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An application used to manage running downloads by the user. E.g. in Ubuntu: wget, uget, kget

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I cannot install any tool

I have installed free download manager on my Ubuntu computer to try some downloading but they did not work, so I wanted to delete it. I ran the dpkg command to remove it and that's it. now whenever I ...
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can't install anything in software-install

can't install anything in ubuntu with software-install.such as java18 I don't know, what to do. Please help.screenshot
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XDM could not download the file as server sent an invalid response

I am using XDM (Xtreme Download Manager, a file downloader) for many years, specially for YT since it catch and download YT videos directly (without using another website to give DL of YT videos). ...
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Network access is disabled for Free Download Manager on Ubuntu 22.04

I use Free Download Manager in Ubuntu 22.04. I downloaded its .deb file from their website, and it worked fine for a few days. Now when I try to download something, the confirmation window appears and ...
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Could not detect failed SSD after failed installation

I recently purchased Hp 15g2039tu. while installing ubuntu in the free space, installation failed. Thereafter the ssd is not getting recognised. Further the boot loader is not visible so that windows ...
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ytdownloader (AKA Youtube Downloader) requires root password! [closed]

I just installed Youtube Downloader on my laptop (Xubuntu 22.04). When I try to use it (from either the app menu or command line) the main window is displayed but I get a pop up message asking to ...
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Ubuntu software searching very slow ubuntu 21.04 [duplicate]

I don't know why but every time I search for something in ubuntu software it takes forever to load but note its not my wifi fault I have a very fast 100mbp wifi connection and my laptop is not that ...
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How do I download a large (70+) number of password(?) protected files from a website using ubuntu?

I'm a first-year uni student and I need to download a relatively large number of files, in the form of URLs, that I have the permission for. I just don't know how to do that using Ubuntu on Windows. I ...
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4kvideodownloader launcher doesn't start

About 6 months ago 4kvideodownloader just stopped working. When I try to start the app it shows up on the launcher for 5 seconds and it looks like it's about to open, but it disappears without having ...
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Is there a download manager for all videos?

I am new to using Linux and I am still trying to figure out how to do things. Is there some programs that I can install that will allow me to download videos not just in YouTube but to all webpages ...
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How to download ATG 11.0 in ubuntu system?

I'm trying to download ATG 11.0 in my ubuntu system (version 18.04) from this site - This Link but the download option is not getting enabled instead its showing - "The Download manager is not ...
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Using bash script for downloading data

I am a beginner at programming. I am trying to do a stock analysis and want to download historical data from www.moneycontrol.com website. Please see below the webpage: https://www.moneycontrol.com/...
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How can I get the path of the file being downloaded by aria2?

I want to write a bash function to both start downloading a file and open it in a video player; I don't know how to get the path of the file being downloaded though: function dl-and-stream() { ...
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Downloading a file in ubuntu from a website with wget

I am trying to download Hadoop from here: http://ftp.heanet.ie/mirrors/www.apache.org/dist/hadoop/common/stable/ It contains the file hadoop-2.9.2.tar.gz which I am trying to access. The command I am ...
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How to install Xtreme Download Manager (XDM) in Ubuntu 18.04?

In order to install Xtreme Download manager, I've used the following commands based on what is said here. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/apps sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install xdman ...
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How to change uGet download manager language?

My default uGet language is persian and want to change it to EN.I looked for change language option in uGet but i didn't find anything. Also i don't want to change my locale to somewhere except Iran....
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Routing Downloads to Custom Folders based on type, source, or other criteria (For Quantum)

I want to direct downloads to specific locations based on criteria, similar to Chrome's "Save file to" addon
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Automatically download file after boot

I have a direct link to a file (PDF) on the WWW. The file is updated every day. I would like to download it every day in order to keep track of the changes. What's the easiest way to do this ...
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Anyway to resume a download on uGet?

I was trying to download windows 7 ISO file with uGet, and for some reason i got disconnected at 96 percent, and as i'm trying to resume or force start it it does not resume, is there any fix for that?...
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How to download from letv

I want to download videos from letv(le.com), is there any applications or tools to do it? For example: Films 1 Thanks for any suggestion!
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installation of Aspera connect fails

I have recently installed Aspera connect plugin in firefox for downloading large packages at faster rate, but since last few days, i am unable to download any package or file using Aspera connect ...
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I can't figureout how to download youtube videos with the help of uget and flashgot addon

I am on ubuntu 14.04 and have installed uget from the official ppa and also installed flashgot addon for firefox. In addition I have also downloaded the aria2 plugin and enabled it in the plugin ...
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How to download large Google Drive file with resume support in Ubuntu?

My prefered browser: Chromium My prefered download manager : uget+aria2 When I download a Google Drive folder shared to me, Chromium automatically downloads it by its default download manager. ...
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How to uninstall flareGet?

I installed this stupid downloader flareGet as I am not satisfied with it so I would like to uninstall it up? And, can anybody suggest me a downloader as quick as easy as IDM on Windows?
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How to install Fatrat

Fatrat is not available in the official repository of Ubuntu. How to install it? What dependencies are required? Official Website - http://fatrat.dolezel.info/ Official Github - https://github.com/...
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Download Manager for Ubuntu that can open multiple HTTP connections

Is there a download manager that can open multiple connections to the specified URL and download part files only to join the files later and present it as one single file? I know about wget, but as ...
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Download Manager With Slow Download Speed Ubuntu 14.04

I have got a wireless connection to the internet. I have got two operating systems, one of them is Ubuntu 14.04 and the other one is Windows 7. My problem is, the downloading speed of the Ubuntu is ...
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Are there any download managers with web interface? [duplicate]

Im new to ubuntu server , im using a personal home server and i want to install a download manager through terminal. On windows i have been using jdownloader on which i was able to use my accounts on "...
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I want to download "Download Windows 10 Technical Preview ISO" .ios file in my ubuntu 14.04

I want to download "Download Windows 10 Technical Preview ISO" .ios file in my ubuntu 14.04.So that I can use it in pendrive. Can anyone give me the glimpse to how to do it using terminal ? I want to ...
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How can I change download location in aria2?

I am really new to ubuntu and using 14.04 version. I have heard that Aria2 is one of the best download managers. How can I change the directory using terminal so that it can put the file on a specific ...
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Check for redundancy before downloading any file

Is there a way you can check whether you have already downloaded a file previously or not before actually downloading it. I know - wget can do that, only if the filename of the file trying to be ...
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question about applications for downloading applications [duplicate]

Is there any free application that performs better than Ubuntu Software Center in downloading applications regarding the downloading speed and the ability to pause and resume? Or can I improve the ...
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How to intergate xtreme download manager with flashgot

I'm using Ubuntu 14.4 and xtreme download manager is my default download manager. I know there is browser integration add on for it. but I want to integrate it with flashgot add on . I find xdm in ...
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Why is wget still shipped as the default download manger, whereas there's richer apps [closed]

aria2c has invaluable features like: Segmented downloading Metalink Support Download multiple files simultaneously Multiple connections downloading Torrent support with chunk checksum validation ...
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How to download with arai2c with maximum speed?

I try to read manual but can't understand! My Internet speed is very low (about 32kib/s), How can I make 32 connection with maximum speed in your experience? Do you offer another download manager ...
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Download Manager supporting Drag & Drop

I am looking for a download manager for 14.04 having drag and drop feature. I want to drag urls of files from Chromium then drop it in the download manager, instead of manually copy/add the urls.
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Is it possible to have multi-thread cURL with Flashgot in Ubuntu?

I have found here that there is a multi-thread version of cURL downloader. How to install it and can it be used with Flashgot? I am not looking for other multi-thread downloaders, I already have ...
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How to stop XDM performing automatic downloads

I am using XDM (Xtreme Download Manager) as Download manager in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. It works well but sometimes it shows pop-ups to download some mp3 or wav files from different sites, sometimes even ...
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How to increase connection numbers in wget?

I want to increase my download speed (like download accelerators) in the wget command by increasing number of connections. In the aria2c we can use -x option to recognize number of connections per ...
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How do I install Xtreme Download Manager in Ubuntu?

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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Which is better Axel or Aria 2 [closed]

Hey guys I am new to linux and I want to know that which downloader is better for utilizing the full download bandwidth ??
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'save link as' / 'open with' / 'launch application' window

When I want to open any file or even when I want to do "save link as" in mozilla there is a pop up window with the title launch application which I should choose an application to open that file. What ...
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How to add percent and remained time of download by aria2c via Sysmonitor Indicator?

Is it possible to add download progress bar aria2c/wget to panel, especially the percent and remained time of download by this appindicator or sth else?! I mean when you run aria2c to download a file ...
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SteadyFlow extension Chrome

Can steadyflow download manager run on Chrome? I can't integrate steadyflow with Chrome. Someone help me please? I'm a new immigrant from windows and now use Kubuntu 14.04. i'm sorry my english is ...
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Where is Prozilla download manager? Who is its developer? [closed]

http://sourceforge.net/projects/prozilla => NO download link ftp://ftp.tu-clausthal.de/pub/mirror/gnu/www/directory/ProZilla.html => :( I found this ppa:tahutek-team/prozilla, but it does not ...
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Download Manager, app store

First of all forgive me, as I have very little knowledge about computers. I have two questions: Why doesn't Ubuntu have a download manager installed by default? Why are so many commonly used ...
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Web client front end download manager

I currently run a headless server (Ubuntu server 12.10) with various applications running on the box accessed via web interfaces (transmission, plex etc). The box sits at a site with a quick and ...
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Steadyflow Download Manager

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and I'm new in linux world. I try to download Steadyflow Download manager, but I want like Internet download manager: when I click it should automatically download it. Notice: ...
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force 'uget' to download from a particular link

I'm using uget on Ubuntu 13.10, but the problem is that it doesn't download from some links automatically. For example, I want to download a file from http://d-h.st/ONi : When I click the ...
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start uget as superuser(administrator) from launcher icon

i have recently noticed that, to enable the option "Shutdown When Downloads Complete" in uget I have to start it from terminal with sudo uget-gtk Is there a way to always start uget as a superuser(...
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