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Bulk image download

Is there a program/app for Ubuntu that allows to download several images from a page? To be exact, I want to get some pictures from the site http://www.cookingforengineers.com/ Some of the recepies ...
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Google Books downloader for Ubuntu

I want to download free Google books in pdf format. Is there any Google Books download tool available for Ubuntu?
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How to select video quality from youtube-dl?

I have installed youtube-dl in my 14.04. I can download video by following command, $ youtube-dl [youtube-link] But I want to know how to select available pixel quality of youtube video(i.e ...
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I have installed youtube-dl but I can not find out how to use it [duplicate]

Hello I have downloaded youtube-dl through the terminal but I can not use it. I can't even find the icon for it on my screen. Help, please.
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Problem with Xtreme Download Manager notification icon

XDM had been working fine for, but I think the problem arose once I updated it. Instead of the notification icon being in the tray, it now floats on the screen. This is really annoying because it ...
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Multithreaded HTTP Downloader

I am looking for a command line tool that can download multiple urls with multiple threads e.g. wget2 -n 5 http://stackoverflow.com/ http://askubuntu.com/ http://bobo.com/ Where -n = number of ...
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What does CN mean in aria2 downloading info?

After I used aria2 to download a link in it's download link's info there is CN:1! [#678707 16MiB/22MiB(73%) CN:1 DL:45KiB ETA:2m15s] What does it mean?
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video down loader just like free make video downloader [duplicate]

when i was using windows 7 there is an application called "free make video downloader".We can download any video through this. I would like to know is there any video downloader like this. When i ...
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What GUI are there for Axel or for other such downloaders that use multiple connections?

In order to enjoy my maximum download speed, I use and like Axel very much, but from time to time I download multiple files and having so many windows opened has some disadvantages. I use Axel with ...
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How to make a Queue of download list and how schedule it

1- How to make a queue of download-list in Wget ? 2- Is there any way to schedule a Queue in Wget ?
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Is there any downloader for ubuntu which can resume files?

I just wanted to know if there is any option or if it is a flaw in Ubuntu. I've seen how to resume file using wget, but it is inconvenient because the link to the file has to be typed again. What to ...
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which download manager is FASTER? [duplicate]

Its a while now Im using linux (Lubuntu). Since the very beginning days DownThemAll was my only download manager here (maybe because i didnt find anything better). now just wanted to know is there any ...
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Download speed in ubuntu

When I use IDM to download anything on my Windows I get a speed of around 4-5 Mbps but for the same connection speed in Ubuntu (12.04) is around 600kbps. I tried wget, Kget Uget and so many other ...
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Does the program Abby support youtube or not? [closed]

The description of the abby package says: "front-end for cclive and clive abby is a front-end for cclive and clive used to download videos from Youtube and other similar video hosts. Abby is written ...
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Can I make a downloaded file's folder be opened after Axel ended its job?

I prefer using Axel in Firefox through Flashgot but didn't yet make it the default, and keep it just for bigger files, because I cannot easily open the download folder as I can in the normal Firefox ...
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How to download video from arte+7 and arte-tv related sites?

Arte tv has a website called arte+7 where some videos are provided for a period of time. But these are not as easy to download as those on youtube and other such websites. Is there a program that ...
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How to configure Internet Download Manager 6.11 with Wine? [closed]

I've been using IDM 5.01 Configured with on Wine on Backtrack 5 R3 (Ubuntu 10.04 lucid) [working fine]. Now I decided to change the version of IDM to 6.11 and when i add the URL and press download ...
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How heavy is wine on my system?

I am looking to use a good download manager on ubuntu 12.04 I have tried some such as MultiGet etc but really none of the in my view compare up to Orbit Downloader which works perfectly under wine. I ...
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How to use external downloaders like Axel and Aria2 in Chrome or Chromium?

I use Axel with FlashGot in Firefox. Could I use it as easily in Chromium or Google Chrome? Some Chrome extensions were supposed to be similar to FlashGot but they had a short life or, if they are ...
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How to make Fatrat run in Lubuntu in spite of being a QT application?

I have installed Fatrat in Lubuntu/LXDE and it would not initiate. --- I have it in the menu, even added the rat to the launch bar, trying to run it in grun, it would not start, just the processor ...
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Problem downloading Rapidshare file (URL encoding)

I installed Plowshare knowing that it can download rapidshare files from terminal, but if there are any parentheses () or brackets [] in the link then it can't download the link. Can this problem be ...
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Recommendations for a file-sharing website download manager [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Download manager for Ubuntu I am in a need of a better download manager badly. Can any one Please tell me the name of a download manager which can download from any ...
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What downloaders are available for downloading large (over 1 GB) files part by part? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can someone recommend a download manager? I have tried several downloaders but none of them work for large files (over 1 GB) - the problem is I have only 30 KBPS ...