Roboget is a new program for Windows designed to make the downloading of a number of software program applications for the working system simpler. The program resembles others of its kind, e.g. Ninite or Silent Install Helper, which offer related performance.
The utility is out there as a beta on the time of writing, and a few issues could not work as supposed as a consequence. I didn’t run into any main points throughout exams however it nonetheless could also be a good concept to attend till the primary closing model is launched earlier than operating the program on manufacturing machines.
Roboget shows the supported applications that you would be able to obtain within the interface on begin. Note that the program doesn’t should be put in and that it ought to run wonderful on all latest variations of Microsoft’s Windows working system.
Version zero.2.6 of the program featured 57 completely different Windows applications together with all-time favorites resembling Foobar2000, AIMP, 7-Zip, MusicBee, Thunderbird, or Process Explorer. A click on on any program shows details about in straight. You get a brief description, compatibility data, tags, and obtain hyperlinks listed after deciding on a program. Roboget reveals if a program is moveable and whether or not it is put in already.
The obtain hyperlinks could also be used to obtain a particular program manually, however the principle use of Roboget is that you would be able to choose a number of applications to obtain them multi function operation. There is additionally a “choose all” choice to examine all applications, however most customers most likely will not discover that too helpful.
The program lacks classes on the time of writing however choices to combine these are already current. It can be helpful to filter applications by class, e.g. multimedia, Internet, or productiveness.
One of the shortcomings of the beta model of Roboget is that it doesn’t reveal the scale of particular person applications or the entire dimension of all chosen applications. It can be helpful if the program would present the scale as customers could wish to learn about it earlier than beginning the obtain operation.
A click on on “get all” downloads all chosen applications utilizing Wget by default. Each program is downloaded individually to the appliance’s listing on the system. Note that every obtain spawns its personal command window which get terminated when downloads full.
Wget is the default however choices are supplied to modify to Curl or JDownloader as a substitute if out there within the settings of the program.
Roboget is out there as a beta model; the appliance appears promising however there is undoubtedly room for enchancment. For now, it is a program to keep watch over to see the way it evolves over time.
Now You: do you utilize software program downloaders or do you obtain every little thing manually as a substitute?