Apps & Plugins

Follow The Tutorial

Step 1

Download jDownloader.

After download, you have to execute the .sh file: Open the terminal and enter the following commands: cd /home/your-username/Downloads. If you downloaded the file somewhere else, you have to change the path

Depending of the system architecture, enter bash for 64-bit or bash for 86-bit.

Step 2

Please wait until you see this screen. As soon as you see it, you can start installing jDownloader.

Step 3

On this step you are able to change the destination directory.

Step 4

After the installation has been completed you have to open the Settings.

Step 5

  1. After JDownloader has started, select Settings
  2. Add a new account
  3. Select and input your API Key, then press OK

Hint: Select General and select the correct download location.

Also select the correct extraction path when using the Archive Extractor.

You can find your API Key in the account overview.

This tutorial was created for version 2.0 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, so images in later versions may differ slightly, but the functionality should be the same. If not, please contact our customer service so that we can revise the tutorial and help you.