In this post we shall look into FDM – Free Download Manager which can be classified as the best IDM alternative for Linux or IDM for Linux/Ubuntu users. Recently,a lot of users have complained that they wanted to use IDM on Ubuntu as there is a real dearth of good download managers in Linux, IDM simply didn’t seem to work , We tried wine, playonlinux. Every alternative available out there but it simply didn’t boot up. then We came across this awesome app – Free Download Manager – which can be said as Best IDM alternative out there even for Windows and may be even Better.
Portable Free Download Manager Features :
- Totally Free to use and Distribute.
- Supports Multithreading.
- Works on all version of Linux.
- Resumes Broken Downloads.
- Download acceleration.
- Browser integration.
- Batch downloads.
- Requires no installation, if downloaded from TopLinuxApps
Download Portable Free Download Manager For Linux Os / Ubuntu / Linux Mint
Its Basically a Windows App, but i specifically packaged it for Linux with Portable Abilities so we can run it anywhere we want to..
Instructions To Run Portable Free Download Manager:
- Download the PDF file from the above link.
- Simply chmod the .run file a+x
- execute with ./
- Or right click on the .run file
- navigate to properties
- checkmark Allow Program to be run as Executable or you can simply refer the guide
- GUIDE (Guide to run Portable Linux Apps 32bit / 64 bit)
- Thats it, Your done.