDUMP to original version due to unforeseen issues.
                • Update get_iplayer.
                • Stop application crashes when ITV download processing fails.

                Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.6.1


                • Fix downloading on 10.7

                Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.



                Get iPlayer Automator 1.6.0


                • Vastly improved resume support.
                • Automatically updated provided proxy.
                • Fix quick-caching issue on case-sensitive file systems.
                • Add basic MP3 tagging on local and regional radio.
                • Remove obsolete formats.
                • Improve search reliability.
                • Fixes for custom series-link entries.

                Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.9


                • Add ability to add custom PVR series entries
                • Add ability to download tv series from any network by leaving the network blank.
                • Add applescript support for starting downloads.
                • Save queue and other app data before each download to avoid loss of data in the event of a crash.
                • Add preference to hide already downloaded shows in search results.
                • Fix scheduler so it works even when no series-link entries are present.

                Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.8


                • Fixed ITV downloading.
                • Improved cache update error handling.

                Many thanks to our contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.7


                • Fix crash when download finishes quickly.
                • Fix potential issues with download history file.
                • Update ITV SWF Player URL.
                • Update FFMpeg to resolve issues with AAC playback on some iPods.
                • Update to newest version of get_iplayer to fix description formatting.

                Many thanks to our new contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.6


                • Fix crash when downloading many shows.
                • Updated version of get_iplayer.
                • Disable no longer working 4oD support.

                Many thanks to our new contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.5


                • Fix crash when download completes.
                • Improve time remaining algorithm.

                Many thanks to our new contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.4


                • Automatic Proxy Testing
                • Code Modernisation
                • New version of get_iplayer
                • Updated Growl framework

                Many thanks to our new contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.3


                Many thanks to our new contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.

                • Update BBC SWF Player URL.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.2


                Many thanks to our new contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.

                • Add available shows to queue now catches up with previous episodes.
                • Improved 4oD and ITV tagging.
                • Fixed bug that prevented 4oD PVR matches from being added to the queue.
                • More robust 4oD and ITV programme data processing.
                • Improved 4oD Use Current Webpage support.
                • Fixed ITV Use Current Webpage support.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5.1


                Many thanks to our new contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.

                • Improved 4oD downloading and tagging.
                • Improved ITV downloading and tagging.
                • Better rtmpdump error handling.
                • More robust provided proxy retrieval.


                Get iPlayer Automator 1.5


                Many thanks to our new contributor Dinky Pumpkin for all his hard work.

                • Improved ITV Metadata processing and tagging.
                • Allow queueing different programmes with same episode name.
                • Resolve iTunes HD-SD show combining issues.
                • Add support for ITV subtitles.
                • Various other bug fixes.




Get iPlayer Automator (com.thomaswillson.getiplayerautomator) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com. The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Get iPlayer Automator 1729. The most popular version of this application used by our users is Get iPlayer Automator 566.

Default Install Path: /Applications/Get iPlayer Automator.app