Uget is a free and open source gtk download manager, supported on cross-platform ” GNU Linux/ Windows “, uGet used to be known as urlgfe.
As any download manager Uget has most common features for any download manager and the new version 1.8 support downloading torrent as well.
- Queue download .
- Integrate with Firefox through Flashgot plugin .
- Monitoring clipboard .
- Import downloads from HTML file .
- Download torrnet using aria2 plugin.
- limit download speed.
- Batch download.
- Can be used from command line .
Install Uget 1.8 stable in Ubuntu 11.04 Natty PPA | Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick | Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get uget
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How to Download torrent files using Uget 1.8
You have to install aria2 multi-protocol and activate aria2 plugin in Uget settings.
then you will be able to add new torrent files to download.