Orbit Downloader Alternatives for Linux

    Orbit Downloader is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is JDownloader. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Free Download Manager or uGet. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Orbit Downloader and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Orbit Downloader are aria2 (Free, Open Source), Video DownloadHelper (Freemium), ClipGrab (Free, Open Source) and Persepolis Download Manager (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 6, 2018
    1. JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from sites like YouTube or Mega. JDownloader offers downloading in multiple parallel streams, CAPTCHA recognition, and automatic file extraction. It support CCF, RSDF and DLC files.

      Bundleware

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

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      Most users think JDownloader is a great alternative to Orbit Downloader.
    2. FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously.
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      Most users think Free Download Manager is a great alternative to Orbit Downloader.
    3. Android, BSD, Linux, and Windows open source multimedia download manager.
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    4. 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.
    5. DownloadHelper is a tool for web content extraction. Its purpose is to capture video, audio, and image files from many sites.
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    6. ClipGrab is a free downloader and converter for YouTube, Vimeo, Metacafe, Dailymotion and many other online video sites. It converts downloaded videos to MPEG4, MP3 or other formats in just one easy step.

      Bundleware

      The default Windows installer contains Opencandy. A version with no third-party offers is available in Download options.

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    7. Persepolis Download Manager is utility for download easier and faster with aria2 and improved it. - It supports HTTP(S) & FTP. - Persepolis configures aria2 automatically for maximum speed and it have a GUI for using easier.
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    8. FreeRapid Downloader is a simple Java downloader that supports downloading from Rapidshare and other file-sharing services.

      Discontinued

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

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    9. Youtube Video and Audio Downloader is an open-source project, downloading Youtube videos (using Firefox download manager) in all available formats (FLV, MP4, WebM, and 3GP) with video quality of your choice.
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    10. Bulk Media Downloader grabs and downloads all sort of media resources in bulk. You can filter different types to prevent cluttering the grabber window. It also has a pause button to stop appending more resources.
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