VisualWget Alternatives for Mac

    VisualWget is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Wget, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to VisualWget and ten of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to VisualWget are Multithreaded Download Manager (Free, Open Source), webui-aria2 (Free, Open Source), iGetter (Paid) and Aria2 Download Manager Integration (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 21, 2020

    1. 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.
    2. This is an experimental Firefox 57 download manager with multithreading support. It can download files with multiple connections to the server. Depending on the network condition, this may increase the download speed.
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    3. 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.
    4. iGetter is a full featured download manager and accelerator. It resumes broken downloads and recovers from download errors. It is excellent utility for files that you want to download at ease. Key Features: * iGetter resumes broken downloads, checking date and size.
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    5. Features: 1. Replace Firefox's built-in download window directly, no need to click the download button in Firefox's built-in download window first or use the context menu to start a download. 2. It's able to send Headers (referrer, cookies) to Aria2
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      Pure Html & Javascript, no runtime required Responsive design, supporting desktop and mobile devices User-friendly interface Sort tasks (by name, size, progress, remaining time, download speed, etc.
    6. Download Status Bar manages every aspect of your downloads (Launch, Show, Scan, Send To, Rename, Checksum, Pause, Resume, Cancel, Clean, Delete), generates Statistics from your Download actions, keeps the History of your previous session downloads and much more.

      Discontinued

      The extension is not compatible with Firefox 57 and later. Last version, 15.0.0.1, relesead in September 2016, still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

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    7. 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. Key features: * HTTP(S), FTP and SFTP(SSH) protocols support.
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    8. flareGet is a full featured multi-threaded and multisegment download manager for Linux, Windows and Mac. It supports browser integration through addons and many more features.
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    9. The plugin by default supports download of most common file types. If you have any other file type, specify that extension and you can view, filter and download files as per your requirement!
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