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Getting started

Welcome to using Abacre Photo Downloader!

This Quick Start Guide is intended to help you get started with Abacre Photo Downloader.  If you don't like reading manuals, or don't want to use all features of Abacre Photo Downloader, or just want to give Abacre Photo Downloader a test run, this is a good place to start.

Here you'll find step-by-step instructions on how to use Abacre Photo Downloader to achieve a simple (and, probably, most common) goal: how quickly find and download pictures from Web Sites.   After you have performed the steps described below, you will be able to download any of digital pictures from Web Sites less than one minute without using all features of Abacre Photo Downloader.

Step-by-step downloading:

1. First of all you need to create a new Site. Click Site -> New Site. Site settings window will appear. Also you can create a new Site simply by clicking new Site button.

2. In appeared Site settings window edit Start URL, Title, Picture download folder and Download mode options values.

2.1 First of all you need to edit Start URL value by entering a full path to Web Site or Web page from where you want to download all images. For example: http://www.abacre.com or http://www.abacre.com/download.htm

2.2 Then you may enter a Title - description of your Site. For example: My first download

2.3 Edit Picture download folder value - a path, where downloaded files will be saved. Also you can use browse button. For example: C:\My downloaded pictures\

2.4 And the last, you need to choose a Download mode. By default, choose from specified page only. For more information about Download mode, please see Download mode section.

2.5 Click Ok button to apply changes.

3. That's all! Now you can start your first download by clicking Site -> Start download or simply by clicking Start download button on toolbar.