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HTTP Downloader

HTTP Downloader is a free application designed to facilitate efficient downloading of files over HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, FTPS, and SFTP protocols. HTTP Downloader is a user-friendly download manager that optimizes download throughput through advanced techniques like input/output completion ports (IOCP) while consuming minimal system resources. Users can easily add URLs for download via drag-and-drop or using the "Add url('/s')" feature, providing options for advanced configuration to tailor download settings based on individual preferences...

HTTP Downloader features:

Multi-Protocol Support:

HTTP Downloader supports HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, FTPS, and SFTP protocols, providing versatility in downloading various types of files from different sources.

Multi-Part Downloading:

Each download can be split into up to 100 parts, allowing for efficient downloading and maximizing download throughput.

Queue Management:

Users can queue up to 100 downloads, providing organization and control over multiple simultaneous download tasks.

Advanced Configuration Options:

Users can customize download settings such as the download directory, SSL/TLS versions, authentication methods (basic or digest), cookies, headers, POST data, and proxy configurations.

Drag-and-Drop Functionality:

Users can simply drag and drop URLs into the main window to initiate downloads, enhancing ease of use and efficiency.

Grouped/Mirrored Downloads:

Support for grouping URLs with curly brackets allows for multi-host/mirrored downloads, optimizing the download process for specific scenarios.

Pros of using HTTP Downloader:

Optimized Download Performance:

Leveraging IOCP and the ability to split downloads into multiple parts, HTTP Downloader maximizes download throughput, ensuring faster download speeds and efficient resource utilization.

Resource Efficiency:

The application consumes minimal system resources, making it suitable for users with varying hardware specifications and minimizing the impact on overall system performance.

Flexible Customization:

Advanced configuration options empower users to tailor download settings to their specific needs, enhancing flexibility and adaptability to different download scenarios.

User-Friendly Interface:

With an intuitive drag-and-drop interface and straightforward features, HTTP Downloader is easy to use and navigate, even for those with limited technical expertise.

Effective Download Management:

The ability to queue, start, pause, and stop downloads for up to 100 files concurrently ensures efficient management of download tasks, enhancing organization and control.

Support for Multiple Protocols:

HTTP Downloader's support for various protocols broadens its applicability, allowing users to download files from diverse sources securely and efficiently.

In summary, HTTP Downloader offers a powerful, resource-efficient download management solution with advanced features, customizable settings, and a user-friendly interface, making it a valuable tool for optimizing file downloads across different protocols.

HTTP Downloader - changelog:

Fixed Site Manager settings not saving correctly.

Here are the steps on how to use HTTP Downloader:

1. Add download links:

  • Open HTTP Downloader.
  • Click the "Add url('/s') (+)" button in the toolbar.
  • Paste the URL of the file you want to download into the text box.
  • You can also add multiple URLs by separating them with commas or new lines.
  • Click "Add" or press Enter.

2. Set download options (optional):

  • Right-click on a download item in the list.
  • Select "Properties".
  • In the "Properties" window, you can change the download location, file name, and other options.

3. Start the download:

  • Click the "Download" button in the toolbar.
  • You can also right-click on a download item and select "Start Download".

4. Monitor your downloads:

  • The progress of each download will be displayed in the list.
  • You can pause, resume, or cancel downloads as needed.

Additional notes:

  • You can add download links by dragging and dropping them into the main window.
  • HTTP Downloader supports downloading multiple files simultaneously.
  • You can set a global download speed limit to prevent your internet connection from being overloaded.
  • For more advanced features, refer to the HTTP Downloader documentation.

Download HTTP Downloader:

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