Install Xtreme Download Manager on Raspberry Pi
Xtreme Download Manager
Xtreme Download Manager is a powerful tool to increase download speed up-to 500%, save and convert streaming videos from thousands of websites, resume broken/dead downloads and schedule downloads.
XDM seamlessly integrates with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox Quantum, Opera, Vivaldi and many popular browsers, to take over downloads and saving streaming videos from web.
XDM has built in video converter which lets you convert downloaded videos to popular MP4 and MP3 formats.
Support for HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, DASH, HLS, HDS protocols, firewalls, proxy servers, PAC scripts, file redirects, cookies, authorization, download queue, scheduler and many more feature makes XDM a very useful tool
To run: Menu -> Internet -> Xtreme Download Manager
To run in a terminal: /opt/xdman/xdman
Fortunately, Xtreme Download Manager is very easy to install on your Raspberry Pi in just two steps.
- Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Raspberry Pi.
- Use Pi-Apps to install Xtreme Download Manager.
For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Raspberry Pi OS, which is currently version Bookworm.
Raspberry Pi OS has 32-bit and 64-bit variants, both of which will run on most Raspberry Pi computers, including the Pi 3, Pi 4, and Pi5.
Xtreme Download Manager will run on either PiOS 32-bit or 64-bit.
Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Raspberry Pi with just a few clicks.
Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:
wget -qO- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Botspot/pi-apps/master/install | bash
Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here: https://github.com/Botspot/pi-apps
Install Xtreme Download Manager
Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Xtreme Download Manager.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:
Then click on the Internet category.
Now scroll down to find Xtreme Download Manager in the list.
Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Xtreme Download Manager for you!