Open my YouTube playlists

Pulls from a dictionary of YouTube playlists and lets you pick from subgroups to open in the app.

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Shortcut Information

Use this shortcut along with YouTube Playlist Dictionary for an all-in-one opener for your various playlists, organized nicely into groups and subgroups for quicker access.

Includes options to scrape using IDs, playlist links, or, with “Scrape YouTube playlist ID” installed, links for videos inside playlists.

Actions Used

Run Shortcut
Run an shortcut from your shortcut.
Choose from List
Presents a menu of the items passed as input to the action and outputs the user’s selection.

The instruction provided when the list is presented.

Select Multiple
When enabled, multiple items may be chosen from the list.
Set Variable
Sets the value of the specified variable to the input of this action.
Get Type
Returns the type of every item passed as input. For example, if a URL is passed, this action will return “URL”.
Tests if a condition is true, and if so, runs the actions inside. Otherwise, the actions under “Otherwise” are run.
Get Dictionary from Input
Makes a dictionary from the text passed as input. JSON (like {“foo”: “bar”}), key-value pairs (like foo=bar&baz=biz), and XML-based plist are supported.

Extra Details

Run Shortcut deep link
Open Shortcut deep link
AppleScript code
tell application “Shortcuts Events” run shortcut “Open my YouTube playlists” end tell

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Open work YouTube playlists

If you don’t want the Grab YouTube playlist ID shortcut installed, delete the Run Shortcut action above and the URL action below.

However, the shortcut won’t work with links from videos inside playlists anymore.

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