Wget Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Wget for Mac if you are looking to replace it. The most popular Mac alternative is Small aria2 iconaria2, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Wget and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Wget are Small cURL iconcURL (Free, Open Source), Small HTTPie iconHTTPie (Free, Open Source), Small ArchiveBox iconArchiveBox (Free, Open Source) and Small webui-aria2 iconwebui-aria2 (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Dec 16, 2020

    • 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.
      Most users think this is a great alternative to Wget.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Xfce
      Gu
      Aria2 cannot mirror an entire site recursively.
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      Negative comment • more than a year ago 5 users agree and 2 don't

      mo
      A great download utility with way more features than Wget.
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      Positive comment • more than a year ago 2 users agree and 1 doesn't

      Gu
      Multi-thread downloading, multiple downloads at one instance
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      Positive comment • more than a year ago

    • Client-side URL library and command-line tool for transferring data using commonplace network protocols.
      Most users think this is a great alternative to Wget.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Cygwin
      • Haiku


    • Modern command line HTTP client – user-friendly curl alternative with intuitive UI, JSON support, syntax highlighting, wget-like downloads, extensions, etc. .
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Because modern websites are complicated and often rely on dynamic content, ArchiveBox archives the sites in several different formats beyond what public archiving services like...
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Docker
    • The aim for webui-aria2 is to create the worlds best interface to interact with...
    • macOS application that automatically downloads websites from the Internet. It does this by asynchronously copying the site's webpages, images, PDFs, style sheets, and other files to your local hard drive, duplicating the site's directory structure.
      • Mac
      • iPhone
    • UnMHT adds MHT file reading/writing support to Firefox.MHT (MHTML, RFC2557) is the webpage archive format to store HTML and images, CSS into single file.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      Nemets39505158
      UnMHT doesn't have batch functionality and CLI, it's only a Firefox extension.
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      Negative comment • more than a year ago 2 users agree and 1 doesn't

    • grab-site is a crawler for archiving websites to WARC files. It includes a dashboard for monitoring multiple crawls, and supports changing URL ignore patterns during the crawl.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
    • PageArchiver (previously called "Scrapbook for SingleFile") is a Chrome extension that helps you to archive web pages for offline reading.Main features are:

      Discontinued

      Latest commit on May 5, 2013. See https://github.com/gildas-lormeau/Scrapbook-for-SingleFile

      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
    • lftp is a command-line file transfer program which besides FTP, also supports FTPS, HTTP, HTTPS, HFTP, FISH, and SFTP. A BitTorrent client is also built-in as torrent command.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Xfce