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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Shortcut Information

Use this shortcut to pull only from the work-related playlists you’ve saved in the YouTube Playlist Dictionary and jump right in to learn something productive.

I use this to skip past all of my personal playlists that get in the way when I’m trying to instead do something work-related – it also encourages me to research and get through more work-related material than I would otherwise.

Actions Used

Run Shortcut
Run an shortcut from your shortcut.
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.
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.
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.

Extra Details

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

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