Alternatives to plowshare for all platforms with any license







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  • DownThemAll icon


    DownThemAll (or just dTa) is a powerful yet easy-to-use Mozilla Firefox extension that adds new advanced download capabilities to your...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Firefox

  • JDownloader icon

    JDownloader Bundleware

    JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from "free" file hosting sites like Rapidshare or...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Free Download Manager icon

    Free Download Manager

    FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously. In addition, Free Download...

    Free Mac Windows

  • FreeRapid Downloader icon

    FreeRapid Downloader

    FreeRapid Downloader is a simple Java downloader that supports downloading from Rapidshare and other file-sharing services. Main...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • pyLoad icon


    pyLoad is a fast, lightweight and full featured download manager for many One-Click-Hoster, container formats like DLC, video sites or...

    Open Source Windows Linux GitHub

  • Orbit Downloader icon

    Orbit Downloader Discontinued Warning

    Orbit Downloader is a Download Manager for Windows with special focus on downloading content from social media websites like Myspace...

    Free Windows

  • Mipony icon

    Mipony Warning

    Mipony, is a free software specially designed to download easily files from free hosting pages like Rapidshare, Fileserve, Hotfiles...

    Free Windows

  • Internet Download Accelerator icon

    Internet Download Accelerator

    Internet Download Accelerator effectively solves three of the biggest problems when downloading files: speed, resuming broken...

    Free Personal Windows Chrome

  • Tucan Manager icon

    Tucan Manager Discontinued

    Tucan Manager is a free file sharing application designed for 1-Click Hosters. Fast and lightweight, Tucan is fully open-source and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Getright icon

    Getright Discontinued

    GetRight® is a download manager that simply improves and optimizes how you download files from the Internet through faster...

    Commercial Windows

  • CryptLoad icon


    CryptLoad offers a comfortable possibility to download from One-Click-Hosters like Rapidshare and MegaUpload as well as regular sites....

    Free Windows

  • NeoLoader icon


    NeoLoader is a download manager/filesharing client, designed to work across network borders. It can download files from various One...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • FatRat icon


    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...

    Open Source Linux

  • KGet icon


    KGet is a versatile and user-friendly download manager for KDE. By default it is the download manager used for Konqueror, but can also...

    Open Source Linux

  • Rexloader icon

    Rexloader Discontinued

    This project is an advanced Qt/C++ download manager over http(s) with configurable multithreaded downloading, proxy support, logging...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • 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 Windows

  • 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...

    Freemium Windows

  • MDownloader icon


    MDownloader is a tiny application designed for downloading files available at the most popular file hosting servers. The .NET...

    Free Windows

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  • LDM icon

    LDM Discontinued

    Linux Download Manager (LDM) is a free and open source download manager for Linux. It has a nice and user friendly interface. Linux...

    Open Source Linux

  • 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...

    Free Windows

  • Turbo Download Manager icon

    Turbo Download Manager

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • Ponydroid icon


    Ponydroid is an Android application that automatizes the downloading of files. The application is in charge of everything, it...

    Commercial Android Android Tablet

  • Slimrat icon

    Slimrat Discontinued

    Slimrat is a command-line and graphical application for automated downloading from file hosters like RapidShare...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • save2pc icon


    Downloads videos from Youtube, Dailymotion, Tangle, Google,, TeacherTube, RedTube, yuvutu, xnxx, Megarotic etc. and saves it...

    Freemium Windows

  • JetDownloader

    JetDownloader is the new premium and absolutely free download accelerator and manager, that we always wanted, but didn't exist up...

    Commercial Windows

  • G-Download Manager icon

    G-Download Manager

    All Video Download In G-DOWNLOAD MANAGER, there is no such tedious task of copying URL of file to download and pasting it in...

    Free Android

plowshare Comments

Loving this. quite a bit heavy on the dependencies (compare ...

Comment by tabakis
about plowshare Jun 2011

Loving this. quite a bit heavy on the dependencies (compared to slimrat) but really decent overall. experimental web frontend @


Great job guys.... Easy to use, fast and light weight!!!! E ...

Comment by limon
about plowshare Jun 2011

Great job guys.... Easy to use, fast and light weight!!!! Everything you want from a program.....
Try it... don't be afraid of the terminal..... it's very easy!!