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Wget Alternatives for Windows

There are many alternatives to Wget for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is aria2, 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 Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Wget are uGet, cURL, ArchiveBox and HTTPie for Terminal.

Wget alternatives are mainly Download Managers but may also be Website Downloaders or HTTP Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Wget.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • BSD

GNU Wget is a free software package for retrieving files using HTTP(S) and FTP, the most widely-used Internet protocols. It...

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  1. aria2 icon

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

    ⚫︎ Command line interfacearia2 either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    ⚫︎ Lightweightaria2 consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Most users think aria2 is a great alternative to Wget.

    Aria2 cannot mirror an entire site recursively.

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    A great download utility with way more features than Wget.

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    Multi-thread downloading, multiple downloads at one instance

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

    ⚫︎ LightweightuGet consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableuGet can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceuGet either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    Discontinued

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

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    uGet vs Wget opinions
    Most users think uGet is a great alternative to Wget.


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    cURL

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Cygwin
    • Haiku

    cURL is a computer software project providing a library and command-line tool for transferring data using various protocols with URL syntax: supporting FTP, FTPS, SCP, SFTP, HTTP, HTTPS, TFTP, TELNET, DICT, LDAP, LDAPS and FILE.

    ⚫︎ Command line interfacecURL either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    it's terminal based, like wget

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    ArchiveBox

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Docker

    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 Archive.org and Archive.is are capable of saving.

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    HTTPie for Terminal

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Python
    • FreeBSD

    HTTPie (pronounced aitch-tee-tee-pie) is a command line HTTP client. Its goal is to make CLI interaction with web services as human-friendly as possible.

    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceHTTPie for Terminal either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    WebCopy

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Cyotek WebCopy is a free tool for copying full or partial websites locally onto your harddisk for offline viewing.

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    webui-aria2

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • aria2

    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.

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    xh

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    xh is a friendly and fast tool for sending HTTP requests. It reimplements as much as possible of HTTPie's excellent design, with a focus on improved performance.

    ⚫︎ Command line interfacexh either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    ⚫︎ Lightweightxh consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Allavsoft

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Download movies, video,music files and subtitles from YouTube, Spotify, Facebook, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Viki, Break, Metacafe, Crunchyroll, Deezer, Soundcloud, SBS, ABC iView, Lynda, Udemy, Pluralsight, Coursera, cbc.ca, Livestream, Kissasian etc.

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    PageArchiver

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    PageArchiver (previously called "Scrapbook for SingleFile") is a Chrome extension that helps you to archive web pages for offline reading.

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    Discontinued

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

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