A download manager is an application that is responsible for downloading files. Download managers are often included with modern browsers, although there are standalone download managers out there as well.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
15 views

How can i download a website that requires javascript prompt login

I want to download a website with httrack but the website requires a javascript login i have the login but i can't tell httrack how to that. Thank you
1
vote
1answer
14 views

How does Download Management utilities control bandwidth usage?

I want to understand how utilities such as wget are able to rate-limit the download of a file by only consuming at most the provided rate. Does it use QoS network features? Or does it have a specific ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Deleting “.piece_part.bc!” Bitcomet Files After A Completed Download

I Use Torrents To Download Stuff , Recently (about a year and Half) I Use Bitcomet For This Purpose. As Some Of My Stuff Get Downloaded 100% , About half of them Have A File , which it's Name it The ...
-1
votes
1answer
25 views

Download manager - prevent termination

i am trying to download a large datafile from www.kaggle.com on my Windows 7 system. (12 GB file). I unfortunately am in a location with somewhwat spotty internet, and every 6-7 hours have to ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Uget not working on Google Drive

I am not able to download any file from the Google Drive website using the uGet download manager. Every file which is downloaded is corrupted. It is working on every other website. I am using Flashgot ...
2
votes
1answer
20 views

Web download manager aware of only new and changed files

I'm looking for a web download manager that can be smart and only overwrite or rename only new or changed size files. A few times a year I need to freshen local copies of several tens to hundreds of ...
0
votes
1answer
482 views

how to manually merge files downloaded by IDM?

for the last couple of days. i've been downloading an .exe file sizes about 1.73 GB. the TEMP folder was on E:\ when it's done IDM merged about 1.5 GB and gave me an error about no free space were ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

Command line download manager that supports batch descriptors to download multiple files?

In the Firefox plugin donwloadthemall if yo use the batch descriptor, let's say http://.../image[000:999].gif, will start downloading all files: image000.gif image001.gif image002.gif ... ...
0
votes
2answers
33 views

Tell wget to mirror the parts of an URI's path to folders

I have a list of URIs in a file uris.txt: http://example.com/file1.pdf http://example.com/file2.pdf http://example.com/Folder/file3.pdf http://example.com/Folder/Subfolder/file4.pdf The ...
1
vote
1answer
165 views

Continue interrupted download of downthemall? (403 error)

I was downloading an ISO file of WINDOWS 10 to create an upgrade disk in windows 7 using a simple trick at : http://techdows.com/2015/08/use-this-trick-to-get-windows-10-iso-direct-download-links.html ...
-1
votes
3answers
161 views

How to download 1 million files?

How can I download 1 million files ? I have tried lots of download managers, they all are very slow when importing URL list, currently I have waited for 20 hours on Download Master, I have also ...
0
votes
1answer
201 views

What is “lightning downloader” [duplicate]

By a mistake I installed this on my system. Fast google search gave some sites that mark it as a malware etc and provide removal tools. However a fast google search about those sites shows that they ...
1
vote
1answer
159 views

How do I use HTTrack to download gzipped files from URLs with accented characters?

I am downloading a site with HTTrack with spotty results. Several directories return 2 or more versions of the same HTML file. These duplicates in any given directory may include: a file named ...
0
votes
0answers
193 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

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, ...
1
vote
1answer
105 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

Cannot paste into Free Download Manager Program?

I need to copy/paste URL from browser into Free Download Manager. I copy it find but it pastes blank. I opened notepad and pasted there and it pastes fine in there. What could cause this?
1
vote
4answers
578 views

How to resume downloading a file which was 75% completed using torrent client with any other download client by using a direct link

I have one torrent with files I really want but it is dead for many months. Now by some luck I have direct download links for all of the files. The problem is that the torrent is many GB in size and ...
1
vote
1answer
188 views

How to grab the download link that a software uses to download files? [closed]

I've a software that downloads a file from internet. How could I capture the download link that the software is downloading files from and use it to download using my download manager instead? I'm ...
0
votes
0answers
137 views

Download entire site from Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine while maintaining original URL structure when links span different archives

I am trying to download a very large site from the Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine, but the site spans so many pages that archived copies are split across different dates, which is not allowing to ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

configure TMG for download managers

is there an ability to configure TMG 2010 to allow specific user behind TMG 2010 to use "Internet Download Manager” or "FlashGet” or any download managers utilities . thanks in advance.
1
vote
0answers
70 views

Download Helper creating empty files from all sites, not just YouTube

Running Firefox on Windows 7. Download Helper, beginning four or so days ago, began creating empty files. On all download attempts (e.g. Fox News), not just YouTube. Tried creating a new target ...
1
vote
2answers
57 views

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?
0
votes
1answer
104 views

Cross-platform Download Manager for Windows and Fedora [closed]

I'm looking for a software that can be used for downloading files in different Internet Protocols (HTTP, HTTPS, FTP). The software must be able to continue downloads even if the computer has been ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

Download manager issue with some Youtube videos

So lately I've been having problems downloading some videos from Youtube such as this one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xouo8ktxZNc I've tried KeepVid, DownloadHelper, a Greasemonkey script and ...
0
votes
0answers
145 views

Downloading file from (your download will start shortly) page

How can i download a file with curl (or any other alternative) that make user wait until download start for example enter link description here i tried curl -O -J -L ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

How to download files with time-based bandwidth limitations?

I have huge files (15 Gb) to download from a provider which asks me to not download these files during buisness hours. I've tried using FlashGet, or Free Download Manager, but I can't schedule ...
1
vote
1answer
897 views

Using Regular Expressions with DownThemAll to exclude a file name

I'm using DownThemAll and a bit of regex to grab files from a web page. My DownThemAll filter is set up as follows: /\.(?:pdf|doc|docx|xls|xlsx|ppt|zip)$/i However, each page also includes the file ...
3
votes
1answer
873 views

How can I force chrome to only download one file at a time?

Right now, files simultaneously download which drastically lowers the download speed
0
votes
2answers
612 views

download a big file and avoid data corruption [closed]

Today I was downloading a 1GB file using IDM software and since the network was unstable, for many times after downloading much MBs of the file it was saying that because of data corruption it will ...
2
votes
0answers
240 views

IDM not able to download .dmg file

I am trying to download .dmg extension file with Internet Download Manager v. 6.07 on windows 7. At the time i start the download, extension is .dmg but after getting download it changes to .bz2 . ...
4
votes
1answer
22k views

Is it possible to download entire YouTube playlist using IDM?

I download youtube video using IDM. All I have to do is use Mozilla, install a some idm download plug in and there you go. You can see IDM "DOWNLOAD" label towards the top right corner, or you can ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

How to queue files in FDM like in IDM

I want to add 4 files next to each other in FDM list. I want to know how I can do this in FDM to make it download files after each other without my attention? I mean if download #1 finished , it ...
-1
votes
1answer
7k views

How to download lynda.com videos for offline use [duplicate]

I have access to the full library of lynda.com in the university. I would like to know how I could download the videos so that I can watch them at home. As a tip: If I send the link of the video with ...
0
votes
1answer
92 views

Automatically go through pages download filtered links on a site

With DownThemAll! I can download all the links on a given page and I can filter them. lets say the site is www.google.com and I want to grab all the search results. I set up a filter: /search?q= ...
-2
votes
1answer
170 views

Free Download Manager Automatically opens chrome on start

I've downloaded FDM Portable and when I run it, it automatically starts Google Chrome and I don't know why. My default browser is Firefox. How do I stop it from launching Chrome?
0
votes
1answer
114 views

intercept zip file download request to view contents?

user 'A' downloads a zip file from a web server via HTTP/HTTPS, and after downloading he immediately deletes that zip file from server. In this scenario,can user 'B' (not having direct access to ...
1
vote
1answer
408 views

Direct Download By uTorrent

Instead of using flashget , internet download manager or any other download manager program Is that possible that i can download any file other than torrent files by utorrent ?
1
vote
0answers
230 views

Flashget download stopped near ending

I am downloading stellarium using Flashget. I have downloaded 75.61 Mb out of 75.71 Mb but now flashget is stuck and I can't do anything. I have tried to pause and resume the download many times, but ...
1
vote
2answers
44 views

How can I download a subpart of file in linux/windows?

I want to download a huge file (dataset) which is about 200GB but do not have enough disk space in my internet-connected PC. I want to download a piece of the file (e.g. 30GB chunks) in each run and ...
-1
votes
2answers
8k views

A better Chrome download manager plugin [closed]

So, it's really frustrating when I'm downloading a really large file, and it gets cut off halfway through due to either my internet, or the host's internet. For instance, there was a file one time ...
1
vote
1answer
311 views

Why Some Of File Downloads Do Not Work With Download Managers?

Some of downloads do not download actual file but some kind of redirection file like download.php and thus there is no way to download file other than using browser's native download function. ...
4
votes
4answers
2k views

How to schedule a download only to start at a particular time?

Our Satellite internet provider gives us "unlimited browsing" between 11pm and 7pm. As we have a very limited bandwidth in the day and the download is reasonably large, other than staying up late is ...
-1
votes
1answer
489 views

Download manager for windows that can import list from text file [closed]

I was using a downloader manager, but recently discovered it contains some potentially dangerous modules. One of the features available was the ability to import a list of files from a text file to ...
0
votes
1answer
932 views

Turn off IE 9 Download Manager Popup Window

Is there anyway to just click on a link to download my PDF, it opens up and I do a Save As from there without having to go through the Download Manager every time?
2
votes
3answers
2k views

How does IDM resume a paused HTTP download?

How do programs like Internet Download Manager resume a download from a new URL? I think that it may store the original URL of the page in which the download link found and opens that page to refresh ...
7
votes
4answers
10k views

Using a download manager to download from an MSDN subscription

I'm an MSDN subscriber and I'd like to download a large file from there (~3.5 GB). Downloading straight from FireFox is problematic as it would stop after a few hundred megabytes. Downloading from ...
-3
votes
3answers
958 views

Download and convert YouTube videos to MP3 and organise into channels/playlists

I'd like to download YouTube videos by specifying a YouTube channel URL or playlist URL. I then want to convert the videos to MP3 and put them in a separate folder according to the playlist. Is this ...
1
vote
0answers
12k views

How can I force Internet Download Manager to intercept Mega's downlod process?

I want to download a file from Mega through my own download manager not Mega's download manager. I tried many times with available options in Internet Download Manager and can't get Internet Download ...
0
votes
1answer
169 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 ...