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Best Download Managers For Ubuntu Operating System

Best Download Managers For Ubuntu Operating System
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Insight: Best Download Managers For Ubuntu Operating System

Whenever we hear the word “download manager” or “downloader”, we remember the software Internet Download Manager & Free Download Manager. Good news is that various alternative to IDM and FDM are available for Linux based operating systems.

In this post, we have collected the list of few amazing downloader for Ubuntu operating systems. Downloader for Ubuntu can help you to manage your downloads in a proper way.

Best Download Managers For Ubuntu Operating System

1. uGet Download Manager

Let’s start our list of best download managers with uGet download manager. It is an opensource and lightweight download manager which is available for Windows and Linux.

Run the following command to install uGet download manager in Ubuntu.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:plushuang-tw/uget-stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install uget

2. XDM – Xtreme Download Manager

XDM or Xtreme Download Manager is another popular downloader for Ubuntu. You can also download streaming video with this tool. According to the developer, It can increase download speed up-to 500%. Some of the popualr website supported by this tool are YouTube, DailyMotion, Facebook, Vimeo, Google Video and 1000+ other websites.

Run the following command to install XDM in Ubuntu:

wget http://xdman.sourceforge.net/xdman_mint_ubuntu.deb
sudo dpkg -i xdman_mint_ubuntu.deb
xdman

3. DownThemAll

DownThemAll is a firefox extension. One of the interesting feature of this tool is that you can download all the links or images contained in a webpage. Like XDM, It also claims to boost up the speed by 400%

Download DownThemAll

4. SteadyFlow

It is a GTK based download manager. It is easy to use download manager for Linux. SteadyFlow has also support for Google Chrome/Chromium integration via an official extension called “ChromeFlow”.

Install SteadyFlow in Ubuntu operating system:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:sikon/steadyflow
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install steadyflow

5. Persepolis Download Manager

Written in Python, Persepolis is free and open source download manager. It is a cross platform downloader and GUI for a aria2 ( Command based download manager).

Install Persepolis download manager in Ubuntu:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:persepolis/ppa
sudo apt update
sudo apt install persepolis

6. FlareGet Download Manager

FlareGet is a cross platform download manager. FlareGet is a native Linux application written in C++, using Qt framework. It is available in free and paid version.

Download FlareGet Download Manager

7. MultiGet Download Manager

MultiGet is an easy-to-use GUI file downloader. It is cross platform download manager. It is written in C++ and supports HTTP/FTP protocols, SOCKS 4,4a,5 proxy, ftp proxy, http proxy.

Install MultiGet download manager in Ubuntu:

sudo apt-get install multiget

8. PyLoad Download Manager

Pyload download manager is easy to use and lightweight download manager. It is written in python. pyLoad was developed to run on NAS, next-gen routers and headless home servers.

Download PyLoad Download Manager

9. KGet Download Manager

Last download manager for Linux in our list is KGet download manager. You can download files from FTP and HTTP(S) sources. It can also integrated with the Konqueror web browser.

Install KGet download manager in Ubuntu:

sudo apt-get install kget

Well, this is our list of best download managers for Ubuntu. Let us knw if there is any mistakes in this post.

 



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