Having the means to quickly grab a video you like from a website is always a good thing. Especially if you can get more than one at the same time and encode them to different formats.
Total Downloader, as its name suggests is a tool that can help you download videos from the most popular websites so you can watch them on your computer anytime you want or transfer them to mobile devices.
The application displays a user-friendly interface that can easily be navigated. To download a video all you have to do is enter its URL in the designated field, choose the number of segments you wish to download it into and select the destination folder for the clip. It’s as simple as that and you can queue multiple clips.
Download speeds and time vary according to numerous factors and to help you get a better idea of what is happening to your downloads, the application displays various pieces of information about the process. You get to know about the size of the file, progress, how much of the video is downloaded and how much is left, the date on which the process started, as well as its current state.
In case one download has a higher priority than others, you can pause the rest and leave just that one. The application can also be set to run at system logon and can automatically resume the download process.
Since the files you want to download reside in different servers and are stored in various ways, the application enables you to download using a proxy server and allows you to set the minimum and maximum number of segments you can grab. You can also set the limit for the highest transfer rate that the application can use in case you need to allocate bandwidth to other more important processes, a feature that certainly has its use.
Moreover, you can integrate the application with your antivirus and have it scan the files after they are downloaded.
In closing Total Downloader is a practical video grabber that offers with both ease of use and security.