Free Download Manager – Semalt Review

The internet is increasingly being considered as the primary source of entertainment content. This can be attributed to the vast repositories of media content on the web. Majority of the content can is streamable, but every once in a while you will run into a file that you would wish to save locally for future use or to share with your family and friends.

The result of this is that you might be faced with the need to download different types of files at the same time. Of course, you could go about it the hard way – downloading each file manually. To some extent, It might work, but you will still run into trouble when you are dealing with data that require specific third-party tools such as torrent downloaders. This is where Free Download Manager comes in. The program allows you to download content from different web pages on the go. Here are some of its main features

User-friendly interface

Free Download Manager comes with a well-organized interface that will be easy to use. You can use it to manage your ongoing downloads as well as schedule new projects. It's important to note that you can easily drag and drop URLs to add new downloads, the same can be applied when it comes to downloading torrents.

On the other hand, the UI has tabs for easy navigation across your various download categories.

HTTP/ FTP/ HTTPS and BitTorrent support

Ever found yourself having to download multiple download managers just because your favorite one does not support a download format that you want to deal with? Well, with Free Download Manager you will never have to worry about that. This is because the program supports all of the major downloading services even torrents.

Download acceleration

FDM is capable of boosting your downloads by up to 10 times. This can be achieved by downloading your files from various servers and in the case of one server getting clogged up by traffic the program automatically switches to another server. To farther enhance your download experience FDM can process media files of various formats on the go.

Multi-language support

While English has become the default language for the majority of the programs nowadays, there remains a considerable population of consumers who don't use it. To overcome this language barrier FDM comes in various languages ranging from German to Chinese and even French. Ensure that you specify your default language during the installation process.

The program is compatible with all popular browsers such as Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Safari and Mozilla Firefox.

You can adjust traffic usage to allow essential downloads to be prioritized and even schedule others to run when you are not using your computer.

Multi-OS support, ranging from Windows to Mac OS X, you will therefore not have to worry about compatibility when you are changing operating systems.

FDM is entirely free. This is because the program was released under the GNU General Public License. Although you will have to be careful when dealing with unofficial vendors, as they might bundle it with unwanted programs.