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MDownloader Alternatives

MDownloader is described as 'tiny application designed for downloading files available at the most popular file hosting servers. The .NET alternative to the java based jDownloader' and is a download manager in the file sharing category. There are more than 25 alternatives to MDownloader for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Firefox and Android. The best alternative is JDownloader, which is free. Other great apps like MDownloader are DownThemAll, Free Download Manager, aria2 and uGet.

MDownloader alternatives are mainly Download Managers but may also be YouTube Downloaders or File Hosting Downloaders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of MDownloader.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

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

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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.


    The installer contains bundled adware. Be careful during the installation:

    2019-03-11 on Mac
[latest update]
  2. 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.

  3. FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously.

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

  5. Android, BSD, Linux, and Windows open source multimedia download manager.


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

  6. Persepolis Download Manager is utility for download easier and faster with aria2 and improved it.


    last updated: Sep 17, 2019 (official download page):

    Persepolis on GNU/Linux
  7. pyLoad icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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 runnable on all kind of systems.

    Graphical User Interface
  8. FreeRapid Downloader is a simple Java downloader that supports downloading from Rapidshare and other file-sharing services.


    the latest version was published in 18th May 2014. See

    Main window
  9. 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++.

    Front page
  10. This is an experimental Firefox 57 download manager with multithreading support.

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