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.

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download a big file and avoid data corruption [on hold]

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 ...
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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 . ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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= ...
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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?
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cant download site I get error 403 No bucket list of xml

I tried to download this webby addy https://the-aware-life-9.s3.amazonaws.com/ and I get error 403 forbidden. I want to know how to get the downloads via WGET or whatever. I used httrack and it did ...
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What is iLivid? [closed]

I have seen an advert for iLivid, saying that it would enhance download speeds. Is this true, is it a safe piece of software? Experience faster downloading and immediate viewing with an awesome ...
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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 ...
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FlashGet cannot download any files

I have FlashGet, and I also recently got FlashGot because FlashGet by itself fails to download any files linked by server cookies. However, after using it for some time, I've come to 2 files already ...
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firefox DownThemAll how to dump data from dta_queue.sqlite

I want to dump the data contained in the dta_queue.sqlite file. But if I execute the following command $ sqlite dta_queue.sqlite .dump I get the error: Unable to open database "dta_queue.sqlite": ...
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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 ?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to download Youtube videos 1080p? [closed]

It seems like nowadays even when the video is available in 1080p, apps like jdownloader or firefox extensions do not show the 1080p version. Is there any software or chrome/firefox extension that ...
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Download same file using different computers by complementing each other.

If I have downloaded a big file about 50 percent from work PC, can I continue to download the rest from home without repeating the already downloaded parts. I use Chrome on both the computers.
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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 ...
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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. ...
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Free Download Manager can't download more than 20 sections simultaneously

Free Download Manager can automatically add "sections" to a download as the download is running, or you can add them manually. Each section is a thread and a connection that downloads a segment of the ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Why is my actual download speed lesser than that found by by speedtest.net?

I ran my internet connection through speedtest.net which claims that it finds out the actual internet speed, much lower than that promised by my ISP. But, while downloading, the speed is much lesser ...
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Download site with js links

I'm trying to download an entire site: http://givatram.org/bank/hug.php?hug=0 Unfortunately, instead of the standard href tag, the page uses javascript functions to generate links: <tr> ...
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How to download multiple files using Chrome?

Firefox had flashgot which added all the links available in a page and you could choose files by type, etc, but in Chrome how do I do this? I tried Download Master but it doesn't work. Keeps asking ...
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How to get urls of all images on a page, edit them and download

Here is a task: A page has 300 JPEG images with urls like http://example.com/gallery/500px-500px/7496.jpg I want to do edit those urls to http://example.com/gallery/1000px-1000px/7496.jpg and ...
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Auto download files to my computer [closed]

I'm looking for a Windows 7 program that will be able to download around 1000 files when I give the urls. These are PDF files http://www.ticaretsicil.gov.tr/gazetepdfgoster.php?sayi=8206&sayfa=1 ...
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Restore IDM and uTorrent state/settings after updating Windows

I want to change my Windows. So all programs deleted. I have many links in my IDM and uTorrent for download. Well , most of them are in download, for example one of them in 30% download and another in ...
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Download with iGetter stops and hangs after a 97% complete

I'm using iGetter 2.8.7 to download Netbeans 6.8, the size of which is 145.02 MBs. I've tried it multiple times and every time it stops when it has downloaded 97% of that file. The speed gradually ...
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Queues in Download Accelator Plus?

I am using Download Accelerator Plus to Manage my Downloads. Here is what I want to do: Add a large number of links in DAP. Download the links one by one in the order the link was added. Only one ...
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Orbit Download Manager massive send packets (no torrent)

recently I've noticed my internet connection speed is low even my modem console was opening very slow , after troubleshooting using Wireshark I've found massive packets send to "sg.ilovewebgame.co.kr" ...
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Estimated Time Left and Total File Size not showing up in Download

I am downloading Orcad Capture Lite software package from this official link. I am using the Download Acceleration Plus software, even after over 350MB of the file has downloaded, I am still not able ...
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Linux download manager with automation feature?

I am looking for a debian download manager which can watch folders on a remote FTP site and download new files to my computer locally. This is a one way operation and not a sync, I simply need to get ...
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Download acceleration with jigdo?

Im using jigdo-lite to download a Debian DVD ISO. I already have the CD version of the image, so I added the CD files to the task. Now I need to download many files (not all) of the DVD ISO. The ...
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Streaming Video Bulk Download

There is a video series I have been watching: http://english.cntv.cn/program/learnchinese/growingwithchinese/index.shtml I have tried a few plugins and utilities to download the episodes with varying ...
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Internet Download Manager(IDM) in Metro UI Internet Explorer

How to use the Internet Download Manager(IDM) inside the Metro UI Internet Explorer. I Used it in Desktop Version but eager to use it in Metro Version?
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Downloading files one by one with Internet Download Manager

How could I download files one by one (selected files only) in Internet Download Manager 6.11?
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How to download batch of randomly named files

I need to download a bunch of files from a website but I don't want to have to click on each file to add it to downloadall or whatever. The structure of the website is as follows: ...
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How do I recover my download from Microsoft File Transfer Manager?

Last night I downloaded Visio 2013 Preview using the highly dubious MS File Transfer Manager* and when I checked this morning, the download had completed, but was marked as suspended, because FTM ...
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URL/Image Downloader [closed]

Can anyone suggest a good software that lets you download file urls or image urls and put it on an organize structure you specify. let say i have a bunch of images to download that is structure like ...
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Fedora 17, “Open containing folder”, opens in dolphin, and not konqueror

In KDE, How do I specify which file browser Firefox uses when you select "Open Containing Folder" Fedora 17? This is not a trivial problem, Firefox in Fedora (mine is 14.0.1) seems to hard code the ...
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What is a good download manager with a timer feature?

I live in South Africa where bandwidth is cheaper between midnight and 5am. Is there a good download manager that you can set to start downloading at a specific time? Preferably for use on Windows 7 ...
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Download videos using IDM

Hii i am using internet download manager 6.11 version. When i try to download videos download starts from 0% even the video fully buffered. How to make the IDM download directly 100% once background ...
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A download manager for Linux which saves downloaded files in directories by date like 2012_06_29

I've been using Download Master on Windows for years and what I liked most about it is that this program can automatically put downloaded files into directories by download date: /Downloads | ...