Since Ubuntu is very slow to download a file I would like to install Xtreme Download Manager for downloading. Please suggest me a way to install Xtreme Download Manager in Ubuntu 14.04.

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To install xtreme download manager in Ubuntu 14.04, please follow these steps

  1. Open a terminal window.

  2. Type in the following commands, then hit Enter after each:

    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/apps        
    sudo apt-get update        
    sudo apt-get install xdman
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    sudo apt-get install xdman-downloader for the latest version
    – Charan
    Oct 24, 2017 at 6:48

To download from the site link

The .tar file downloaded need to be extracted and using terminal you can install the software. Directions for installing are :

cd /location of extracted folder/
cat readme.txt

In this file you can see the instructions for installation as per your linux Distros

  • @SurajJain By this way you can install any package on ubuntu
    – Boyka
    Feb 5, 2017 at 6:07
  • Just run in ternimal sudo ./install.sh in the extracted folder path. written in Readme.md file. Jun 8, 2017 at 22:11

To install the most latest stable version of Xtreme Download Manager on Ubuntu or on other Linux distributions, download the XDM Linux installer tar file, extract it and run the installer script to install it.

wget https://github.com/subhra74/xdm/releases/download/7.2.11/xdm-setup-7.2.11.tar.xz
tar -xvf xdm-setup-7.2.11.tar.xz
sudo sh install.sh

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