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Gwget is described as 'download manager for the Linux Desktop. A Gtk2 GUI frontend for Wget. Gwget supports all of the main features that Wget does including batch downloads, HTTP and FTP, bandwidth restrictions, resumable downloads, as well as parallel downloads' and is a download manager in the file sharing category. There are six alternatives to Gwget for Linux, Mac, Windows and BSD. The best alternative is Wget, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Gwget are TubeMaster++, KGet, Progressive Downloader and VisualWget.

Gwget alternatives are mainly Download Managers but may also be YouTube Downloaders or Website Downloaders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Gwget.
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Gwget is a download manager for the Linux Desktop. A Gtk2 GUI frontend for Wget. Gwget supports all of the main features...

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    Wget

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    53 alternatives to Wget 

    GNU Wget is a free software package for retrieving files using HTTP(S) and FTP, the most widely-used Internet protocols. It is a non-interactive command line tool, so it may easily be called from scripts, cron jobs, terminals without X-Windows support, etc.

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    1.  Command line interfaceWget either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    2.  PortableWget can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    TubeMaster++

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    178 alternatives to TubeMaster++ 

    TubeMaster++ is a powerful tool which can capture multimedia files you are watching or listening from your internet browser (FLV,MP3,MP4). Captured files can be saved directly on your computer or converted to other popular video or audio formats (AVI, MPEG, MP3, MP4, IPod, PSP ..

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer maintained and the official website is no longer available. The last version, v2.7, can be still downloaded from Softpedia and the source code is available on SourceForge (v2.5).

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  3. KGet icon

    KGet

    61 alternatives to 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 FTP, HTTP(S) and BitTorrent sources.

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    Progressive Downloader

    42 alternatives to Progressive Downloader 

    Progressive Downloader is a free download manager for your Mac that supports multi-thread downloading and mirror search. It's also capable to download files from the most popular file hosting services.

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    VisualWget

    24 alternatives to VisualWget 

    VisualWget is a download manager that use Wget as a core retriever to retrieve files from the web. You can think of VisualWget as a GUI front-end for Wget that give you all of Wget functionalities (e.g.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.5a2, released in May 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    Steadyflow

    50 alternatives to Steadyflow 

    Steadyflow is a GTK+ based download manager that aims for minimalism, ease of use, and a clean, malleable codebase. It should be easy to control, whether from the GUI, command line, or D-Bus.

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    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.0, released in June 2012, can be still downloaded from Launchpad.

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