New in version 10.0.6.0

November 17th, 2014
  • New - Bandwidth Control for individual files
  • Updated YouTube DAPster
  • Bug in "Download with DAP" option in IE10 - fixed
  • Fixed Link Verifier context menu for IE10
  • Improved Bandwidth Control implementation – better "delay" calculation and more frequent "fine tuning" checks.
  • New "Auto Resume" feature - DAP will automatically resume downloads that stopped due to a broken internet connection.
  • New Download and Convert Video - Easily download and convert Videos from our browser
  • Some general bug fixes and enhancements

New in version 10.0.5.4 (July 24th, 2013)

  • Bandwidth Control for individual files
  • Updated YouTube DAPster
  • Bug in "Download with DAP" option in IE10 - fixed
  • Fixed Link Verifier context menu for IE10
  • Improved Bandwidth Control implementation – better "delay" calculation and more frequent "fine tuning" checks

New in version 10.0.4.9 (December 3rd, 2012)

  • New Download and Convert Video - Easily download and convert Videos from our browser
  • Some general bug fixes and enhancements

New in version 10.0.4.7 Beta (November 22nd, 2012)

  • New Download and Convert Video - Easily download and convert Videos from our browser

New in version 10.0.4.6 Beta (November 1st, 2012)

  • New Options Menu on the Open button on the Download Complete screen
  • New Video to MP3 add-on- Easily download and convert videos to MP3
  • Some general bug fixes and enhancements

New in version 10.0.3.9 Beta (August 16th, 2012)

  • New Download MP3 add-on- Easily download and convert YouTube videos to Mp3
  • Just one-click to download and convert online videos from any video page
  • Some general bug fixes and enhancements

New in version 10.0.3.6 (July 25th, 2012)

  • Enhanced "Download this Video" button on YouTube - just one-click to download the video from any video page
  • Upgraded performance and design for the Link checker- indicating the status of the download behind the URL
  • Updated Dapsters that enhance your download experience and a special new Dapster for filefactory.com users
  • Some general bug fixes and enhancements

New in version 10.0.3.2 Beta (June 15th, 2012)

  • Performance improvements for the Link Checker, DAPsters and File Shredder add-ons

New in version 10.0.3.1 Beta (June 14th, 2012)

  • Performance improvements for the Link Checker and DAPsters
  • Added Video Preview and Zip Preview links in Firefox style downloading
  • General bug fixes and enhancements

New in version 10.0.3.0 (June 7th, 2012)

  • DAPsters:
  • One-Click download from Hosting sites such as fileserve.com & hotfile.com
  • Avoid following page after page until you start to download
  • No need to wait through endless "count downs"
  • Avoid distracting ads on the pages
  • Get the CAPTCHA requirement right to your desktop
  • Link Checker (Currently available only for IE and Chrome):
  • Know directly from your browser, if a download link is valid
  • Get all the information about the file, before you download it.
  • Don't discover expired files only after waiting endless countdown delays
  • Don't waste your time on trying to download broken links or removed files
  • Discover everything about a file directly from the download link itself
  • Video Preview:
  • Don't waste time downloading content you don’t want. Play your Video and Audio files as they download, only a few seconds after the download starts.
  • Zip Preview:
  • Make sure the Zip file you are downloading has the content you want. Instantly extract compressed zip files as they download.

New in version 9.7.0.5 Beta (July 26th, 2011)

  • Support for HTTPS downloads
  • Upgraded extension for Firefox5 32bit and 64bit
  • Automatic theme activation

New in version 9.7.0.4 Beta (July 6th, 2011)

  • Fixes/improvement:
  • Importing text files with HTTPS links
  • Download triggering while DAP isn't running
  • Filename in Info dialog of Firefox style downloads
  • Fixed corrupted download in certain situations
  • One connection downloading does not exceed 100%
  • Activating and changing themes
  • Updated DAP User Agent to 9.7

New in version 9.7.0.3 Beta (June 30th, 2011)

  • Support for HTTPS downloads
  • Upgraded extension for Firefox5 and 64bit support.
  • Automatic theme activation

New in version 9.7.0.2 Beta (June 27th, 2011)

  • Support for HTTPS downloads
  • Upgraded Firefox extension that also supports 64bit Firefox.
  • Automatic theme activation

New in version 9.7.0.1 Beta (June 17th, 2011)

  • Support for HTTPS downloads
  • Upgraded Firefox extension that also supports 64bit Firefox.
  • Automatic theme activation

New in version 9.7.0.0 Beta (June 14th, 2011)

  • Support for HTTPS downloads
  • Upgraded Firefox extension that also supports 64bit Firefox.
  • Automatic theme activation

New in version 9.6.5.1 Beta (April 7th, 2011)

  • Support for HTTPS downloads

New in version 9.6.5.0 Beta (April 6th, 2011)

  • New:
  • Support for HTTPS downloads
  • Fixes/imprevements:
  • Fixed downloading issue with directed Rapidshare premium downloads

New in version 9.6.0.7 Final (March 30th, 2011)

  • Supporting the latest browser updates (IE9, Firefox4, Chrome10)
  • Customized to 42 different languages

New in version 9.6.0.5 Final (March 18th, 2011)

  • Google Chrome support - Get the fastest web experience available
  • YouTube and web video acceleration - Stop waiting for videos to load
  • Web video downloads - Get your favorite videos quickly and easily

New in version 9.6.0.3 Beta (February 25th, 2011)

  • New icons design and a slick look
  • Upgraded file management interface
  • Available in 42 languages including Estonian and Filipino
  • Added support for Google Chrome 10
  • Fixed triggering problem of free Rapidshare downloads

New in version 10.0.0.2 Alpha (December 26th, 2010)

  • The new DAP 10 add-on system lets you customize DAP with exactly the features you want. The DAP 10 Alpha comes with two add-ons pre-enabled. You can find additional add-ons. New add-ons will be added on a continuing basis.

New in version 9.5.0.3 Beta (October 7th, 2010)

  • Complete support for the fast Google Chrome browser
  • Improved download process for easier and more reliable downloading
  • Accelerated video downloading via SpeedBit Video Downloader expansion
  • Smooth streaming video with optional video accelerator expansion
  • Firefox 4 support

New in version 9.5.0.1 Beta (August 23rd, 2010)

  • Complete support for the fast Google Chrome browser
  • Improved download process for easier and more reliable downloading
  • Accelerated video downloading via SpeedBit Video Downloader expansion
  • Smooth streaming video with optional video accelerator expansion
  • Firefox 4 support

New in version 9.4.0.7 Beta (June 17th, 2010)

  • New:
  • Power channel for consistent downloading – Ensure more stable and reliable downloading
  • Fully featured Firefox integration method – Take total control when downloading with Firefox
  • Exclusive 64-bit Internet Explorer plug-in – Enjoy the full power of 64-bit systems and software
  • Fixed:
  • DAP triggering from Gmail in IE
  • Improvements when downloading files with Firefox
  • Detecting filename correctly while downloading from Yahoo web mail
  • Resume support is detected correctly
  • Improved performance while using the Save as and Categorized download features
  • Interface improvements to the Twitter integration
  • Updated translations for several languages
  • Known Bugs:
  • On rare occasions DAP will not restart automatically after changing languages, requiring a manual restart
  • Some texts in non-English languages aren't displayed properly

New in version 9.4.0.4 Beta (February 19th, 2010)

  • New:
  • Power channel for consistent downloading – Ensure more stable and reliable downloading
  • Fully featured Firefox integration method – Take total control when downloading with Firefox
  • Exclusive 64-bit Internet Explorer plug-in – Enjoy the full power of 64-bit systems and software
  • Fixed:
  • DAP triggering from Gmail in IE
  • Improvements when downloading files with Firefox
  • Detecting filename correctly while downloading from Yahoo web mail
  • Resume support is detected correctly
  • Improved performance while using the Save as and Categorized download features
  • Interface improvements to the Twitter integration
  • Updated translations for several languages
  • Known Bugs:
  • On rare occasions DAP will not restart automatically after changing languages, requiring a manual restart
  • Some texts in non-English languages aren't displayed properly

New in version 9.4.0.3 Beta (February 16th, 2010)

  • New:
  • Persistent download channel acceleration
  • Firefox add-on for consistent performance
  • Exclusive plug-in for 64 bit Internet Explorer
  • Fixed:
  • DAP triggering from Gmail in IE

New in version 9.4.0.0 Beta (January 28th, 2010)

  • New Firefox extension for the best downloading experience
  • Backup connection method to ensure consistent download performance
  • Fixed:
  • Filename detection while using Yahoo web mail has been improved
  • Improved performance while using the Save as and Categorized download features
  • Improvements to the integrated Twitter login interface
  • Resolved conflicts when using After download finishes features
  • Updated translations for several languages
  • Known Bugs:
  • On rare occasions DAP will not restart automatically after changing languages, requiring a manual restart
  • Some texts in non-English languages aren't displayed properly

New in version 9.3.0.5 Beta (October 16th, 2009)

  • Super Acceleration with mirror speed boost
  • Rapidshare Premium Optimization with mirror search support
  • New integration with Twitter
  • Automatic Premium Configuration
  • SpeedBit Video Downloader 2 is offered to all users
  • Fixed:
  • Files with Unicode filenames are downloaded properly
  • Files with very long filenames of 260 characters or more are downloaded properly
  • Integration with the following browsers: Internet Explorer 8; Safari; Opera 10; and Flock
  • Updated translations for several languages
  • The My Completed Downloads desktop shortcut is renamed to My DAP Downloads
  • Premium features are set automatically after activating DAP Premium
  • When a user enters login information for a new Twitter account, the username and password fields are filled with the previously entered information
  • An error message is displayed informing the user when DAP failed to receive a short URL from bit.ly
  • The My Completed Downloads desktop shortcut is updated when the default download folder is changed in DAP
  • Mirror Search results are acquired faster
  • Mirror Search is restarted when resuming a download

New in version 9.3.0.4 (September 18th, 2009)

  • Download Accelerator Plus (DAP) 9.3 has been updated with a powerful new Mirroring Speed Boost, Built-in Twitter Integration, and RapidShare Download Optimization. Additional improvements have been made to provide greater performance and stability.

New in version 9.3.0.4 Beta (September 17th, 2009)

  • Super Acceleration with mirror speed boost
  • Rapidshare Premium Optimization with mirror search support
  • New integration with Twitter
  • Automatic Premium Configuration
  • SpeedBit Video Downloader 2 is offered to all users
  • Fixed:
  • Integration with the following browsers: Safari; Opera 10; and Flock
  • Updated translations for several languages
  • The My Completed Downloads desktop shortcut is renamed to My DAP Downloads
  • Premium features are set automatically after activating DAP Premium
  • When a user enters login information for a new Twitter account, the username and password fields are filled with the previously entered information
  • Twitter passwords are encrypted in the registry
  • An error message is displayed informing the user when DAP failed to receive a short URL from bit.ly
  • Long Twitter account names are truncated in the Twitter Update dialog box, and a tooltip displays the whole name when the cursor is pointed at the account name
  • The My Completed Downloads desktop shortcut is updated when the default download folder is changed in DAP
  • Twitter Column added to DOWNLOADS and COMPLETED tabs
  • Mirror Search results are acquired faster
  • Mirror Search is restarted when resuming a download
  • Improved integration with Internet Explorer 8
  • Known Bugs:
  • On rare occasions DAP will not restart automatically after changing languages, requiring a manual restart
  • Some texts in non-English languages aren't displayed properly

New in version 9.3.0.3 (August 24th, 2009)

  • Updated with a powerful new Mirroring Speed Boost, Built-in Twitter Integration, and RapidShare Download Optimization.
  • Additional improvements have been made to provide greater performance and stability.

New in version 9.3.0.1 Beta (August 17th, 2009)

  • Super Acceleration with mirror speed boost
  • Rapidshare Premium Optimization with mirror search support
  • New integration with Twitter
  • Automatic Premium Configuration
  • SpeedBit Video Downloader 2 is offered to all users
  • Fixed:
  • The My Completed Downloads desktop shortcut is updated when the default download folder is changed in DAP
  • Twitter Column added to DOWNLOADS and COMPLETED tabs
  • Mirror Search results are acquired faster
  • Mirror Search is restarted when resuming a download
  • Improved integration with Internet Explorer 8
  • Known Bugs:
  • The Rapidshare mirror search remains active when the mirror search option is turned off
  • The first time a tweet to Twitter is attempted it fails, even if the correct login information is entered; subsequent tweets work successfully
  • If incorrect Twitter login information is entered in the Twitter login dialog, and the Remember Me option is selected, the incorrect information is saved and can prevent DAP from posting tweets to Twitter
  • On rare occasions DAP will not restart automatically after changing languages, requiring a manual restart
  • Some texts in non-English languages aren't displayed properly

New in version 9.3.0.0 Beta (August 11th, 2009)

  • New:
  • Super Acceleration with mirror speed boost
  • SpeedBit Video Downloader 2 is offered to all users
  • New integration with Twitter
  • Fixed:
  • Mirror Search results are acquired faster
  • Mirror Search is restarted when resuming a download
  • Improved integration with Internet Explorer 8

New in version 9.2.1.0 Beta (August 7th, 2009)

  • New:
  • Super Acceleration with mirror speed boost
  • Fixed:
  • Improved integration with Internet Explorer 8

New in version 9.2.0.3 Beta (June 24th, 2009)

  • Available in 38 languages with translations
  • provided by DAP users
  • Unicode languages support (Hindi, Nepali, Tamil, Bangla and more)
  • Fixed:
  • Fixed issues with the display of right-to-left languages
  • Issue with language appearance in the Options menu has been resolved
  • Fixed mirror search issues
  • Improved integration with Internet Explorer 8
  • The proper dialog appears when downloading Gmail attachments using Internet Explorer 6
  • Resolved conflict with Opera, Netscape and Chrome browsers with non-English downloads
  • Fixed issues with the activation process
  • Fixed issues shredding files with non-English names
  • Known Bugs:
  • The FTP BROWSER only supports 12 languages
  • Language names are listed in English and not in their native languages
  • On rare occasions DAP will not restart automatically after changing languages, requiring a manual restart
  • Some texts in non-English languages aren't displayed properly

New in version 9.2.0.2 Beta (June 22nd, 2009)

  • Available in 38 languages with translations provided by DAP users
  • Unicode languages support (Hindi, Nepali, Tamil, Bangla and more)
  • Fixed:
  • Fixed issues with the display of right-to-left languages
  • Issue with language appearance in the Options menu has been resolved
  • Fixed mirror search issues
  • Improved integration with Internet Explorer 8
  • The proper dialog appears when downloading Gmail attachments using Internet Explorer 6
  • Resolved conflict with Opera, Netscape and Chrome browsers with non-English downloads
  • Fixed issues with the activation process
  • Fixed issues shredding files with non-English names
  • Known Bugs
  • The FTP BROWSER only supports 12 languages
  • Language names are listed in English and not in their native languages
  • On rare occasions DAP will not restart automatically after changing languages, requiring a manual restart
  • Some texts in non-English languages aren't displayed properly

New in version 9.1.0.0 Beta (February 3rd, 2009)

  • New in DAP 9.1:
  • Windows 7 Support - Use DAP with the latest Windows OS
  • Download style - Download the way you want, with Internet Explorer or Firefox style downloading
  • Integration with SpeedBit Video Downloader - Download YouTube and web videos for free
  • Download Security powered by SpeedBit Multi Antivirus Analysis – See what leading Antivirus programs say about your downloads
  • Improved:
  • Installation and setup in Windows Vista
  • Stability and performance
  • Added security indications to the Firefox style Download list
  • Added tooltips for items and icons in the Download list
  • Fixed:
  • Performance of the Firefox style Downloads list
  • Issues with downloads from sites that do not support the resume feature
  • Yahoo webmail attachments display file sizes bigger than the actual size
  • Problems opening certain file types and displaying the correct icon
  • eMusic downloads are now downloaded by the eMusic Download Manager
  • Changed User Agent to DAP 9.0
  • Google Chrome integration support
  • Internet Explorer 8 support
  • Firefox 3.0.1 support
  • Support POST triggering in IE
  • HD videos in YouTube are downloaded with the FLV file extension instead of MP4
  • When the SpeedBit Video Downloader toolbar is hidden, it reappears when IE is reopened
  • SpeedBit Video Downloader works with additional video sites
  • Known Bugs:
  • SpeedBit Video Downloader is offered to users with unsupported browsers
  • Sometimes DAP has problems downloading more than three large files simultaneously
  • DAP sometimes has problems downloading email PDF file attachments
  • Sometimes the limited bandwidth feature does not function properly
  • Problems with Opera browser integration
  • Possible crashes while using the Downloads list window (Firefox style downloading).
  • Acceleration ON/OFF isn't working in Google Chrome browser
  • Download info dialog doesn't always display on top of other windows
  • The download dialog sometimes shows an incorrect number of sources
  • When a completed download window is minimized to tray, it shows the download in progress icon instead of the completed icon
  • Download progress stops at a certain point when downloading several files simultaneously
  • The Firefox style download window is restored from the taskbar each time a new download starts
  • SpeedBit Video Downloader cannot be installed or uninstalled in a limited account
  • SpeedBit Video Downloader sometimes doesn't work if another video downloader application is installed

New in version 9.0.0.6 (December 26th, 2008)

  • Downloading of YouTube and other web videos;
  • Addition of Download Styles including Internet Explorer style and Firefox style;
  • download security powered by SpeedBit Multi Antivirus Analysis;
  • various performance and interface enhancements.

New in version 8.5 Build 8543 Beta (March 13th, 2007)

  • Security check by ZoneAlarm for every site and application you download!
  • Tabbed downloading!
  • NEW and improved interface!
  • New and improved download triggering!
  • Automatically open downloaded files!
  • Simplified options and updated menus!