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It's often happening when I want to download a file with browser that download fails due to a bad connection and then I have to download a file from the beginning.

Is there an app or browser plugin that is able to continue downloading of failed download?

I found only byte tornado app which is not much help.

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Maybe this is not what you are looking for, but if you have installed busybox and a terminal application, you can continue your download with:

wget --continue --output-document file.part URL
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I tried bosybox but it needs the phone to be rooted. I'm not so advanced user yet and I heard that with rooted device warranty is lost. –  xralf Jan 20 '12 at 14:41
    
You can also install busybox without rooting your phone. –  nauj27 Jun 26 at 5:58
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