Schedule Downloads Easily in Firefox with Download Scheduler

Schedule Downloads Easily in Firefox with Download Scheduler

Task scheduling these days is quite common. There are many apps which are used to schedule different PC tasks such as downloading programs, performing system maintenance tasks etc.

Download Scheduler is a great extension for the Mozilla Firefox web browser which lets users schedule their internet downloads easily. Download Schedulers is designed for people who, for any reason want their downloads to occur during a set time period e.g. During the time they sleep, office time when one’s away from their home PC, in accordance with their ISP’s ‘unlimited downloading’ time period etc.

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Installing Download Scheduler is very easy. All you have to do is go to the add-ons page and install the extension for your Firefox web browser.


Once installed, the Download Scheduler option will be enabled in the Tools > Download Scheduler menu bar which will launch the extension for Firefox.


You can queue multiple files in the Download Scheduler by clicking the Add New button. There is no limit to the number of downloads which can be added so feel free to add as many as you need.

Moreover, you can right-click any download link which you want to schedule and click on the Schedule Link As button in the right-click context menu to schedule the download. This will prompt you to choose a file saving location and will automatically add the download to the download queue in Download Scheduler.


The option to change the downloading time of the scheduled downloads can be accessed by changing the options of the extension. To do this, Click on Tools > Addons and then in the add-ons window, click on the options button in the Download Scheduler extension. Any time of the day can be added and the pause time can also be specified which will automatically pause all running scheduled downloads.


Download Scheduler is a great add-on for anyone who wants to schedule his/her downloads to be completed in a specific time interval and helps them by a great bit.

Download Scheduler on Mozilla Firefox addon page.

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