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Webcrawler and video/audio application with multistream output to user

In short, I'm searching for something that's capable of this: Webcrawling for videos and audio Saving the data Showing this data in multiple streams An user friendly graphical user interface Which ...
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Podcast downloader for Windows 7, running in the background

I’m looking for a podcast downloader for Windows 7 (must be gratis, should be FLOSS). It’s important that it works automatically, in the background. It’s for a blind user that checks a specific ...
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Software to download FC2 videos on Linux

FC2 is the third most popular video hosting service in Japan. How to download videos from FC2? Requirements: Runs on Linux (without WINE) Free, ideally open source
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Audio Editing Podcatcher

I need a Podcast Manager that automatically downloads podcasts in the background to my MP3 player. I also want it to divide those podcasts into 5 minute segments, and increase the volume. I'm on ...
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Software after formatting to download what you need/want

I often have to format computers. Actually I bring with me a pen drive with the installers of the software I use. But the main problem is that they aren't updated. So I was looking for a software ...
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Whole website downloader

How do you download a static copy of a website? I mean, not loading scripts and using them later when you load the "offline" page, but saving the DOM as it is AFTER all the scripts made changes to the ...
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Application to download at specific time

I have to download a large-size torrent file but I have to download it at a specific interval of time. I need an application that has the ability to start/stop the download in a torrent file in a ...
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What is “lightning downloader” [closed]

By a mistake I installed this on my system. Fast google search gave some sites that mark it as a malware etc and provide removal tools. However a fast google search about those sites shows that they ...
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Free alternative to SubtitlesApp for Windows

SubtitlesApp recently made a jerk move by transforming a free app on a paid app, while asking users to upgrade to version 3 (which is paid) and not providing the old 2 version for download (and for ...
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Windows download manager with certain features

I'm looking for a download manager with the following desirable features: open-source runs on Windows allocates the whole file on disk at the start of download, to minimize fragmentation calculates ...
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What web applications are available for allowing users to download software?

Pretty much as the title says, I'm looking for an application that can function as a sort of download centre for bits of software from a variety of different authors. None of the software is paid, I'm ...
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Powerful open-source download manager for Android

I often have issues with downloading heavy content on my smart-phone, either because of poor internet connection, or server problems. The download-manager that comes with Android is very weak. Can ...
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Free download manager for Windows 8

I need a free download manager software (for Windows 8) with one condition: It should be able to take over downloads automatically when I click on a download link. I have tested "Free Download ...
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Chrome extension to download videos?

It seems Google Chrome is blocking downloading YouTube videos. For example, Video Downloader professional is no longer working. Please recommend a Google Chrome extension that can download videos. ...
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HTTP file downloader that accepts destination file paths

I need a Windows HTTP file downloader that can be batch feeded not only with file URLs, but also with their respective destination file paths. I think, this feeding may be done via command line, or ...
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Downloading multiple files with low bandwidth

What software is there for downloading (over HTTP) multiple files with unreliable slow internet connection? It should be able to keep tracks of several pending downloads and resume them upon request, ...
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Web downloader for a large number of files (~100,000)

I have some 100,000 URLs stored in a text file, I need a multi-threaded downloader to download them all, preferably one that retries failed downloads. I use Windows 8.1. I don't want the downloader ...
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Online service for bufferizing remote files and changing download link

I'm looking for a service (not for self-hosting) that gets a download link and in its server-side downloads that file completely and provides a new download link to that file, which points to the file ...
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Firefox download manager (add-on) integrating with built-in download manager with throttling feature

The built-in download manager of firefox 35 has a long list of missing features including such a basic like download and upload data rate throttling. There're a lot of download managers available as ...
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Batch saving webpages

I need to save multiple pages to my harddisk.The pages have a pattern like this: http://example.com/page1.html http://example.com/page2.html http://example.com/page3.html . . . . I need to save a ...
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Saving Borrowed Books From OpenLibrary

OpenLibrary's borrowed books are just simple jpgs that can be easily downloaded and saved - but to do it manually is a bit of a pain. Is there any software that can download the jpgs one by one and ...
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How to download video as mp3 from internet? [duplicate]

I can download YouTube video using Chrome extension. Is there any way to download video as mp3? I tried many sites, but nothing seems to work reliably. Thanks
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Software for offline satellite internet download

I'm looking for a reliable software to be able to get files from an offline satellite internet connection using a DVB PCI card, files that are being already downloaded using paid accounts. the ...
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Download videos from Youku

There is a Chinese platform like YouTube, called Youku. I was trying to find a way lately to download videos from this website. However, most of the videos don't load outside of China. The online ...
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Web scrapping of a website with password

I am trying to extract all the content of a website (HTML, CSS, JS) (images and videos will be a plus). I am looking for a tool like HTTrack but that can access pages that require a login (I have the ...
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Program that seeks out relevant files, then downloads, tags, and organizes them into folders

I want a program that works in this fashion: I give the program criteria for the types of files I want (example: file type, title, or even all files within a certain website) It searches the websites ...
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Website grabber with support for resuming the download

I want a perfect website grabbing software, which should run on Windows 8 32 bit. I need to grab a website gradually. I mean grabbing 5 or 10 pages daily. But it needs to start where I left yesterday....
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Program that can download YouTube playlists?

Today I am looking for some kind of program that can download all videos from a YouTube playlist. Some requirements I need are: It is free! / Not a trial. Runs on Windows 8.1. (Also acceptable: ...
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Recursively download files from Blackboard

I would like to recursively download all files from the subfolders of the root folder that I designate in a website running Blackboard. I know that Chrome and Firefox have add-ons (DownLoadthemall ...
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Software Management System

I'm wandering if there's a website package out there that has the ability to support a software package? I don't really know how to describe it so I'll list some of the features below. Note: I am ...
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Software that automatically downloads videos you're watching

This is a software I used years ago, used to download videos I watch automatically, without clicking anything. It would work in the background and does not slow down the internet. It will capture the ...
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Chrome plugin that auto-pauses download when system enters sleep mode

I'm looking for a Chrome extension that will automatically pause all active downloads when the system goes into sleep mode (such as when I close my laptop lid). I currently use DownloadAll, which is ...
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Chrome extension/application that can download all pictures appearing in one webpage at once

There are lots of gallery pages that contain links (and thumbnails) to the pages that contain actual pictures, like this: Is there any Chrome extension/application that can download all pictures ...
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Download a gigantic file when the system is idle

Download managers (e.g. Internet Download Manager) can use all bandwidth when downloading a file. But this makes browsing the Internet impossible while downloading gigantic files. Is there any ...
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Android application to download pre defined files over WiFi automatically

I need to download various files for my desktop over college WiFi using my android phone, but I need this to be done automatically. So, for example, I would have a text file with links on each line. ...
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How to create an offline copy of a website?

Back in the 90s I was using Teleport Pro. These days what would be the right way to save a complete copy of a website? (including files from CDN / fonts / source maps / media) One option would be ...
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StreamTransport for Linux/Mac: detect and download videos from any website

On Windows I use StreamTransport (recently renamed as FreewareTube Studio) to download videos from any website: it can detect and download videos with HTTP/RTMP/RTMPE/RTMPTE protocols which cover the ...
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Linux Download TV Shows as soon as they are posted

This article, describes software for Mac and Windows to download TV shows as soon as they are posted. I tried popcorn time, but it doesn't have the episodes I want and I cannot choose what torrent ...
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Remote Download Manager on Windows

I need a download manager that supports remote control like uTorrent client on Windows 8. I have a PC running Windows 8 at home and I want to add download links when I am at work remotely onto my ...
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Software to download silverlight videos in windows

Is there any tool to download silverlight videos in windows? I would like following features if possible Freeware / Open Source Browser Support is not problem but I would like to be able to disable ...
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Software to download x seconds of a video from an HTTP server?

How to download x seconds of a video hosted on an HTTP server? There is an HTTP video http://example.com/video.mp4 and I want to download x seconds of it. How to do it? Requirements: Use less ...
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Download Client with Resume Ability

I use Linux (Fedora, to be specific), and I have a huge problem where my ISP drops my Internet connection for a few seconds if I use bandwidth for too long (like downloading something). This will stop ...
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Freeware software to download YouTube videos from web proxy services

I use web sites like video-proxy.com to view YouTube videos, as YouTube is blocked in my university. Can someone recommend softwares to download videos from YouTube? Something like IDM. Requirements:...
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Download Manager for URLs in Windows [closed]

I have searched 'everywhere' for this... When I start a Google Chrome download, and if I want to pause the download and turn off my computer, the download fails. I need a software that would let me ...
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Program to download all the videos I uploaded to Vimeo

I'm looking for a program that can: download all the videos I uploaded to Vimeo at once (i.e. I don't want to download videos one by one) Bonus point if: is free works on Windows 7 (but can be ...
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Allvideodownloader replacement

I downloaded Allvideodownloader for Ubuntu 13.10, and it was the perfect YouTube downloader. It converted the videos for me so I could play them on my iPod classic, and even did MP3, all in one place. ...
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YouTube downloader for Ubuntu

I'm looking for a software similar to YTD. I want the following features: Runs natively on Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit Free (not necessarily open source) Pause and resume Download multiple videos at once ...
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Download Manager/Accelerator for Debian/Ubuntu

I'm looking for a download manager that has the following characteristics: Must support multiple downloads at the same time Resume support Multipart support Integration with Chrome/ium and Firefox (...
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Software to download YouTube videos to hard drive

I'm looking for software that would let me download YouTube videos as video files to the hard drive. Don't care much about format being saved as long as Windows VLC can play it out of the box. I'm ...