DownShift is a Download Manager program to help you download files from the
Most people have already experienced the problem...you are
downloading a file, and your modem gets disconnected, or call waiting
interrupts, or your computer crashes, or any number of other problems. Then you
have to restart the download from the very beginning, losing all the time you
had already spent.
DownShift has many other more advanced features to help you
download the files--from re-dialing the modem automatically to turning off the
computer when it is done getting the files (so you can just leave it alone to do
the work!) You can even set a time when it should dial the modem to get the
files...so it can do all the work in the middle of the night while you sleep.
There are too many other features to list here. If you have ever thought "I wish
when downloading I could do _________", there's a good chance DownShift already