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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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
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Downloading video using command line

I use right click on a button and select Download Linked File As to download a video file into my computer. I'd like to automatize it with scripts, so I opened the source code and copy the link ...
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Downloading from Internet directly to google drive

I download a file from the Internet to the google drive folder on my local computer. In this case, the file is first downloaded to my local computer and then uploaded to google's servers from my local ...
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Spotify not downloading songs for offline mode?

So, lately I decided I want to have some Spotify playlists in offline mode. It successfully downloaded one song, and now all the others just have that little 'syncing' icon. It has been days since I ...
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Any online downloading torrent website existed? [on hold]

I know Baidu providing the cloud disk service(baiduyun) which can do what they call "online download". Some other software(thunder) calls it "offline". Both works this way - you upload your torrent ...
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Apache 2.4.9 Server Download Interrupted

I have a small server using Apache 2.4.9. You can connect fine. But for some reason. Downloading big files seem to be an issue. Whenever you download a big file, It says Download Interrupted. ...
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Mac Shows Java 6 in Terminal After Installing Java 7 [duplicate]

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 ...
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AutoHotkey autoclick and save images with custom picturename every time

has someone an idea for a autohotkey script which clicks always on the same button and position go to coordinates over a picture make right click and press save as graphics give in a custom filename ...
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Start and Stop Steam Downloads Programmatically

I googled around and couldn't find anything to like this. Does anybody know how to programmatically start and stop steam downloads? I don't think their API will do it because it pretty much is ...
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Firefox cannot save files (most of the time), how to solve?

This is not a full duplicate of this question or this question, though the base question is the same. However, those questions have no answers. For over a half a year I have problems downloading ...
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How to download a file from URL in Linux

Usually one would download a file with a URL ending in the file extension. To download Ubuntu ISO, one would simple wget http://releases.ubuntu.com/14.04.3/ubuntu-14.04.3-desktop-amd64.iso ...
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403 Forbidden on file placed at /var/www/html when attempting to download?

I am trying to copy a file from my server to my desktop computer. I placed it in /var/www/html (where the web pages are) and when I try to download it I get 403 Forbidden. I even tried chmod 777 on ...
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Does the port of my torrent client affect the speed of my downloads?

I have my utorrent setup to generate a random port at startup but I was wondering if the port affects the download speed of the torrent, if so, which port is the fastest?
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Why is Chrome's download speed significantly lower?

Recently I've been having a lot of trouble with Chrome's download speeds. Upon starting up, everything is fine. However after a few minutes, ping latency and download speeds slow down to a crawl. The ...
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Searching program which suggests breaks in periods [closed]

I hope I ask this question in the right community... I´m searching for a program which I heard about in another office. It monitors your working time and suggests you breaks after a while. You can ...
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How to download individual cygwin packages (and/or individual files within them) without running cygwin's setup.exe on local system?

I only need specific files without cygwin environment. Is there a way for example to download latest version of some unix tools file, like for example grep.exe and latest cygwin1.exe file, and that's ...
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WGET downloading extremely slow

I am using the following command wget -r -np -k -p http://www.site.com/dir/ To download a small archive of files(there is a couple hundred files so I don't want to click download on each one and ...
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httrack getting tumblr photoposts but not photosets; why?

I'm trying to save tumblr image posts. For a post with one image, like this http://textsfromthepurikyua.tumblr.com/post/124075150094/textsfromthepurikyua-image-cure-heart httrack -n gets that image. ...
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Inconsistent Download Speeds

I am downloading a fairly large file (~2G). The download speed that chrome is showing is varying from 300-600kbps. What is confusing me is that the windows task manager is showing speeds varying from ...
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How could an ISP charge differently for “browsing” and “downloading”? [closed]

Well as browsing/visiting a website involves downloading pages, images etc to PC for viewing the same in web browser, then actually it is same as downloading. Now for example, if an Internet service ...
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How to use a download accelerator to download videos with Video DownloadHelper?

I use Video DownloadHelper to download videos from a server that fails often (so resume option is of great use) and works much faster with multi-stream download managers. In the past Video ...
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Completed downloads freeze Windows

The Issue Shortly after a file download via Google Chrome completes, almost all programs completely freeze into Windows' infamous "Not Responding" state for up to 5 minutes, affecting Explorer ...
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Identify which directory is being accessed by a program

I am running some code using a program to download few files.I see that my available free space in C-drive is decreasing rapidly, but I am not sure to which directory are the files being downloaded ...
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Download 4.1GB file stops at 101MB

I am trying to download file which is a little bit bigger than 4GB. I tried on Firefox and Chrome and it stops everytime at 101MB. I tried to use an app dedicated for downloading files, but Free ...
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Download a single web page (including images from CSS)

I want to download a single web page including everything needed to view the web page locally (this includes images linked in the css). Example URL i want to download: http://www.example.com/page1 ...
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How can I stop photos I download from popping up in Preview?

I download product photos from other websites and this happens: I save the photo to the file I want the photo then appears on Preview in the foreground on my Mac the website I was downloading from ...
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Script to check Computer Model and Download BIOS File

I've just started working with WindowsScripting and would like some help figuring out how to write a Script that would check the model of a Computer and store the result in Variable in the Bat file. ...
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Quicker way to download files from FTP server in Google Chrome

Let's say I am browsing an ftp server, and there is a ton of files I want to download. Usually I go about it by [Right-Click link] + [Click "Save link as.."] + [Click "Save"] While this works, ...
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How can I download an archive website from archive.org [closed]

I have a website that was hacked. I want to get back the content of my website. I found an old version of my website in archive.org. My website is huge, so it will take me long time to download it. ...
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how to resume partial download on IE

I'm on Windows 8.1 and I'd like to restore partial downloads on Internet Explorer to recover them with wget. Unfortunally I deleted the list of downloads on IE and so I cannot find them in the ...
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Firefox: download all file types without prompt

I am trying to set the default behavior for downloading files in Firefox. Currently it opens a nasty dialog "open with or save", and i can tick a checkbox to perform selected action for this mimetype ...
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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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How do I disable external CSS files from loading in Firefox?

I know that I can disable the downloading of external JS files on the Firefox browser (using either about:config or certain add-ons (e.g. QuickJava)). Is there some way to block the downloading of ...
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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 ...
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Visual Studio Community 2015 offline download size [closed]

I am using /layout switch for Visual Studio 2015 community edition setup. My download size is currently 12.8 GB. I want to know what is the actual size of offline download. Can anybody tell me the ...
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permanent cookies for downloading

I sometimes when download from premium websites their cookies expire in about 4 hours. Sometimes I need to pause the download and start again and due to cookie expiration I logout and I have to ...
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How to download skype video message from the cloud?

I need to forward a video message from a contact to another contact. Skype (v. 7.14.85.106) gives me this link which opens in a browser window. After examining the streams through Chrome's network ...
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Windows 10 store “resume download” is not working

It seems that Windows 10 Store can not properly handle resuming of paused downloads. I want to download a big app which is 4,7 GB. Due to slow internet it takes a lot of time to download, so it's ...
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Downloading a map/vectorised graphic from a website as pdf

I want to download the underlying data from a map field on a website. To be precise: http://fahrinfo.bvg.de/Fahrinfo/bin/query.bin/dn?&ujm=1 In firefox's "Inspect Element" mode I saw that the map ...
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windows 10 chrome download wont open file location if windows explorer already open

In windows 10 I have windows explorer open at any directory. In chrome I download a program.Once downloaded I click open file location on the download options at the bottom of chrome. Nothing happens. ...
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How to limit download speed of a task?

I started GTA 5, now the task "GTAVLauncher.exe" tries to download 1 GB update from the internet, but it takes the whole bandwith. Is there a way to limit the download speed of this task? I already ...
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How to download video streamed in chunks? [closed]

I have this series (which is freely distributed online) and I want to have a DVD recorded with the chapters. I'm trying to download the video but since it's in chunks, I'm having problems to get the ...
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Where can I download Windows 7 (legally from Microsoft)?

I just bought a serial for Windows 7 on-line from the Microsoft store (the most painful shopping experience EVER!). I selected that I wanted to download my version of Windows 7 after purchase. After ...
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How to download files directly on router/modem instead of PC

I have a modem/router (DSL-2750B) with a external hard drive plugged in the USB port. My idea is to download files directly to the external drive instead of my PC. The reason why I would like to do it ...
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OwnCloud 8: how to show raw text file in brownser instead of the download button?

The answer to my question has already been answered here by @ceremcem. However, in the meanwhile (the question is from 2014), OwnCloud has evolved and the URL structure has changed. According to my ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Is there a Chrome extension that will save all viewed resources whose URL match a given expression?

For example, if I wanted to save all PNG files that I come across in Wikipedia articles, I could enter *.wikipedia.org/*.png Or if I wanted to save any file with pony in the filename, I could use ...
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How Can I Not Show the Green Download Progress Display for Google Chrome in the Windows Taskbar?

I use Windows 7 and when downloading with Google Chrome the icon in the taskbar has a partially green background that indicates the download progress. Is there a way to not show this green status ...
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IE and Chrome are requesting that I allow ect.html.gz to be downloaded for some sites

IE and Chrome are requesting that I allow ect.html.gz to be downloaded for some sites. What is this file? Is it dangerous, or is this a malfunction of IE and Chrome? The problem does not occur with ...