Speed up your downloads with Aria2, manage your download tasks easily.
What is Aria2 Explorer?
Aria2 Explorer serves as a tool for capturing your browser's download tasks and managing them via the high-speed, lightweight download utility, Aria2. It exponentially enhances downloading experience by supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, SFTP, BitTorrent, and Metalink protocols. Various options for task customization & filtering, concurrent downloads and easy synchronization via the cloud make it a comprehensive solution for all download needs.
Aria2-Explorer captures browser's download action and exports it to Aria2 via JSON-RPC interfaces to complete download task.
Aria2 is a lightweight multi-protocol & multi-source command-line download utility. It supports HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, SFTP, BitTorrent and Metalink.
- Download Aria2 utility: https://github.com/aria2/aria2/releases/latest
- Run it in the terminal (or cmd) with typing aria2c --enable-rpc.
- Install this Chrome extension.
- Enable auto-capture on the extension options page and configure others as you need.
(For Motrix user, please use http://localhost:16800/jsonprc as the RPC URL)
After these steps, you could enjoy the multi-threads and BT download experience inside the Chrome.
User reviews summary
Aria2 Explorer is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Aria2 Explorer if you trust the publisher.
Aria2 Explorer has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.
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