How to install XDM Xtreme Download Manager On Ubuntu
XDM or Xtreme Download Manager is free download manager for Linux, Windows and mac. The main feature of this download manager is streaming videos download support. Using this download manager you can download videos from your favorite sites like YouTube, Metacafe, DailyMotion, Google Video or any other website. It supports resume download. And you can also schedule the downloads.
XDM supports all popular browsers including Microsoft Edge, IE, Chrome, AOL, MSN, Mozilla, Netscape, Firefox, Avant Browser and Safari.
Download XDM from below links according to your OS type (32bit or 64bit). The downloaded file size is around 34MB.
Here the downloaded file is xdm-2018-x64.tar.xz
I am using 64bit version of XDM.
Right click on the xdm-2018-x64.tar.xz file and select Extract Here to unzip it. The default downloaded location is Downloads folder. The extracted folder will look like “xdm-2018-x64“.
Now open your terminal app and switch to the directory where you have extracted tar compressed file. In the terminal run the below command.
then run the below code to install the XDM.
After the successfull installation, type the below command in terminal as non root user.
It will open the Xtreme Download Manager On your ubuntu system. If you need app shortcut, just right click on unity launcher and select lock to gnome dock option. After the installation of Xtreme Download Manager, click the show applications in the Ubuntu Gnome dock and type Xtreme Download Manager in the search box and click Xtreme Download Manager to open it. For Unity you can search Xtreme Download Manager from Ubuntu dash.