Downloading is the process of receiving digital data from another computer, either over a local-area-network or a wide-area-network (i.e. the internet).

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Where can I find OpenVPN Connect for Windows? [on hold]

A few months ago, I have installed a program called "OpenVPN Connect" (from OpenVPN Technologies) and I wanted to check if there were any recent updates, but I couldn't find any trace of that program ...
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keep having issues trying to download microsoft office 2011 onto MAC

Whenever I go to download office 2011 for our Mac computers, I always get the error message "Cannot have a secure connection to login.live.com." It seems I always have issues with other Microsoft ...
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why Internet download manager software is very fast at downloading when compare to remaining softwares? [on hold]

why Internet download manager software is very fast at downloading when compare to remaining softwares? what is the secret behind it?
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Craft HTTP GET on Mac to get file

So I'm trying to download a file on my mac but the requirements to get the file are very strict: Username: testx Password: testing123 Authorization You can craft the ...
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download file via http only if changed since last update

I need to download a file from a HTTP server, but only if it changed since the last time I downloaded it (e.g. via the If-Modified-Since header). I also need to use a custom name for the file on my ...
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Why are we getting low download speed as compared to the our bandwidth from browser?

Our bandwidth is 16Mbps 1:1 leased line, and we have been getting download speed of about 1.3+ MB/S earlier. But for 2 weeks we are getting a maximum of just 150-200 KB/S although the speed test ...
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How do I configure my browser to run a JNLP file but not keep it in the downloads folder?

Every day I use a set of JNLP (Java Web Start) files to run my applications. When I run it, it downloads a JNLP file which stays in my downloads folder. This causes a problem after time because the ...
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Exporting file to pdf from internet, the document its in blank or incomplete [on hold]

When i export a file to PDF from internet, the document is in blank or incomplete. Its the same if i download in a PC or opening online. The trouble is only in this PC (Windows 7), and i try with ...
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How can I download a single file with two or more adapters? [duplicate]

I have two modems which connected to separated ADSL line and in other hand, I have a desktop PC and a laptop. I want to download a single file using these two modems so I can use both of them at the ...
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How do I save my Android phone downloads to an external hard drive connected to a router?

I have a D-link DIR-850L router with an external hard drive connected to it. I want all the downloads from my Android phone to be saved directly to the external hard drive connected to the router. I ...
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How to download from a direct link using batch files and Google Chrome? [duplicate]

I want to create a batch file which is capable of downloading any files from direct links. I already tried this: chrome start ...
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Downloading large files from ChemAxon on Windows 7, how do I ensure the entire file is downloaded?

I frequently update installations of ChemAxon freeware on my PC and to do so I need to download large (>200 MB ea) executable (.exe) files from their website. My problem is that these downloads always ...
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Use DownloadThemall to download complete webpages? [duplicate]

Suppose there is a webpage which contains links to other webpages which contains images. I would like to download those linked webpages completely (i.e. including those images). In the webpage, there ...
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Why wget fails with 'https: Host not found' on Windows?

I'm trying to use wget on Windows 8.1 prompt. I installed wget.exe in the folder System32 and run wget on cmd. But the following error appear: M:\site>wget http://wordpress.org/latest.zip ...
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Find out why I cannot download from a specific site

I'm running Windows 8.1 SL trying to download the Desktop app from: http://www.systemrequirementslab.com/cyri However, when I get to the download page ...
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Google Drive not responding with size for file download

I have two zip files hosted on Google Drive that are publicly accessible over the internet. They are here and here. For some reason, the first file is not returning the content-Length header with the ...
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Free Download Manager Chrome extension 1.0.18 Change spaces by %20

I'm using Windows 8.1 , Google Chrome Version 41.0.2272.118 and Free Download Manager 3.9.4.1485. I needed integrate Free Download Manager and Google Chrome and I used Free Download Manager Chrome ...
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How to download off-site (not on your computer)?

Before downloading something (eg. a ZIP file) from an online file-sharing website (like Mega.co.nz or Megaupload or Filefactory or ...), how can I download it to somewhere online (eg. some clearance ...
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How can I download flash games?

I would like to download the flash game here. I have tried just saving that flash file like most other tutorials recommend, however when I open it(in Chrome) it lets me press "Play" however it then ...
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Streaming is much slower than Downloading

I have a media server at home that I use to distribute media to players in the house. I have recently set up a VPN so that I can access my media remotely, but I have noticed something odd. If I move ...
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All zip files downloaded as 7zip

Ever since I downloaded 7zip, and even after I uninstalled it, is that all my zip files are downloaded as 7z files. How in the world can I stop this?! I have been looking for answers for about a month ...
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Problems downloading remotely from IP Camera using iVMS-4200 software

I have access on a few IP camera through iVMS-4200 software. I can live view them and also load remote playback for previous recordings. However, when I try to download a specific video, I have the ...
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Issues with Internet download manager download history

Halo.I did a reinstall of my windows Os on my laptop and the download list on my internet download manager(IDM) has disappeared.It has several unfinished download and i am wondering how to restore the ...
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Certain downloaded files take minutes to become usable

I'm on Windows 8.1 Pro, but this problem also happens on my W7 Premium computer. I sometimes download files but am unable to use them for 2-3 minutes after they've been downloaded. It happens ...
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Transmission doesn't connect internet after ip address change

After I've changed ip address on raspberry pi I've got problem with torrent client Transmission. It doesn't start download or upload of torrent file. I've updated /etc/network/interfaces, but it ...
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Is there a generic method to know where is some program storing ongoing (or finished) downloads?

Some Windows programs perform temporary downloads without reporting the storage path they are using. Example for a driver downloader and installer named IObit Driver Booster: Those files are often ...
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Download images from a site

I want to download images from a site say, xyz.com which has the following directory structure: ./a/b/c/d/pikachu.jpg There are thousands of images inside d directory and they are directly ...
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Downloading a website that uses JS authentication recursively [closed]

I need to download a lot files from an old website that uses some sort of non-standard login and authentication via JavaScript and therefore tools like HTTrack are not really useful. I have looked ...
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Download all contents of a directory automatically?

Here you can see a directory that contains some sub-directory and there a a lot of PDF files. Is there any way to download all of them automatically?
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Bulk SFTP download of files specified by URL preserving directories

I have a list of several hundred files I need to pull via SFTP. They are located in various directories and I need them to be in the same directory setup on my local machine. It is important the files ...
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Bulk Download Images with Organization

I have a list of URLs (pretty much all image urls though some pdf) that I need downloaded. I have found a variety of options for bulk downloading and these would work but I need them to be organized ...
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How to download Facebook sticker as .png or .jpg extention?

I want to collect Facebook stickers as .png or .jpg files. If anyone already has them, please share with me. Or, is there a way to download them? Currently, I have a workaround solution to download ...
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Download osx from the app store without installing it

I'd like to know, if I download mac osx from the app store, will it install it ? I just want the dmg file. Don't want to install it... Thanks and sorry for my bad english.
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Do we really need to check the integrity of downloaded files? [duplicate]

I downloaded a huge amount of files, but discovered the use of md5 and sha as integrity checkers quite recently. From then I always prefer to check it for big downloaded files, even if I never found ...
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Can i repo initialize multiple source code branches in one directory?

repo is a tool that manages download of android source code from github. To download a branch (say b1) source code, we do,, repo init -u url -b b1 I want to download multiple branches (gingerbread, ...
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Multiple downloads from public source (web site), how to bypass “click on OK button” triggered by Javascript?

I'm trying to download multiple data sets from a public source, the European Union Transaction Log. I'm using the "Allocation / Compliance" search tool (in the left blue pane). From there I must ...
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“An internal error occurred in a remote procedure call (RPC)” whenever I try to run an .exe file (and System Restore isn't working anymore)

I'm a bit inexperienced, and I'm having a bit of a problem. I keep getting the error message "An internal error occurred in a remote procedure call (RPC)" when attempting to run certain programs. This ...
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Why does the download speed goes over the ISP bandwidth speed?

I have a wireless connection of 256 Kbps from my ISP. The download speed obviously varies on servers I am downloading from. But it goes all upto 181 KBps from ubuntu server and even higher from ...
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Listing the Files in a Web Page Directory via Wget

What should I write in the command line to list the files in this webpage: "http://download.xbox.com/content/5454085c/"? Files are supposed to be in ".cab" format.
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How can I update a file without downloading it again

I have a file that I want to update whenever required, not scheduled, but I don't want to download the large file (approx. 110 MB) over and over again. Is there any way to fill in the missing data to ...
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VPN boosts internet speed?

I have extremely slow internet speeds (Capped at 1mb/s download and 50kb/s upload). For some reason, I was messing around with different VPN's and suddenly noticed that while downloading a big while ...
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Moving folders in Dropbox to an external Hard drive - on a Mac

I'm trying to move one of my dropbox folders to a backup hard drive. I am out of space on my dropbox. But... it's saying it won't download the folder as the folder is too large. What would you suggest ...
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TV Shows torrents

I have a TV shows RSS feed on my server, set to automatically download new tv shows. I also have a script that moves the TV shows into the correct folders with the correct names for Plex to use (B:\TV ...
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WinWGET download all zip files from a site

I want to download all zip files from a site using wget. The website is www.ariagiovanni.com and it is password protected. I put wget --pass --username ' ' -r -A.zip -l2 ...
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How to instruct Chrome to download PDF rather than (pre)view in browser?

I have PDF file for download by users on my website. Is there a way to instruct Chrome not to view the PDF in the users browser when the user clicks the link to the PDF, but instead download the PDF ...
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Disable all downloads in Windows 8?

So I gave my son a laptop and so far I continuously have to factory reset after he downloads some virus and/or malware. He's obsessed with Minecraft and mods and that community seems to be a cesspool ...
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IE 9 in Windows 7 is not downloading any files

Anytime I try to download any files in IE 9 it sits and spins and will not download the file it does not even show an option to run/save. It does however work in Chrome and Firefox, this is Windows 7 ...
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Change output directory for gPodder

I'd like to change directory gPodder downloads podcasts to. Default output directory in Ubuntu is ~/gPodder/Downloads/. I cannot find output directory in config. How I can change output directory for ...
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How can I force chrome to only download one file at a time?

Right now, files simultaneously download which drastically lowers the download speed
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Automate saving/email html page daily [closed]

I am looking for ideas on how to do this I have an intranet site , lets call it http://intranet/update.html if I do this manually I would 1. go to the site http://intranet/update.html 2. click ...