Install Uget download manager in Linux Mint 17

Add the Uget download manager to your Linux Mint 17 computer

Here's how you can quickly install the Uget download manager in Linux Mint 17.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following command then hit Enter:

sudo apt-get install uget

The Uget download manager includes the following features:

Queue downloads

Pause and resume

Clipboard monitor


Categorized defaults

Speed limits

Global defaults

You can see a full list of features on the Uget site. If you run into problems using Uget, be sure to see the Uget help page for links to FAQs, the Uget forum and a list of tutorials.

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