A Download-Manager is software that manages the downloading of files from the Internet, which may be built: into a Web browser, or as a, usually more sophisticated, stand-alone manager. Some download managers can detect when a file has been freshly created or updated and download it automatically.

There are different best Download-Managers for Windows

  • JDownloader
  • Internet Download Manager
  • Ninja Download Manager
  • Free Download Manager
  • Xtreme Download Manager
  • iDownload Manager.

An example of download-manager is JDownloader which allows automatic download of groups of files from one-click hosting sites. JDownloader supports the use of premium accounts. Some parts of JDownloader are open-source but not all. Its ability to manage downloads from file sharing sites and features such as fast download speeds, control over your downloads and set bandwidth limitations with auto-extract archives. Users can start, stop or pause downloads and much more. It’s an easy-to-extend framework that can save hours of your valuable time. It is written in Java.

JDownloader supports “waiting time” and CAPTCHA recognition on many file hosting sites, enabling batch downloads without user input. Premium users of one-click-host sites can use multiple connections per downloaded file, which increases download speed in most cases