uGet 2.0 Released with More Features – How to Install

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uGet, the GUI version of the popular wget download utility sees a new release after a long development cycle, numerous bug fixes and changes. This 2.0 release comes after 12 development releases over 175 commits. Also there is a android version released along with Linux for uGet.

uGet Feature Highlights

  • Download Queue
  • Resume Downloads
  • Batch Downloads
  • Auto Folder Creation
  • Clipboard Monitoring
  • FTP Integration
  • Firefox Plugin
  • HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, BitTorrent Support
  • File and Category Management
  • Proxy Server Support
  • Tray notification
  • Download and Installations

    Ubuntu, Debian, elementary, Mint
    uGet 2.0 stable can be found at below ppa. Run below sets of commands in terminal.

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


    sudo pacman -S uget

    sudo yum install uget


    Type ‘uget’ in dash and click the green launcher icon.
    Or, go to Applications -> INternet -> uGet.

    uGet Running in Ubuntu
    uGet Running in Ubuntu


    Official Website: uget
    Download for different distributions:
    Forum: uGet Support
    Tutorials: uGet Tutorials
    Source: downloads-source

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