Graphical Download Manager for Linux ( Fedora / Ubuntu )

Hello Friends,

Today I am sharing a very good and useful tool for Linux. I hope you all like it.

A GUI Download Manager is Available on Linux ( Fedora 10, 11, 12 and Ubuntu 8.10, 9.04 and 9.10). A Utility is called multiget.

MultiGet is an easy-to-use GUI download manager for ubuntu / debian linux. It is Look and work like famous windows download manager flashget.

It supports resuming downloads, It supports HTTP/FTP protocols . It supports multi-task with multi-thread on multi-server. You can reconfigure the thread number without stopping the current task.

MultiGet runs natively on Linux, and it supports multiple operating system too. It was tested on many system such as : Windows XP, ubuntu ,kubuntu, xubuntu, Fedora, opensuse, mandriva, MEPIS , PCLinuxOS, CentOS, Puppy, FreeBSD, MacOS etc.

Howto Install MultiGet in Fedora (10,11,12) :-

1) Login as a root.
[]$ su – root

2) Execute Following Command to Install MultiGet :-
yum -y install multiget*

MultiGet is available From Fedora Repository

Howto Install MultiGet in Ubuntu (8.10, 9.04, 9.10) :-

1) Login as a root.

2) Execute apt-get install multiget

or you can use Synaptic Package Manager

MultiGet is available from Ubuntu universe respository

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  • abhishek says:

    asheesh —

    use clive to download utube videos..

    for fedora – do yum install clive -y

    for ubuntu – apt-get installl clive -y


    syntax to download …

    #clive utube_url_of_video –format=best


    #clive –help or man clive .. to get more help .. its awesome tool .. it extracts video from every possible sites… 🙂 enjoy

  • Rosalinda says:

    This article ahcevied exactly what I wanted it to achieve.

  • swapnil says:

    thank you… its worked..

  • Matthew C. Kriner says:

    Thanks for the article!

  • asheesh says:

    multiget is fast but i m unable to download youtube video


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