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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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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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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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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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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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Free/Libre download manager for android

I am looking for a free download manager aka downloader for Android 4.2 (jelly bean). I've searched in F-Droid but can't find any useful application. Is there any Free/Libre download manager available ...
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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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Book downloader analogue of youtube-dl?

Is there a sort of youtube-dl for downloading books (like Google Books previews, etc.)?
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Download manager which would have file indexing and allow descriptions

I am regularly downloading various files (htm, pdf, doc) from the internet through my browser for learning and education purposes and save them in my downloads folder. Over time I cannot remember ...
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Windows tool to recursively download website preserving Unicode filenames

Normally I use GNU wget to grab websites recursively. But I want to fetch some websites with lots of Unicode URLs for various languages and I'd like to keep the Unicode in the filenames. (Here's an ...
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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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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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Download all full-resolution pictures from a Flickr/Bellazon/etc gallery (does not download the thumbnails)

It's too unproductive to open, then download, each of the ≥ 100 pictures in a Flickr album, photographer's web page, or Bellazon.com forum thread singly. How can I select which pictures to download ...
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Download a huge number of direct URLs

I have a text file containing 121,000 direct URLs. I tried wget and aria2c but both were very slow. I need a site (paid or free) that downloads this list of files, compresses them and I download the ...
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Download manager for Firefox Quantum

I want a Firefox Quantum addon that will allow me to input urls and download them. Similar to TabSave in chrome where you are able to paste a list of URLS and it downloads them automatically. ...
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Downloader extension for Chrome or Firefox that limits speed of downloads?

I'm looking for a downloader extension for Chrome or Firefox that limits the speed of downloads. DownThemAll did that perfectly until a recent version change on Firefox that made it incompatible, and ...
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Chrome browser extension to download images from photo album webpage?

There is a site which has thumbnails and the original image appears after clicking the thumbnail: http://pages.rediff.com/jab-harry-met-sejal/2243113 Is there any Chrome extension that can download ...
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Facebook wall downloader

I'm looking for software/app which allow me to download/export Facebook wall from certain periods into common formats such as HTML, PDF, or similar. So after export, I can open the files and scroll ...
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Schedule download of new files on an FTP server

There is an ftp server from which I want to download weekly the new files that were added to some folders. Also I need something more advanced than wget or scp, the server conf is funny and I have ...
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Downloader for Evernote data

I have a lot of pages stored in Evernote. I'd like to be able to download them for offline non-Evernote backup (as HTML pages). Is there a software that would let me do that? Platform: Windows. ...
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Fast tool to mirror a website

I'm interested in downloading the entire contents of a website (mirroring). It took wget 8 hours to mirror a 3 GB website. I have also tried HTTrack, but the performance was the same. I've also ...
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Search the internet for pictures by keyword and automatically download a set number of the results in the original resolutions (Ubuntu 14.04)?

This is the task I would like to be able to perform: Search for images on the internet by a keyword Automatically download a specified number of the search results in the original image resolutions ...
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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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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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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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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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'Paranoid' download manager with checksum support

Backstory: Recently downloaded an Android ROM, tried to flash it, only to find out it was a corrupted archive. No wonder it didn't work. I'd like to avoid bigger issues, like an OS ISO corrupted ...
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Download the index.html files from a large list of URLs

I have a large list of URLs (150k) and I want a software (similar to httrack) to download the index.html file from the URLs. The problem with httrack (Mac) is that it doesn't support importing URLs ...
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How can I download all the pdf files linked in a webpage in Firefox?

I would like to download all the files of a given type (such as pdf) linked from a web page. I used to use DownThemAll in Firefox, but the addon is "Not compatible with Firefox Quantum". I have ...
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Which software can download YouTube videos in MKV format at 360p?

I tried IDM and 4k Video Downloader. IDM Experience While IDM gives the MKV option consistently at 480p, but it isn't consistent in offering MKV download option at 360p. 4k Video Downloader While ...
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I need some free softwares to make c# application setup with database

I have created a c# windows application which is simple and has simple sql database, I use SSMS to manage my database, but now is time to create a setup because I want my app to be ready to use for my ...
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Download all videos from a Twitch channel

I am looking for a program, user script, or web browser extension that can download all videos of a Twitch channel. https://github.com/Franiac/TwitchLeecher is great to download 1 given video, but ...
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Extension for Opera browser (or non-Firefox browser) to give Down Them All functionality

I have recently switched from Firefox to Opera and my little Windows 7 laptop is getting hung up much less often. I haven't figured out how to get the same bulk download capability for a specified ...
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Tool for downloading URL files/images into an archive or directory

I need a simple tool for downloading lots of URLs I took from my imgur.com uploaded images and output them in a directory or archive. I've separated each URL in lines into a text, in the https://i....
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Free download manager for Windows 10

I want a free or open source good download manager, no adware, no spyware, no bloatware or malware and a good browser integration. There's only 1 duplicate question, and it's for Windows 8.1, they ...
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Website File Download Page

I would like a web program (Ubuntu) that I could install on my server that would display a file to be downloaded. The webpage would display the file name, size and date added, who added it, and have ...
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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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Download Manager With Rename and Batching Features

I'm currently seeking for a download manager that not only could read a file to batch the downloads but to download the files with specific file names at the same time. For example I have a file like ...
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Youtube downloader with video cutting

Is there any app that allows cut/trim videos before downloading i.e. download only selected time-frame? Neither of the apps I tried allow that (NewPipe, Videoder, Instube, Vidmate, etc). Yes I know ...
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Browser addon to simultaneously download original pictures from someone else's public VSCO?

It's too unproductive to open, then download, each of the many pictures for #canada singly! I need a browser addon so I can select which pictures to download first, before downloading. It wastes ...
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What software can download all mp3 files from specific web-site?

I have one web-site what I need to copy, but software tools what I've used copys only the html pages, but I'm need all mp3 files from this web-site too. It's type of catalogue of mp3 files, and I ...
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Download a list of files, and report how many files are downloaded so far

Requirements: Windows http and ftp Command line (for using in unattended scripts) Takes the list of files to download from a text file (potentially tens of thousands URLs), optionally with a way to ...
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Remote Download Manager with Browser Plugin support

I am looking for a way to direct typical download file on a web browser to a remote server without having to keep the local computer on. I did come across certain browser plugins that allows me to do ...
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Download manager that can cope with disconnects (Ubuntu 16.04)

I have a dodgy internet connection that frequently disconnects. The disconnections are usually only for a short period of time, say about 10-30 seconds. When the disconnection happens, Chrome and ...
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Webpage archiver using http-requests/responses replay

I'm looking for a Webpage Archiver that depends on archiving a webpage by recording http requests and responses and just replaying them when the webpage archive is previewed/loaded by the user. It's ...
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automatically download pdf from email link

I get some emails with a download link to a pdf file from a website. When i get the email with the link i need to automatic download the file. Is there some software for it? It is a pop3 mail ...
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Utilities for firewalled downloads

I am looking for a linux utility that downloads a file and set a firewall that restricts all connection to only the server that is transferring the file. I would set it in bash if it doesn't really ...
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Tool for downloading music playlists

There are several freely available music APIs listed here: http://musicmachinery.com/music-apis/ I'm looking for a tool for Linux or Windows that can take as an input, the name/link of a playlist ...