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Simple & Powerful GTK based Download Manager - UGet

Uget (formerly urlgfe) is a Free and Open Source download manager written in GTK+ , it has many of features like ...

 * Free (as in freedom , also free of charge ) and Open Source.
 * Simple , easy-to-use and lightweight.
 * Support resume download , so if your connection lost you don’t need to start from first.
 * Classify downloads , and every category has independent configuration and queue.
 * Queue download.
 * Integrate with Firefox through Flashgot plugin.
 * Monitoring clipboard.
 * Import downloads from HTML file.
 * Batch download , you can download many files has same arrange , like file_1 file_2 …. file_20 ,  you don’t need to add all links , just one link and changeable character.
 * Can be used from command line.
Uget Installation:
Open the terminal and type following command to add the Uget stable repository, this will make sure that Uget application remains updated.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:plushuang-tw/uget-stable
Now, type the following command to install Uget:
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install uget
After successful installation, you can open Uget from Unity 'dash'

Using Uget is really very simple ..
 * Copy the link of the file that you wanted to download
 * Open Uget, and click on the "Create New Download" icon, this will open the preference window for this particular download.
 * If required, change the download location to any preferred location and click "ok" to start your download (as shown in the image above)


Michael Tunnell (of uGet) said...

thank you for blogging about our application, uGet.

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