How-to Install Wget on Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite with HomeBrew Easy Guide

January 12th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Mac OS X Yosemite Installing wget Tool

The Unix Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Command Line Wget Tool for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite BSD/Unix.

GNU Wget is a free utility for non-interactive download of files from the Web. It supports HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP protocols, as well as retrieval through HTTP proxies.

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  1. How-to Install HomeBrew for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite:

    HomeBrew Installation
  2. Open a Command Line Terminal Window
    Applications > Utilities > Terminal
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Wget Installation for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite - Open Terminal
  3. Installing Wget Utility

    sudo brew install wget
  4. General Command to Download with Wget

    wget http://[myLink]

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