Progressive Downloader Alternatives
Progressive Downloader is described as 'free download manager for your Mac that supports multi-thread downloading and mirror search' and is an app in the File Sharing category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Progressive Downloader for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and Firefox. The best alternative is Wget, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Progressive Downloader are Free Download Manager (Free), uGet (Free, Open Source), Internet Download Manager (Paid) and Multithreaded Download Manager (Free, Open Source).
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- This is an experimental Firefox 57 download manager with multithreading support. View 85 alternatives to Multithreaded Download Manager
- Free • Open Source
- FlashGet is a download manager that uses the MHT technique and supports various protocols. View 68 alternatives to FlashGet
The program is no longer updated.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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- Free • Proprietary
- BitComet is a BitTorrent/HTTP/FTP download client with support for modern BitTorrent features, long-term seeding, intelligent disk cache and video preview of downloaded files. View 49 alternatives to BitComet
A lot of users on Reddit reported that BitComet tried to install multiple viruses and adware during the setup
The installer prompts you to change your default search provider and install a media player. After installation it opens a webpage with an ad for another software install.
- Free Personal • Proprietary
- GetRight® is a download manager that simply improves and optimizes how you download files from the Internet through faster download speeds, download recovery and resuming... View 59 alternatives to Getright
The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 6.5, released in January 2011, can be still bought from the official website.
- Paid • Proprietary