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  • DownThemAll icon

    DownThemAll

    DownThemAll (or just dTa) is a powerful yet easy-to-use Mozilla Firefox extension that adds new advanced download capabilities to your browser. DownThemAll lets you download all the links or images contained in a webpage and much...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Firefox

  • JDownloader icon

    JDownloader

    JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from "free" file hosting sites like Rapidshare or Megaupload. JDownloader offers downloading in multiple parallel streams, CAPTCHA recognition, and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Bundleware The installer contains bundled adware. Clean, adware free installers are available here: https://board.jdownloader.org/showthread.php?t=54725
  • Free Download Manager icon

    Free Download Manager

    FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously. In addition, Free Download Manager allows you to adjust traffic usage, organize downloads, control file priorities for torrents...

    Free Mac Windows PortableApps.com

  • aria2 icon

    aria2

    aria2 is a multi-protocol & multi-source, cross platform download utility. The supported protocols are HTTP(S), FTP, BitTorrent (DHT, PEX, MSE/PE), and Metalink. aria2 can download a file from multiple sources/protocols and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Xfce

  • uGet icon

    uGet

    uGet is a lightweight and full-featured Download Manager for Linux and Windows. uGet allows you to download in multiple parallel streams for download acceleration, put files in a Download Queue, Pause & Resume downloads, Advanced...

    Open Source Windows Linux Android Xfce aria2

  • pyLoad icon

    pyLoad

    pyLoad is a fast, lightweight and full featured download manager for many One-Click-Hoster, container formats like DLC, video sites or just plain http or ftp links. It aims for low hardware requirements and platform independence to be...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Mipony icon

    Mipony

    Mipony, is a free software specially designed to download easily files from free hosting pages like Rapidshare, Fileserve, Hotfiles and many others. With this download manager you will enjoy much comfort when you download the files...

    Free Windows

    • Warning Mipony installer will ask you to install other trial software, but application itself looks clean and does not do anything suspicious.https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/aeeffbbf7da49e3c87e4e2a065808eac918d0506ed05ee6c9ceb1dba9d7d7cc6/analysis/1401646070/
  • Orbit Downloader icon

    Orbit Downloader

    Orbit Downloader is a Download Manager for Windows with special focus on downloading content from social media websites like Myspace, YouTube, Imeem, Pandora and Rapidshare. In addition it provides generic means to download media...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 4.1.1.19, released in January 2014, can be still downloded from the official website.
    • Warning It includes the adware OpenCandy which propose to install bad softwares, anyway declinable, but it's suspected of DDOS attacks from ESET too! Read comments for more information.
  • Internet Download Accelerator icon

    Internet Download Accelerator

    Internet Download Accelerator effectively solves three of the biggest problems when downloading files: speed, resuming broken downloads, and management of downloaded files. Internet Download Accelerator is available also as Chrome...

    Free Personal Windows Chrome

  • webui-aria2 icon

    webui-aria2

    The aim for webui-aria2 is to create the worlds best interface to interact with aria2. Very simple to use, just download and open index.html in any web browser.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Tucan Manager icon

    Tucan Manager

    Tucan Manager is a free file sharing application designed for 1-Click Hosters. Fast and lightweight, Tucan is fully open-source and compatible with Windows, GNU/Linux, and MacOSX. With Tucans modular support for the principal...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued The software seems abandoned and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.3.10, released on January 2011, and the source code can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.
  • plowshare icon

    plowshare

    plowshare is a command-line downloader/uploader for some of the most popular file-sharing websites. It works on UNIX-like systems and presently supports Megaupload, Rapidshare, 2Shared, 4Shared, ZShare, Badongo, DepositFiles and...

    Open Source Mac Linux

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  • flareGet icon

    flareGet

    flareGet is a full featured multi-threaded and multisegment download manager for Linux, Windows and Mac. It supports browser integration through addons and many more features.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • CryptLoad icon

    CryptLoad

    CryptLoad offers a comfortable possibility to download from One-Click-Hosters like Rapidshare and MegaUpload as well as regular sites. Features include decryption services, support of multiple plug-ins, an intelligent download...

    Free Windows

  • TotalD icon

    TotalD

    Download manager that supports torrents, direct download and online videos. It manages the download and upload of files from the bittorrent network, downloads files from websites by avoiding host sites inconveniences and it downloads...

    Freemium Windows

  • NeoLoader icon

    NeoLoader

    NeoLoader is a download manager/filesharing client, designed to work across network borders. It can download files from various One Click Hosting sites as well as from BitTorrent and eMule/eDonkey2000. In addition to that Neo...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Getright icon

    Getright

    GetRight® is a download manager that simply improves and optimizes how you download files from the Internet through faster download speeds, download recovery and resuming, and better management of your downloads. With...

    Commercial Windows

    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 6.5, released in January 2011, can be still bought from the official website.
    • Getright doesn't download from file-sharing sites.
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  • FatRat icon

    FatRat

    FatRat is an open source download manager for Linux written in C++ and built on top of the Trolltech Qt 4 library. It is rich in features and is continuously extended. Features (of the Git* version): Segmented* HTTP(S)/FTP...

    Open Source Linux

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  • KGet icon

    KGet

    KGet is a versatile and user-friendly download manager for KDE. By default it is the download manager used for Konqueror, but can also be used with Mozilla Firefox. KGet is part of the KDE Network package and can download files from...

    Open Source Linux

  • Download Accelerator Manager icon

    Download Accelerator Manager

    Download Accelerator Manager (DAM) lets you download not only Internet files but also Web media from sites like YouTube, easily at maximum speed. DAM is the best software to grab and download Web videos or music for Chrome, Safari...

    Freemium Windows

  • wxDownload Fast icon

    wxDownload Fast

    wxDownload Fast (also known as wxDFast) is an open source download manager. It is multi-platform and builds on Windows(2k,XP), Linux and Mac OS X(binary still not available). Besides that, it is a multi-threaded download manager.

    Open Source Windows Linux PortableApps.com

    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 0.6.0, released in March 2007, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • Turbo Download Manager icon

    Turbo Download Manager

    A modern multi-thread download manager for Chrome, Opera, and Firefox.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • Persepolis Download Manager icon

    Persepolis Download Manager

    Persepolis Download Manager is utility for download easier and faster with aria2 and improved it. - It support HTTP(S) & FTP. - Persepolis configure aria2 automatically for maximum speed...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • Rexloader icon

    Rexloader

    This project is an advanced Qt/C++ download manager over http(s) with configurable multithreaded downloading, proxy support, logging and hash calculating (md5, sha1). We also plan to implement support for ftp and p2p (torrent, dc++...

    Open Source Windows Linux

    • Discontinued The last commit was made in 2015.
  • CandiSoft Load! icon

    CandiSoft Load!

    The download manager CandiSoft Load! helps users to download from file hosters like RapidShare. It offers you automatic downloads as free- or premium-user of the hosters all for free! CandiSoft Load! contains an integrated...

    Free Windows

  • MDownloader icon

    MDownloader

    MDownloader is a tiny application designed for downloading files available at the most popular file hosting servers. The .NET alternative to the java based jDownloader. Features include: page parsing to find supported links &...

    Free Windows

  • LDM icon

    LDM

    Linux Download Manager (LDM) is a free and open source download manager for Linux. It has a nice and user friendly interface. Linux Download Manger now under continuous development and improvment.

    Open Source Linux

    • Discontinued The last update was on July 24th, 2014.
  • Folx icon

    Folx

    Folx is a free application that combines two functionalities - of download manager and torrent client for Mac. Folx makes downloading extremely easy: just open the page with the file to be downloaded, click the link in your browser...

    Freemium Mac

  • GetGo Download Manager icon

    GetGo Download Manager

    GetGo Download Manager is a FREE, full featured download manager designed for the new generation of web sites (web 2.0). GetGo Download Manager can easily download FLV videos (Flash Video) from YouTube, Myspace, Google Video...

    Free Windows

  • Ponydroid icon

    Ponydroid

    Ponydroid is an Android application that automatizes the downloading of files. The application is in charge of everything, it accesses the web where the file is hosted, it waits the required time and starts downloading them one by...

    Commercial Android Android Tablet

  • RapidLeech

    Transfers files from various popular upload/download sites such as uploaded.net, Rapidgator.net and more than 127 others via your fast servers connection speed and dumps the file on your server.

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Slimrat icon

    Slimrat

    Slimrat is a command-line and graphical application for automated downloading from file hosters like RapidShare, MegaUpload, Deposit Files and many more.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued from the official website : "Nothing happened here for a few years. Slimrat looks dead now and probably became incompatible with current hosts. Maybe it will come back to life again...? Thanks for all your downloads and support. "
  • save2pc icon

    save2pc

    Downloads videos from Youtube, Dailymotion, Tangle, Google, Break.com, TeacherTube, RedTube, yuvutu, xnxx, Megarotic etc. and saves it to your local PC, Laptop, iPod, PSP, PDA, Pocket PC, Mobile phone. Download High Quality videos and...

    Freemium Windows

  • JetDownloader

    JetDownloader is the new premium and absolutely free download accelerator and manager, that we always wanted, but didn't exist up until now! SuperCoders.org is proud for creating the world's fastest and 100% safe downloader...

    Commercial Windows

  • Ant Download Manager & Video Downloader icon

    Ant Download Manager & Video Downloader

    Ant Download Manager is a fast and easy downloader of any internet files. Advanced support of video services (YouTube, Vimeo, DailyMotion, FB, VKontakte, Rutube, etc...).

    Freemium Windows

FreeRapid Downloader Comments

On my machine it uses much more processor power than jDownl ...

Comment by imeehow
about FreeRapid Downloader Jun 2011

On my machine it uses much more processor power than jDownloder. So after a few weeks of testing im going back do JD.

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Whilst JDownloader is just as good, FreeRapid is easier on ...

Comment by dgemu12
about FreeRapid Downloader Jun 2011

Whilst JDownloader is just as good, FreeRapid is easier on computer resources, and thus my preferred upload site downloader. (However this still uses JAVA, good for cross platform but means it has dependencies).

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User interface FASTEST than jDownloader, more OPTIONS and ...

Comment by alfbar1
about FreeRapid Downloader Jun 2011

User interface FASTEST than jDownloader, more OPTIONS and PLUGINS than Tucan
Good program

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The BEST among its kind. Easy, efficient... and whenever th ...

Comment by Shadouness
about FreeRapid Downloader Jun 2011

The BEST among its kind. Easy, efficient... and whenever there's a bug in a plugin, it's immediately fixed and updated. Updates for plugins happen almost every two days.

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I like FreeRapid's user interface much more than jDownloade ...

Comment by genba
about FreeRapid Downloader Jun 2011

I like FreeRapid's user interface much more than jDownloader's, it's better (at least on Mac). And it also works fine.

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