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Type of Program: Graphics Download
Supported Platforms: Win95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Company Name: VOWSoft,Ltd.
Version: 1.22
Price: 34.95(XMas Special Price)
Installed Size: 1.235mb


This software lets you auto search pictures, quickly download pictures and easily manage your downloaded pictures. PicaLoader is a fully automated picture-retrieving robot that will retrieve all the pictures you want from any part of the Internet. The program will also manage your downloaded pictures with a built-in thumbnail browser.

It is very easy to use To download pictures from a website, there are 3 steps:
1. Copy the website URL to the clipboard from your browser
2. Return to PicaLoader and press Ctrl+T to create a new task and paste the URL into the URL edit box
3.Click the "Start" button to start the download

There is an Advanced HTML Analyzing Engine, so you can download any picture from the Internet, even the pictures linked by javascript, VBScript and JScript. Pictures can be filtered by size, definition, color depth, etc., with the built Pre-reading Picture Filter Engine. PicaLoader can auto reject duplicate pictures, resume broken downloads, save every picture's name, size, create time, download time, referrer URL, and the picture's notes for you and even set a password for your project which may contain up to 700,000 pictures. You can sort pictures by name, size, width, height, time, notes, referrer URL, width*height, etc. You can search pictures by name, size, width, height, time, notes, referrer URL ,etc, and display search result in another thumbnail browser. You can also set the picture as Windows wallpaper.

An excellent piece of software which will save you hours of searching and manual downloading.

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Reviewed by Simon Baillie

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