Install uGet 1.10.4 download manager in Linux Mint 16

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Add the uGet 1.10.4 download manager to your Linux Mint 16 computer


uGet is a free and open source download manager. Here's how you can install it in Linux Mint 16.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:plushuang-tw/uget-stable

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install uget aria2

uGet is an Open Source download manager application for GNU/Linux developed with GTK+.

uGet Features:

Downloads Queue.

Resume Downloads.


Clipboard Monitor.

FireFox Integration via FlashGot.

Computer Shutdown After Completion.

Advanced Download Categories: unlimited categories to manage downloads.

HTML File Importing: import a list of an unlimited amount of URLs to download from via a .html file.

TXT File Importing: import a list of an unlimited amount of URLs to download from via a .txt file.

Speed Limit Control: control the maximum Upload & Download speeds that uGet should utilize per download or per category.

CLI / Terminal Usage Support: ability to use a command line or terminal to download files.

Batch Downloads: allows the user to add an unlimited amount of files at one time to the queue for downloading.

Multi-Protocol: support for downloading files through HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, BitTorrent* & Metalink*

FTP Login & Anonymous FTP: supports downloading from anonymous FTP as well as login support via Username & Password for private/protected FTP servers.

Quiet Mode: allows downloads to be added to a specific category automatically and begin downloading automatically.

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Additional resources for uGet

uGet Site

uGet Features

uGet Gallery

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