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Like Internet Download Manager for windows,Is there any software to download all files like videos,audios,softwares and all other files in Ubuntu 11.10?

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Possible duplicate of: askubuntu.com/q/54837/32037 And why ubuntu-one and jdownlader tag? –  heartsmagic Nov 28 '11 at 15:02
Umm... click on the file in your web browser and choose save? –  psusi Nov 28 '11 at 15:07
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If you just need to download videos (as the question title suggests), Video DownloadHelper it's a nice add-on for Firefox that works fine.

If you need a download manager (as the question text suggests), I'd recommend steadyflow. Also, you can use FlashGot for firefox integration.

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Here is a quick solution. You do not even need a software to download videos from web.

All you have to do is run following commands after the video has been completely loaded on browser.

$lsof | grep Flash

$cat > /proc/PID/fd/FD > filename.flv

Replace PID and FD with their corresponding value from the output obtained from the first command.

Consider following example.

lsof | grep Flash

chrome 3151 abnormal 23u REG 8,23 1274744 1058929 /tmp/FlashXXmkVBxq (deleted)

cat /proc/3151/fd/23 > "video.flv"

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It is better to post gui tools –  Tachyons Feb 20 '12 at 14:52
I disagree (and probably lots of other people will disagree too) @tachyons It is always good to have alternatives (and command line works across lots of systems and sometimes across browsers too). –  Rinzwind Apr 11 '12 at 14:41
An experianced user always prefer commandline tools ,Because of it strength, But a normal user(most of the users) prefer gui way ,personally I dont like to suggest CLI methods –  Tachyons Apr 11 '12 at 14:48
@I'mnotthisperson JDownloader is a good GUI tool –  user24665 Apr 16 '12 at 5:18
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Try JDownloader, follow the link.

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While this link may answer the question, it is better to include the essential parts of the answer here and provide the link for reference. Link-only answers can become invalid if the linked page changes. –  hexafraction Aug 16 '12 at 23:09
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Videodownload helper extention for Firefox works fine for videos. DownloadthemAll extention for other files (download acceleration, filter rules to download multiple files at one go, etc.)

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