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by grand222 / November 23, 2010 9:44 AM PST

Sometimes I can successfully download files sometimes not using orbit downloader. I cannot download some files from free file hostings sites like pdf. please help. Thanks

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Then why use this?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 23, 2010 10:25 AM PST
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If it's buggy why use that?

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I use...
by PKsteven / November 23, 2010 2:35 PM PST
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Free Download Manager

http://www.freedownloadmanager.org/

It's been stable, has resume support if site does which is why I use it. I get a lot of "kicks" from my connection if downloading an .iso, like Ubuntu, very rare it finishes or has errors so the resume is great for me. Otherwise I usually don't use things of this nature but it's been great to me so far.

I used Orbit prior and I didn't like it. I had more errors than downloads in a week, didn't want to work with Firefox very well, or even IE for that matter, so I finally got fed up with it and uninstalled it. Been using the above mentioned since.

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