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uGet – cross-platform free and open source light but powerful download manager


  • Context menu at the top;
  • Below on the left is the “Status ” section: download statuses, just below the category (you can create your own);
  • Right of loading;
  • You can configure what to show in detail, as well as configure columns for the “Downloads”block;

It is possible to show/hide blocks:

  • toolbar,
  • status bar,
  • status and categories,
  • details (information about the uploaded file).

Features software

  • You can upload files via HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, BitTorrent, and Metalinks;
  • Allows you to upload a file in multiple threads (multithreaded upload);
  • It is possible to pause the download and resume it at a convenient time;
  • Supports downloading files after disconnecting the connection;
  • There is a batch download;
  • It is possible to upload files with FTP authorization;
  • Support for uploading files from multiple sources (mirrors);
  • Clipboard monitoring (import=automatic insertion of links from the clipboard). Control different types of files, and every time you add them to the clipboard, uGet will prompt you: do you want to upload these files;
  • uGet offers browser integration via an extension that supports: Firefox, Google Chrome, Chromium, Opera, and Vivaldi;
  • There is a simple scheduler: you can choose the days and hours when the download will be allowed;
  • uGet offers the ability to upload videos from YouTube;
  • Integration with the system tray;
  • You can set speed limits, order, and number of downloads;

The “Actions after downloads are complete ” function is available”:

  • disabled function,
  • hibernation,
  • waiting mode,
  • shutdown,
  • reboot;

  • Support for the creation of categories. Download categories allow you to have a lot of control over various features, including default folders, number of connections used, login credentials, number of active downloads, proxy server support, speed control, and more;
  • There is a download history;
  • Support for template downloads;
  • Support for keyboard shortcuts.

Screenshots Software


The software uGet is available for installation on Linux, Windows, as well as mobile applications for Android, and extensions for browsers.

Installation methodOS
PPAUbuntu* 16.04/18.04/19.04/20.04, Linux Mint 18/19, Debian
DebUbuntu* 16.04/18.04/19.04/20.04, Linux Mint 18/19, Debian
RPMopenSUSE, Rosa Linux, Mageia, ALT Linux, Fedora, CentOS, Red Hat Enterprise Linux and others
GNOME/KDE Software CenterUbuntu* 16.04/18.04/19.04/20.04, Linux Mint 18/19, Debian
Mobile appsAndroid
Extensions for BrowsersFirefox; Google Chrome, Chromium & Vivaldi

*Ubuntu (GNOME), Kubuntu (KDE), Xubuntu (XFCE), Lubuntu (LXDE)

Install Software via PPA repository

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

Install Software via Deb package

Install Software via RPM package

Install Software on Discover Software Center

Open Discover Software Center and use the search bar to enter uGet, click on the “Install” button, enter the password, and the installation process has started.

Install Software on GNOME Software Center

Open GNOME Software Center and use the search bar to enter uGet, click on the “Install” button, enter the password, and the installation process has started.

Install Software via EXE package on Windows

Version for Android

uGet integration with browsers

Extensions for Browsers:

In order for the extension to work, you need to install the uget-integrator package:

Ubuntu & Linux Mint:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:uget-team/ppa
sudo apt update
sudo apt install uget-integrator

Other Linux:

chmod +x

Software Information

Language Interface:English, Russian, Deutsch, Spanish, French and others
Description version:2.2.3
Developer:uGet Team
Programming language:C
License:LGPL v2.1

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