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Home Page License:
Shareware; $18

Current Version: 1.0

Envoy is a download manager from Navdeep Bains, author of POPThing, ViaHTTP, and MacDICT. It features the following:

  • Supports HTTP, FTP, and Gnutella.
  • Automatically retries transfers on failure, and will reconnect to the Internet if necessary.
  • Puts peer-to-peer where it belongs; in a full-featured download manager.
  • Envoy can automatically disconnect from the Internet, put the computer to sleep, or shut down the computer after the queue is complete.
  • The queue can be started/stopped at specified times.
  • Multiple download folders for superior organization.
  • Media files, such as songs or movies, can be played while downloading.
  • Includes a Download Log, to keep track of partial transfers and completed downloads.
  • Easy-to-use interface.

Envoy is shareware, and will expire after 30 trial uses.

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