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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Resumable Downloads corruption due to ISP redirection

I have a Bsnl bradband connection in India. Whenever I turn on router and open any link the first time, it gets redirected to mail.bsnl.in page. That could be a way of promoting their email service. ...
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How to trigger autohotkey script with a download

I want to trigger my script every time my Gpodder program downloads an MP3.
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How to download and convert Flash-based media?

I would like to download and convert the sound stream from the Flash-based web page at into some format I can play locally (this is the Jazz Profiles of Thelonius Monk). I do not want to stream it on ...
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RTMPDump client signature

I'd like to DL a video using RTMPDump, but when I run "C:\Users\M\Downloads\rtmp\rtmpdump.exe" -r ...
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Is there a way to download wikipedia pages programmatically?

I'd like to download some Wikipedia pages as part of a program. Currently I would go to the pages on a browser, click "Download as PDF" manually, wait for it to render, then download it, then rename ...
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Folders in Downloads opening in new window in Windows 10

I have a strange bug in explorer. My Downloads folder is located at E:\Downloads (moved from default location). When I opening folder as Start - Explorer - E: - Downloads there are no any problems. ...
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Can HTTrack download a subdirectory?

I found this really useful tool HTTrack online and I'm wondering if I can download a subdirectory, instead of the whole website. For instance, instead of downloading www.example.com and all it's ...
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How can i create this search program?

I want to make a program that searches google periodically for images relating to or containing highly specific text and images, downloads them, and outputs them with the right trigger for Windows, ...
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Is there a way to find what are the download requests my machine is getting?

I am trying to download some bat file to a remote machine through a software I made. While some remote machines got the download, some of them haven't. Is there a way I can see if that remote machine ...
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Hotlinking of only images, and serving files without an easily usable link

I'm trying to make a simple file upload thing in apache2 (xubuntu). However, I want people to ONLY be able to hotlink images. Files should only be servable from a download button on the page. The ...
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Microsoft Word Files not getting deleted permanently

I downloaded 2 Microsoft Word files from my email and moved them to my personal folder from downloads folder. still after some days 4 files of the same content of what I downloaded, appeared in ...
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Having trouble mirroring a website

Okay, so I'm trying to mirror a website, obviously. And I'm I having trouble downloading a few files, I was just curious if these files are "important". I have used both File2HD.com and HTTRACK to ...
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Linux “Download” Folder

If I use the wget command in terminal, where does the file download to? I tried using in terminal I can navigate to cd Downloads but when I try to run the Dir command to view a list of files nothing ...
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Chrome introduces a minute or more delay when downloading things

Seemingly nothing changed on the PC today but Chrome suddenly started putting full load on a single core when I click on a downloadable file and then just waits for a minute or more. Cleared cache, ...
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Download files directly to sd card in wifi dongle [closed]

I have a 3G WiFi Dongle from MTS in India and it supports an sd card i want to download files (torrent) direcly to the card. Also if possible to resume the downloads when reconnected to the network
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qBittorrent not downloading healthy files

I am using qBittorrent v2.9.8 in kali linux. After last day i can't download anything through it. Even the file is not downloading which have more then 12000 seeder. I notice that only DHT is ...
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Mark specific files for download in Bitbucket

Using a repository I have in Bitbucket, is it possible to isolate and bundle a series of binary files from a project? For example, I have a repo with .h and .cpp files along with dlls, and I want ...
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Will I know when the Windows 10 files are being downloaded in the background or not?

After reserving the free Windows 10 Upgrade, and once the download is available, will I be notified if the download is taking place, or will it take place without my knowledge? The reason I am asking ...
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Download message headers with specific word in subject

I am downloading header only (since I'm concerned about data used). Every time, I need to click "mark header to download". Is there any rule or option to download automatically for specific words in ...
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How can I make Mozilla Firefox always show the download manager

This may be a bit pedantic, but I like to see my full download history, and see the progress of my current downloads in a larger format than the tiny arrow on firefox's navigation/search bar. I have ...
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403 when downloading from cloudfront with wget (after 302)

I'm trying to download file from cloudfront. It is a file archive from scala-sbt website. When using browser (Chrome) everything is ok. Basically the flow looks like: ...
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Not able to download all files from nexus to git repository folder with wget

I am downloading files from the nexus repo using wget command. Using the command, I am able to download all the files in the C:/ area, but when I am using the same command inside ...
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Where can I see my downloads history in Internet Explorer 10?

Is there any database or file that saves all the downloads history in Internet Explorer 10? Something like index.dat that contains all the visits history in Internet Explorer or like downloads.sqlite ...
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Only allow download from specific sites in Chrome

Some of my co-workers in the company that I am working for are downloading torrents and music online; my boss is blaming me for the slow internet connection. We are using Chrome as our only browser ...
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Downloading a large number of files from online directory

I want to download 100+ audio files from a website. The link to the files is of the form www.foo.com/bar/XXX.mp3 where XXX varies as 001, 002, and so on. www.foo.com/bar is accessible and has links to ...
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download a radio show off a news website that invloves .tsSeg1-Frag files

Using a stream software I got my grasp on the whole packets files that make the radio show I want to download from a news website. The files are located at: ...
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NAS Download is slower than Upload

Is it normal that when i transfer a file from my pc to my Seagate Central (NAS) i have a transfer speed of 11mBps (which is normal according i have a 100mbps network card), but when i transfer a file ...
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Vudu and Spotify Download Location

Vudu and Spotify both store the offline/downloaded files in 'AppData/Roaming' and I have maxed out my 'C' Drive. I want to move it to my larger 'D' Drive. I looked up what to do and all over the ...
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Cannot manually download updates from download.microsoft.com using three different browsers

So, I have both windows 7 and windows 10 installed on two computers. (Total of four operating systems) And I need to download User-Mode Driver Framework version 1.11 update for Windows 7, and Windows ...
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Chrome downloaded a file without asking

I just went to a legitimate website which I visit regularly and assume is well-run and secure, and when a page on the website loaded, my browser downloaded a file called fallback.html without ...
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How can I download this tricky, non-YouTube flash video?

Flash video in question is here. I'm using the latest version of Firefox on Windows 7. As stated, the video is not from or on YouTube. I've poked around Firefox's cache and could not find any .swf or ...
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I can't download anything, when I try it opens a chrome tab and loops

There was one time I was trying to get to a file and the computer asked me how I wanted to read it. I clicked chrome accidentally and I don't know how to change it. Now every time I click on a link to ...
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Downloading a file from website - what port will be used?

If I go to a website and click on a link to download a file, what will be the protocol that is being use? Is it still HTTP? Will the source port and destination port remain the same? E.g. client (src ...
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Automate downloads which could be interrupted by VPN/ Download failures

I need to download 20 files each of almost 2 GB each. However, more often than not my downloads are interrupted either by internet failure or VPN errors. So, If its a download error, I need to restart ...
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download file in Linux console from server that use redirection

First of all, I just don't want to change name of curl's output file. The great example is http://www.getsoloapp.com/download. When you do: curl http://www.getsoloapp.com/download you download html. ...
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Need to download KB2919335 standalone package but Microsoft Site doesn't give the actual link

I'm having USB3.0 Drive suspend issues like the ones that are documented here and would like to try installing KB2919355 to fix the issue. But when trying to download the standalone package, I just ...
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Cannot download from browser inside of my VM

Just as the title states, I am unable to download anything from the browser from within my VM. Forinstance trying to download a windows program called ActiveX from internet explorer inside of my VM, ...
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Files get corrupted when downloaded from FTP server

I'm currently facing a problem when downloading some files from an FTP server: they become corrupt. An introduction to the problem may be seen in this SO question (when I was thinking the problem was ...
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Folx won't auto download items

I just downloaded Folx on my mac and I installed the folx plugin on my Chrome. I selected "Use Folx to catch download links in browsers" but every time I opened a link it always used the browser's ...
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Does Limewire, Baearshare etc have a database? [closed]

I just found out that people are sharing songs that I created using programs called "Bearshare" and "Limewire". I always thought that these programs would search for music on thepiratebay, isohunt, ...
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How does VLC play youtube videos?

How does VLC open and play youtube videos? If you press Ctrl+N and enter the url of a youtube video, it loads for a few seconds and then plays the video. How does it parse the HTML code?
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Is it possible to merge my ISP and cellphone Internet access? I want to split download and upload [duplicate]

I would like to use my ISP for download only, and my cellphones 4G connection for upload only. This is because my ISP's upload speed is poor, but download is OK, and my 4G upload is great and free (I ...
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How to download Google 360 Photo Sphere as 1 image?

How can I download Google 360 Photo Sphere ? I checked out developer tools and every photo sphere is stitched together with tens or hundreds of images, it would take a long time to put them all ...
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Downloading images via wget

When downloading an image with wget using wget link I get the following errors: HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Moved Temporarily Location: [following] --2015-05-24 14:47:46-- ...
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youtube-dl : Downloading a youtube user's complete video collection

Previously, whenever I had to download a user's complete videos, I'd just use something like: youtube-dl -ciw ytuser:LinusTechTips But now this does not seem to work anymore. When I issue this ...
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How to use both my dual internet connections in the same exact moment on Mac OS X [duplicate]

I am running Mac OS X and I have two different Internet connections on two different local networks: One is wireless and the other is wired. I want to use both on the same time to get higher download ...
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There is a software who i can download the files from website/server? [closed]

For example i want to download all scans from the "emuparadise..me/magazine-comic-guide-scans/all" and all files is in links. I try the Downthemall and outwit but i cant make it to go to each link to ...
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Overdrive Media App Running On Windows 8 Laptop doesn't want to download content when minimized &/or extremely slow

I have run the Overdrive Media forms-based application on Windows XP and Windows 7 and it works quite well once you get it installed. Now, I'm running the new version on my Windows 8 Laptop (i7 with ...
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How to download all links in a PDF

I have many PDFs and need to download all the hyperlinks within them. I have tried opening the PDF in Firefox and using Download Them All but I find it often does not get them all. So how can I ...
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How am I supposed to integrate `Free Download Manager` with chrome?

I have Free Download Manager installed. When I download Free Download Manager extension from chrome web store It does get installed OK, but when I try to download files they are being downloaded ...