Download thumbnail

Grabs a thumbnail from a given YouTube video by putting the ID in the endpoint of a static URL on YouTube’s end and requesting a download of the asset.

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Run Shortcut deep link
Open Shortcut deep link
AppleScript code
tell application “Shortcuts Events” run shortcut “Download thumbnail” end tell

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