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Linux Download Manager Alternatives

Linux Download Manager is described as '(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' and is a download manager in the file sharing category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Linux Download Manager for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Firefox and Google Chrome. The best alternative is JDownloader, which is free. Other great apps like Linux Download Manager are DownThemAll, Xtreme Download Manager, aria2 and uGet.

Linux Download Manager alternatives are mainly Download Managers but may also be Torrent Clients or YouTube Downloaders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Linux Download Manager.
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  • Linux

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  1. JDownloader is a download manager, written in Java, which allows automatic download of groups of files from one-click hosting sites. JDownloader supports the use of premium accounts. Some parts, but not all, of JDownloader are open-source.

    ⚫︎ PortableJDownloader can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Bundleware

    The installer contains bundled adware. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

    2019-03-11 on Mac
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    DownThemAll

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    • Pale Moon
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    DownThemAll (or just dTa) is a powerful yet easy-to-use browser extension for Firefox, Chrome and Opera that adds new advanced download capabilities to your browser.

    ⚫︎ CustomizableDownThemAll is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
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  3. Xtreme Download Manager is a powerful tool to increase download speed up-to 500%, save videos from video sharing sites and integration with ANY browser.

    ⚫︎ CustomizableXtreme Download Manager is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ PortableXtreme Download Manager can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Discontinued

    Last update was in 2018

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    aria2 is a multi-protocol & multi-source, cross platform download utility.

    ⚫︎ Command line interfacearia2 either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    ⚫︎ Lightweightaria2 consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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  5. Android, BSD, Linux, and Windows open source multimedia download manager.

    ⚫︎ LightweightuGet consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableuGet can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceuGet either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    Discontinued

    Last updated: 2021.5.5 (Windows version), 2020.1.9 (Linux version).

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

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    Discontinued

    the latest version was published in 18th May 2014. See http://wordrider.net/download/changes.txt

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    DownZemAll

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    DownZemAll is a free and open-source mass download manager for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. It helps you to select, organize, prioritize and run your downloads in parallel. Based on the Qt5 framework, DownZemAll! is written in C/C++.

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  8. This is an experimental Firefox 57 download manager with multithreading support.

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    webui-aria2

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • 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.

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    FlashGet

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    FlashGet is a leading download manager and has the highest amount of users on the internet. It uses MHT(Multi-server Hyper-threading Transportation) technique, supports various protocols and has excellent document management features.

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    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 3.7, released on November 8th, 2012, can be downloaded from the official website.

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