Download Buddy is a sophisticated but extremely easy to use internet download manager. It supports everything you need for stress-less and reliable downloading and does not disturb you with useless features or meaningless gimmicks.


  • Start multiple downloads with just one mouse click.
  • Context menu to start your downloads directly from Safari or every other application that allows selecting URL's.
  • Limit the number of simultaneous downloads to keep performance high.
  • Pause, restart, cancel and reorder individual or all downloads.
  • Option to check for an active transient connection like PPTP before starting a new download.
  • During downloading the app icon shows a badge with the number of unfinished downloads.
  • While downloading you can close the main form and let the download manager run in the background.
  • Prevents unintended computer sleep while downloading.
  • When all downloads are finished you will see a Notification Center banner.
  • Restart automatically unfinished downloads when you restart the app.
  • Automatic restart of timed out downloads.
  • Supports HTTP, HTTPS and FTP protocols.
  • Support for password protected HTTP and HTTPS downloads.
  • History form to view your download history, including all cancelled items.
  • Restart downloads from your download history.
  • Open downloaded files with associated app.
  • Full screen support.
  • Full support for Retina displays.
  • Extended built-in Help system to get started.


    Please contact the developer when you encounter problems with this download manager. Simply use the 'Email the Developer' menu item in the Help menu of the app or browse to

    If you have something good to say about Download Buddy, please share it with others by writing a review on the Mac App Store.

  • What's New
  • Improved support for resuming unfinished downloads after time-out errors, after a long pause or after restarting the app.
  • New Yosemite styled icon.
  • Improved display of the remaining download time.
  • Implemented retrieval of the suggested filename while adding new downloads to the list.
  • Added a bunch of technical info to the download item tooltip.
  • Added an indication for downloads that are potentially resumable.
  • Small GUI tweaks to enhance the support for the new Yosemite style.

  • Download Buddy ( is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Download Buddy 49. The most popular version of this application used by our users is Download Buddy 80.

    Operating System: Mac

    Minimum OS version: 10.10

    Copyright: Copyright (c) 2014 Ron Elemans. All rights reserved.