Persepolis Download Manager
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Persepolis Download Manager

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some persepolis features

Persepolis is a Download Manager & a GUI For aria2. It's written in Python. Persepolis is a Sample of Free and open source software. It's developed For GNU/Linux Distributions, BSDs, macOS and Microsoft Windows. You can join Persepolis contributers & Help us with developing it.

  • Graphical UI for aria2

  • Multi segment downloading

  • Scheduling downloads

  • Download queuing

  • Finding and downloading video from Youtube, Vimeo, DailyMotion, ...

Get Started

Here is instructions on how to install:


Ubuntu and other Debian based distros:
Simply run the following commands:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:persepolis/ppa
sudo apt update
sudo apt install persepolis

ArchLinux and other Arch bases:
To install latest release (recommended):
sudo pacman -S persepolis
Or the latest version from github:
yay -S persepolis-git

sudo dnf install persepolis


Visit wiki for learning how to install Persepolis on FreeBSD

Visit wiki for learning how to install Persepolis on OpenBSD


To install Persepolis on MacOS, you need to just simply download the latest package from releases page then copy the .app file to your Applications folder!

more details on persepolis wiki

Microsoft Windows

Simply download and run Persepolis setup according to your system architecture
follow wiki for more details


Posts about each release are here:

Persepolis 4.3.0

New Release!

Persepolis 4.2.0

New Release!

Persepolis 4.1.0

New Release!

Persepolis 4.0.1

New Release!

Persepolis 4.0.0

New Release!

Persepolis 3.2.0

Released New Version!

Persepolis 3.1.0

Released New Version!

Persepolis 3.0.1

Released New Version!

Persepolis 3.0

Released New Version!

Persepolis 2.4

Released New Version!


Here you can see what have been done for Persepolis!

  • Alireza amirsamimi


    The Beginning!

    This year, The idea of Persepolis came to Alireza AmirSamimi's mind: Why not having a GUI wrapper for the great aria2 download engine which was only available through prompt wrapper aria2c?

  • First Release Persepolis Download Manager

    Jul 2016

    First release

    This release, is the very first release available on project repository! By that time, Persepolis was just a simple GUI for aria2. You enter your links, it starts downloading; very simple application with no additional features.

  • went online persepolis dm

    Sep 2016

    The Site went online

    Another important event in developing Persepolis was having its own site online, with special thanks to Sadegh Alirezaie. The site introduces the software and the installation method for various distros.

  • macOS support Persepolis Download Manager

    Dec 2016

    macOS support implemented

    We are glad to announce that Persepolis can be run on MacOS (tested on Sierra), either with dependecies (like Linux) or completely standalone! The .app package will be available with next release.

  • new features 2017 persepolis dm

    Jan 2017

    More features

    By this time, We had released Persepolis 2.3. We've added Chrome integration, queues and more features to Persepolis and made it a better choice for users!

  • windows support persepolis download manager

    Apr 2017

    Windows support implemented

    We are glad to announce that Persepolis 2.4 can be run on Windows. In addition to that, many new features are added and several bugs are squished. Also, user interface is improved, too!

  • You can
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Our Amazing Team

People who contributed to this project!

Alireza AmirSamimi

Lead Programmer

MohammadAmin Vahedinia

MacOS Support

Mostafa Asadi

Ubuntu & Windows Support

Sadegh Alirezaie

Site Support

Mohammadreza Abdollahzadeh

Arch & BSDs Support

Jafar Akhondali

Browser Integrations

Ehsan Titish

MacOs Support

Kia Hamedi

MacOs Support

This people, helped the project behind-the-scene so that you can see what is now!