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Downloader For X – A Powerful Download Manager For Ubuntu Linux

If you are looking for some cool GUI based download manager for your Linux distribution, give  Downloader for X a try. It is an download manager for Ubuntu that allows easy downloading of files by providingeye-candy functions. In order to achieve faster speed, this tool splits files into multiple segments(multi-thread), supports both HTTP and FTP protocols, and can also schedule the downloads.

To install it, run the following command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install d4x

Once the installation is complete, it can be launched from Applications > Internet > Downloader for X. New downloads may be started from File > New Downloads , the Download option on the menu bar lets you view the download logs, the Queue option on the menu bar is used to manage the download queues.

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You may schedule the download process from Options > Scheduler and the download speed can be controlled from the Options > Speed option. The Options menu  allows you to manage settings regarding URL-manager, general settings and buttons configuration.

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This is an extremely useful download manager specially for those who have a limited Internet connection and want to enjoy the maximum of it.

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