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Progressive Downloader

By Progressive Downloader

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Progressive Downloader is a powerful and flexible download manager.

Key features:
* HTTP(S), FTP and SFTP(SSH) protocols support.
* Auto-resume downloads. Any interrupted download will be automatically resumed when your system wakes up or the application relaunches.
* Multi-thread downloads. Application downloads different parts of the file at the same time to make the downloading process faster.
* Queue manager. Control the order of your downloads by changing download priority.
* Mirror search. Automatic search for different locations of the same file to take the fastest one.
* Smart drag and drop. Drag and drop a part of text with hyperlinks on the application badge to download them. You can also do a similar operation with any text or html file.
* FTP and SFTP browser. Browse and download files with double click or using drag and drop.

What's New in Version 1.12.5

A few bug fixes including for one when connection fails with "Bad Request" or "Request Entity Too Large".


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Customer Reviews

Great features that make the most out of a not-great internet connection

I live in Africa, where there is a lot of latency, stalled connections, etc. Using Progressive Downloader allows me to download files much faster b/c of using multiple threads (or “connections” to a specific server), as well as auto restarting if the connection drops. For example, downloading an OS X update from the App Store is horribly slow. But if the download is available on the web (most major OS X updates are), then you can use PD and add multiple threads and the speed will increase a lot. I use it for most every application update on my Mac. This is one of my must-have apps.

Progressive Downloader
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  • $2.99
  • Category: Utilities
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.12.5
  • Size: 9.3 MB
  • Languages: English, Arabic, Dutch, French, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Ukrainian
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Compatibility: OS X 10.7 or later

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