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Old 12-10-2009, 04:55 PM   #1
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How can I download a bunch of files from an http site?

How can I download a bunch of files from an http site?

Is there an easier way than clicking on each one?

And if it could get them all recursively that would be nice.

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Try using wget.
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Or throuh one of many firefox extensions..
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Originally Posted by abefroman View Post
How can I download a bunch of files from an http site?
If this is a site that simply lists the files and little else, open nautilus, copy and paste the address into the nautilus location bar, and replace http:// with ftp://. This works on a lot of sites, like etc, of course they have to have FTP set up.
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I use the FlashGot extension for Firefox. Works great, and ties into your favorite downloader automatically, i.e. Wget, Curl, KGet, etc.. just highlight the whole page of links, and right click --> Flashget.

I've never tried 'recursing' with it -- if you mean downloading whole folders -- but it may do that.. Let us know if it does, if you try it.


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