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37 views

Chromium Source Download Very Large — 15 GB so far and downloading

I'm currently trying to download Chromium via these instructions. I followed the initial checkout instructions then typed fetch --nohooks chromium --nosvn=True into Terminal in the folder I wanted ...
0
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3answers
469 views

OS X Yosemite Developer Preview 2 does not show up in Mac App Store

I installed OS X 10.10 Yosemite build 14A238x on Thunderbolt SSD / MacBook Air. A few days ago, Developer Preview 2 was released by Apple with the build number 14A261i and it should be updated via the ...
1
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1answer
31 views

Incremental library download on Google Music Manager

I am trying to download my library to my mac but everytime I click on "Download my library" it runs through and always errors on a few songs (never the same ones). When I click on "Download my ...
1
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0answers
69 views

Chrome: how to open with system viewer by default?

Google Chrome used to open PDFs downloaded to the hard drive using the system's default PDF viewer by default. Recent versions of Chrome use Chrome's (inferior) built-in PDF viewer by default even ...
1
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0answers
14 views

Teamviewer cannot send fonts

When sending/transferring fonts via Teamviewer (on Mac OSX) they transfer as 0 bytes, so cannot be opened/used. Is it a copyright issue? How can I get around this?
0
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1answer
27 views

Is there a way to automatically save the image in a browser as the webpage's title?

For example: The webpage title is "Student Cookbook (The Australian Women's Weekly Minis): Amazon.de". Any image that you save would be named accordingly. Possible?
1
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2answers
7k views

Where can I get a version of Xcode that will run on 10.6.8 (the current version nolonger supports 10.6)?

Where can I get a version of Xcode that will run on 10.6.8 (the current version nolonger supports 10.6)? I tried inserting the original 10.6.8 Install disk in my laptop but it just pops back out ...
-1
votes
1answer
193 views

How do I setup a shortcut for “change default download folder”?

In OS X, I want to setup a keyboard shortcut to change my default Google Chrome download location instead of digging through the settings every time. How can I do this?
0
votes
1answer
81 views

Download all images at distance 2 using Mac OS X

I need to download all the images from a website on my computer. The images are not listed all in one page. Instead I have an index page that links a set of pages (page1.html, page2.html, ...) each ...
0
votes
1answer
212 views

Upgrading from Mac OSX 10.5.8 – Online Download

I need to upgrade my osx from 10.5.8 to the latest. After checking the Mac store, it seems like I need 10.6 before can get to 10.8, but I dont have time to get the discs for 10.6. Is there any way to ...
0
votes
0answers
117 views

cURL wont download for me?

OS X 10.8.3, from a terminal I am executing: $ curl -OCv http://<URL>/<file>.dmg I get (for 2 seconds) % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current ...
0
votes
3answers
164 views

Large downloads corrupt. Possibly because of failing hard drive. Anything I can do?

I'm on a macbook pro (10.8) with an SSD. Large downloads are ending up corrupt. I suspect that this is because the SSD is failing. Spotlight indexing is taking a very long time as well. I plan to ...
1
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0answers
56 views

Files don't show unless I relaunch Finder

I have an old G5. When I download a file, click, and select "Open in Finder", it sometimes doesn't show all the files until I "relaunch" Finder. Same thing with the trash: I can't see what was in ...
1
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0answers
321 views

Create a complete local copy of a website using Wget

OK, here is what I need : I'm on Mac (Mac OS X 10.6.8) I want to completely mirror a website on my hard drive (this is what I'm using as a test) I want all images and prerequisites there, so that ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Mac Shows Java 6 in Terminal After Installing Java 7

I am trying to run a server that requires Java 7 using terminal. After installing Java 7, typing java -version in terminal still shows Java 6. Previously, I would use the Java Preferences ...
0
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0answers
58 views

After downloading Windows 7, just as the download completes, it gets cancelled automatically

After downloading Windows 7 pro from the web-site mentioned at this Super User answer, just as the download completes it gets cancelled automatically... I am downloading it on a MacBook Pro running ...
1
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0answers
168 views

How to identify traffic going through akamai

My mac server (10.6.8) is downloading a big file through akamai (a60-254-131-56.deploy.akamaitechnologies.com) despite not having anything on the console (no browser, etc is doing any work) I know it ...
1
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1answer
463 views

How to download OS X from the Mac App Store with a download manager?

I have tried on 10.7.3 and 10.6 to download Lion to make an install image but because of my poor connection, it always fails (download time would be 48hrs+). If I could use a download manager, it ...
0
votes
1answer
855 views

How to download a list of files with the possibility of resuming?

I have a list of URLs to some files to download. These are actual URLs ending with complete file names in the form of http://domain.com/foobar.jpg. All of those are stored in a file called urls.txt. ...
3
votes
1answer
5k views

Prevent Chrome from automatically opening downloaded PDF and Image files

When I download a PDF or image in Google Chrome on my Mac, is it possible to prevent Chrome from automatically opening it in my default application for that file type (e.g., Preview)? I notice that ...
2
votes
1answer
395 views

Downloadmanager that sends downloads to remote server

i'm looking for a downloadmanager or browser plugin that is able to send download-urls to a remote location. In detail I want to start downloads of large files (video files from an online vcr) on a ...
0
votes
1answer
111 views

How to see which ports Firefox is using in Mac OS X

Which ports is Firefox using in Mac OS X? I particular, which parts are being used for downloads, and what is the speed of traffic on each of these ports?
0
votes
2answers
216 views

When I download a text file in safari the results are displayed in the browser not sent to a file

When I download a text file in safari the results show up in the browser. In Chrome and FireFox the results are sent directly to a file on my computer. Is there a way to make Safari do that same ...
0
votes
2answers
559 views

Downloading files from FileSonic via terminal without a premium account

I found various blogs on the internet about how to download a file from FileSonic, Hotfile, Rapidshare, etc. from a Linux terminal if you have a premium account. Is there any way to download a file ...
1
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1answer
119 views

Why do I sometimes get double extension names in OS X?

Sometimes when downloading files, I end up with a file like "foo.txt.txt". Sometimes I end up with just "foo" (and then manually change the extension later). Is this a common problem with OS X? What ...
6
votes
3answers
3k views

Does Chrome's download manager “pause” feature really work?

I am trying to download a large file with Chrome for Mac. The internet here is spotty. Sometimes the Internet goes down, or I need to pause the download. I've never really succeeded to resume a ...
0
votes
1answer
654 views

Connection reset by peer on my Mac whenever downloading large files from Microsoft

This is very strange, when downloading large files from virtually all Microsoft websites I get a 'The operation couldn't be completed. Connection reset by peer' error. For example, I'm just trying to ...
1
vote
1answer
481 views

Make Firefox 5 show current downloads in status bar (now “add-on bar”)

In older Firefoxes when you downloaded a file it showed at the bottom of the window in the status bar. If you downloaded more than 1, it told you how many were remaining to be downloaded and the time ...
1
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2answers
3k views

How to download big file with chrome on Mac OSX?

If I try to download a big file on unstable connection/server (XCode 4) Google chrome simply "stops" downloading on first network error so I have a first 1-2-3 gigabytes of file and chrome thinks that ...
9
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4answers
9k views

Download Manager for Mac OS X? [closed]

IS there a download manager for Mac OS X that allows me to interrupt and resume large downloads? (I'm trying to download the Apple Developer Tools update, but a 3+ GB file size seldom plays nicely ...
0
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3answers
431 views

How can I download MacTeX when every time I download it the download fails between 100 and 300 megs out of 1.5 gigs?

I've somehow managed to download this onto a computer over a year ago but now when I try to do it, every mirror I try (all over the world; I'm in US but tried US mirror first obviously) eventually ...
0
votes
1answer
654 views

Not able to install xcode_3.2.3_and_ios_sdk_4.0.2.dmg

I have downloaded xcode_3.2.3_and_ios_sdk_4.0.2.dmg from apple website, after the download completed. I tried to install SDK, But when i double clicked on it i got small pop up stating "Warning" The ...
1
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1answer
132 views

On Mac, after downloading a file, how to you do a checksum?

I want to do a checksum on a file I downloaded on my Mac. How can I do this?
3
votes
3answers
25k views

Where does Steam download apps to on Mac? (What's the save path?)

Where does Steam download apps to on Mac? (What's the save path?) Where is the local content stored?
2
votes
2answers
105 views

PDF Download Only

On a Mac how do you download a PDF and not automatically open it in Acrobat?
11
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1answer
7k views

What is the terminal command to retrieve files from a remote server using ssh in Mac OS X?

I normally ssh into my remote server in order to administrate my files using terminal for Mac OS X. I don't understand how I retrieve (download) files from the server to my local computer, or send ...
0
votes
1answer
158 views

It it possible to get httrack to wait N seconds between each transfer?

I've limited the concurrent connections, and I noticed there is something called --advanced-wait, but the manual does not describe if this might do what I want to do. The site in question that I want ...
8
votes
2answers
1k views

How to download parts of the same file from different sources with curl/wget?

I have a quite large file hosted on five different servers. I would like to be able to download different parts of the file from each server and subsequently concatenate the parts, in order to ...
1
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2answers
85 views

How do I download a mp3 file from my broswer in OSX?

After opening this link, Quicktime automatically starts playing this song. How can I make my browser download the song instead of playing it in Quicktime?
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Disabling auto download in Safari

It seems like it's simply just enough to visit a webpage and the site can automatically start a download on your computer, no prompts, no warnings. Is there any way to make it behave like all the ...
0
votes
1answer
13k views

How to checkout a repository using Mercurial (hg) in Mac OS X

I am trying to download a sample project of CorePlot from: http://code.google.com/p/core-plot/source/checkout There, they have mentioned below command to execute for getting a legal copy: hg clone ...
3
votes
7answers
10k views

Free Mac OS X application for downloading an entire website

Is there any free application for downloading an entire site installable on Mac OS X 10.6?
1
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1answer
457 views

Mac download speed keeps decreasing

I have a Mac that is getting extremely low connection speed from my WiFi. The other 3 computers in this house have a fast connection. However, on this Mac, once I connect to WiFi it's fast, but as ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

How to download Xcode documentation? (on windows)

Xcode Documentation only downloads to the current computer from within Xcode. I want to download the iPhone OS 3.0 Reference Library but the thing is - I am not using my Mac right now. My Mac is at my ...
0
votes
3answers
2k views

Don't want Folx to become my default downloader

I installed Folx download manager in my macbook Pro and every time I want to download a link in safari it forces me to download with folx. How can I configure this to let me choose the downloader ...
0
votes
1answer
513 views

Where to put seeders request for torrent?

I am downloading iphone.sdk through utorrent. iphone_sdk.dmg has single file to download. It is of size 2.17 gb. I have currently downloaded 2.04 gb. For last three days I am not getting seeders. ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

How do I download all mail from my POP server?

Does anyone know how I can download all mail from my Gmail server via POP? I am using Mail on a Mac.