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June 25th, 2002, 07:15 PM
I've been looking around for a nice sturdy download manager so I can resume any biggies. However, Go!Zilla was my first choice and not suprinsingly the first to be rejected. I've looked at some others including Download Accelerater Pro but found there's just too much Spy-ware, Ad-ware packaged with them and/or they don't work properly. Does anyone know of a good one?
June 25th, 2002, 08:21 PM
Are you looking for free or commercial one ?
June 25th, 2002, 08:29 PM
DLExpert 0.99 is very good and its free & spywarefree ;D
DLExpert is a multi-thread resuming downloading software. It make full use of resource of the client and the server to download files from Internet at the most speedy rate. DLExpert's powerful multi-thread function makes it download different parts of the same file simultaneously. Namely it can divide the file into any parts, at most more than 100 parts(NOT ONLY 5 OR 6 PARTS).Each of them will be downloaded by one thread,so different parts can be downloaded simultaneously, make speedy of downloading very quick.DLExpert supports HTTP and FTP, also HTTP and FTP proxy.Its function of auto-dial,auto-hangup,schedule downloading and auto-shutdown make it convenient and quick to download files .
Simultaneously download HTTP files, support authority file.
Simultaneously download FTP files, support anonymous user and non-anonymous user.
Simultaneously download different parts of same file.(Need server support)
Divide file into any parts.There are two ways to divide,one is divide fixed parts,the other is divide according to a certain size.(Need server support)
Divide thread job in downloading process,"split method". It make rate keep quick in whole download process.(Need server support)
Support resuming. If you don't finish last time,DLExpert will continue downloading rest parts.
Support HTTP and FTP Proxy ,and support authority proxy.
Auto-dial and auto-hangup
Auto-shutdown when finish
Files can be saved in different folders according to their surfixes
Auto-run virus killer when finish a job
Use sounds to report events
Add URL from a file.
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June 25th, 2002, 09:24 PM
Another downloader, with many of the same features as the one suggested by Technodrome, which is also freeware and free of spyware is Star Downloader. Here's the link:
This program comes without nags and works very smoothly with Win98se. Give 'em all a try! ;D
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