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Use Powershell to Download Webfiles Based on UTF8 Text File List

Aiming to download website files via powershell; get the name from each line of a text file; with UTF8 support (supporting international text names); & save the files to a directory with the ...
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Can this PDF be downloaded to internal storage?

There's a website where information is available to view publicly and one can share that information anywhere but only by taking screenshots. I want to save it as pdf in my device for future reference....
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Firefox renames downloaded dotfiles (e.g., “.foo” -> “foo”); how do I make it not do that?

When I try to download a file whose name/filename begins with a dot/period (trying to maximize searchability), Firefox saves the file to my Downloads folder under a name that doesn't include the ...
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How do I change the download location of a file which is currently being downloaded with Firefox?

Lets say that a 2 GB file is being downloaded to C:\Users\user\Downloads\ but the C:\ drive only has 1 GB of storage space left. The D:\ drive has 10 GB of storage space free, so I want to change the ...
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Unable to download a file from baidu website

I am trying to download this file on my mac https://pan.baidu.com/s/1bhJbsGSD7bXf4txmsqaplA I have managed to create a baidu account from here: https://www.reddit.com/r/Piracy/comments/auhyxk/...
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How to make non-tech savvy users download entire S3 bucket?

I've got 200GB of data uploaded to an S3 bucket, and I've got some none tech savvy (so no answers involving shells, SSH keys, CLIs etc or anything average Joe wouldn't understand) users to download ...
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Can't download a certain large file - error: Failed - Network Error

I have been trying to download something all day with no luck. It came in two parts: One 250kb that downloaded no problem, and one 8GB rar file that I am having issues with. I tried on multiple ...
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downloading multiple files from google drive in one go

I want to download multiple files from google drive please see the following link https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0ByWO0aO1eI_MN1BEd3VNRUZENkU?fbclid=...
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Scheduled automatic FTP

We receive stock inventory updates from our 7 distributors every day in an FTP download. How can I set up a scheduled to pull the CSV file from each distributors FTP daily into one folder? For example ...
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Chrome downloading file after 100%

I was downloading something today and I know it is only 1.8 GB, but after downloading 1.8/1.8 GB, the weirdest thing happened. Chrome kept downloading the file and the progress bar started showing the ...
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How to switch where Mega.nz temporarily stores the downloaded file to another drive?

I have a very small C drive (SSD) and a very slow but large D drive (HDD) on my PC. I have only a few Gbs free space on my C drive presently and when I was downloading a file from Mega.nz I realized ...
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How can I see if someone downloads files from a file directory on my website?

If someone browse the file directory of a folder on my website and download a few files. 1) Is there any way I can see that this has been done? 2) Is there any way I can see which files has been ...
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Downloading files from linux server: wget scheme missing

I am attempting to download a file from a red hat linux server: wget /u01/d/ss/file.jpg Yields: /u01/d/ss/file/jpg: Scheme missing.
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Downloading videos from multiple web pages

I'm trying to download videos from a list of web pages. There is 1 video per page. The page is rendered using JavaScript, and is totally blank with JS disabled. I've tried youtube-dl but I believe ...
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I can't stop Windows 10 from compressing files when I download

I can't stop Windows 10 from compressing files upon download. I have gone into the command line (right click and run as administrator) and done fsutil behavior set disableCompression and then ...
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Downloaded PDF files have 0 bytes. Why?

I have recently begun experiencing this problem. I go to download my current bill from Verizon and, after it appears in my download folder, it contains 0 bytes. This came on all of a sudden. I had ...
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Can't download file from pdf.js viewer

I want to download file But I am not able to download file. Can anyone please help me to download file Thanks
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IDM done download but the download file is missing?

I test IDM (internet download manager) a little bit: I go to youtube: https://youtu.be/J6TPVunLhkw I catch the link, but instead of downloading, I copy the link: https://r4---sn-8pxuuxa-nbole....
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curl to download file located at github

I would like to donwload openjdk11 using cURL from github but the download stops just after few seconds, this is what I tried: curl -o openjdk11.tar.gz https://github.com/AdoptOpenJDK/openjdk11-...
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Is it possible to find the source of a downloaded pdf file from examining the pdf itself?

Is it possible to find out the source of a downloaded pdf from examining the pdf data? The pdf in question was not downloaded by myself but was downloaded into an account of mine. I have since changed ...
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Downloads gradually slow down in speed

I've been trying to download a graphics driver for my new Windows 7 PC. I downloaded it, my speed started out at 2 MB/s, and it downloaded. Then after a few seconds, it stopped downloading and the ...
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Reset a “prevent download policy” for Chrome?

I am developing something where the user can download an autogenerated PDF (using PDFMake). It worked OK until I accidently clicked "prevent downloads from this site" (or something similar, cannot ...
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Is is possible to download software with IP packets sent from another computer?

I was wondering if a computer was connected to the internet but needed an application downloaded, Instead of physically going to the computer and downloading the software, could another computer ...
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telegram desktop doesn't auto download pictures

Unfortunately Telegram Desktop doesn´t download pictures even if I enable all options as told below. How to disable telegram desktop auto media download feature Does anybody know help?
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How can I download the same file from multiple URLs for increased speed?

I'm working on a Linux machine (relatively recent distribution). I want to download a file which is mirrored at two different (HTTP) servers. Now, the file is large and the download speed from each ...
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Why does my internet not work when downloading big files? [closed]

When I am downloading files and they get to around 8MB/s, I have to throttle the connection down to at least 6MB/s in order to do anything else online, even regular web pages take soo long to load ...
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Disable auto-rename of file names when opening links multiple times

When I click on a link to a *.gz file, Firefox asks me what to do with this file. When I click "Open with", it downloads that file to the temp directory and opens it with my archiver program. So far ...
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Read error near the end of a file I'm downloading - what's at fault?

I'm trying to download the updated firmware for some device (it's a Belkin Network Exentder, but that's inconsequential). I manage to get to 97% of it, seeing: $ wget -c --verbose http://networking....
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How can one download videos from DeviantArt?

Ok, so here's a real challenge for you guys. :) DeviantArt has a webapp for creating digital art called Muro. This app features a tool called Redraw that allows people to see a recording of the ...
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Where is the setting in Chrome/FireFox on Windows 10 the changes download prompt timing behavior?

We have two different PCs running Chrome 63, FireFox 57 and Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. When "Ask where to save each file before downloading" has been turned on, Machine A immediately brings up a ...
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I am seeing animated PNG files on some sites in lieu of GIFs. How can I save/download them?

I know how to save a GIF, it's super easy. Just right click and save. Voila! But with these new animated PNG's, I haven't the foggiest. Without using some sort of screen scrape where I'm grabbing the ...
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How to verify a download file using a .sig file and public key, in Windows 10?

I'm interested in installing the Electron Cash application from electroncash.org (Electron-Cash-2.9.4.exe) and the website indicates that to be sure of the integrity of the download, I should verify ...
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Where can the 'Fat32 Format' utility be downloaded from ? (shown in picture)

I know this is a silly question (if not a downright stupid one) Where can the Fat32 Format utility be downloaded from ? I obviously tried using Google but the only website I could find was this ...
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Downloading m3u8 videos [closed]

I am trying to download m3u8 video on windows 10, I have tried all the ways to do that but I couldn't download them. Anyone could help me? here are the links for the videos: http://s6.vidshare.tv/...
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Does streaming a video or downloading a video take up more of your internet data?

I figured that in theory, you are just transferring the same data at the end of the day. I have a feeling that it would take up the same amount of data. Am I wrong? Is there some other factor that ...
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Automatically download a file from Google merchant center

I am manually downloading a file from Google merchant center a couple och times a week. Is there a plugin or app that can make this process automatically? The file is automatically uploaded to Google ...
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How to download part of a video?

The total runtime of video clip x is 46m:15s. All I need is the final scene; ~25 seconds towards the very end of the clip (45m:14s→45m:39s). Rather than downloading the entire video; how could I ...
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Javascript timer annoyance workarounds

Everyone knows this website experience: Download starts in... XX seconds. How to find the identify and modify the correct countdown variable before e.g. 30s have passed? My current (too slow) way: ...
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Office 2013 will not open downloaded files in Protected View

I have long been using Office 2013 (on Windows 7). In the past, it has opened downloaded files in "Protected View", displaying the usual banner warning atop the opened file to indicate that the file ...
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Bulk download files from Google Drive from url list

I have a list of 100 urls that link to files on google drive that I want to download. Each url is like this: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8asdfasdfasd4YXc/view?usp=sharing How can I download ...
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Rtmpdumper throwing error

I am trying to download these videos for my exams from a site, but I keep getting: RTMPDump v2.4 GIT-2015-12-14 (Compiled by KSV) (c) 2010 Andrej Stepanchuk, Howard Chu, The Flvstreamer Team; license:...
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How to download file using CMD.exe [duplicate]

I am trying to download executable file on windows server 2003 as part of Penetration Testing course I am doing right now and I seem to fail... Powershell is not enabled and bitsadmin is just "...
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Directory of last saved image. Using AHK, how to acquire that last saved directory?

I am currently working on an AHK project that downloads images from the internet. If you were to look in the HTML code, say, you could easily find the link to the image. Okay, so you got the link now. ...
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Set Microsoft Edge to not close while downloading?

Microsoft Edge 25.10586.0.0 on Windows 10 build 10586 allows you to close it while it is downloading something, losing all progress on the download. I noticed this while using Google's excellent ...
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Chrome runs downloaded .exe without warning you [closed]

I was tricked into downloading a .exe file in the Google Chrome browser, expecting a simple text file. I did click on the link that started the download, and I did click once on the download on the ...
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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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What's the reason behind browsers re-downloading Internet media content?

You already have most text, pdf html, image, audio and video files obviously downloaded when you are currently reading/listening/watching them on your browser. However, when you want that file to be ...
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Firefox: download all file types without prompt [duplicate]

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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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 ...
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Download multiple files from the internet using ftp command

There are many posts about this but mine is different. There are a number of mp3 files in a remote server in the internet. I can listen to each music like: http://www.blahblah.com/demo/A1.mp3 When I ...