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How exactly do you hide information when downloading with WGET e.g. is there a parameter that can hide the download location, or extra information and only show the important information such as progress of the download?

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Found the answer - use the -nw switch – James Jun 11 '11 at 20:23
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Post that as an answer, you can accept it in two days. – slhck Jun 11 '11 at 22:15

Use the no verbose mode (-nv)

wget -nv <url>
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