RapidShare is one of the most prominent file hosting service that offers both free and commercial services. The one-click file hosting service has millions of files hosted There are restrictions on downloads by non-account holders or free users, for example a 167-minute waiting time between downloads; there is also a 5-minute (previously 1 minute) waiting period for each download once the user’s waiting time between downloads has refreshed.
In the above scenario Rapidshare Download Manager tools are really useful as they can automatically start the download once the wait time is over without any user intervention and supports download resume also. Few of these tools can skip the wait time also.
There are search engines available for Rapidshare file. We have discussed about these services in the below articles.

There are also some browser add-ons allow you to automatically download files from many popular file sharing sites including Rapidshare and Megaupload.
Here is the list of most popular and useful rapidshare downloader manager tools.

Best Rapidshare Downloader Manager Tools

Jdownloader

Jdownloader is a free multiplatform download manager written Java for downloading from one click file hosting sites Rapidshare. It is one of the most widely used download manager for Rapidshare files. Using Jdownloader you can start, stop or pause downloads, set bandwidth limitations ,auto-extract archives and can do much more. JDownloader also offers downloading in multiple parallel streams, CAPTCHA recognition features etc.JDownloader Rapdishare download managerGet JDownloader

pyLoad

pyLoad is open source software completely written in python. It is fast, lightweight and full featured download manager for many One-Click-Hosters. It supports Mac, Windows, Linux and Android operating systems. pyLoad also offers features like web interface, captcha recognition, unrar etc. pyLoad has a web interface, command line interface, a GUI written in Qt and an Android client.pyload rapidshare download managerGet pyLoad

Tucan Manager

Tucan Manager is another free file sharing application designed for 1-Click Hosters.It is an open-source software and is compatible with Windows, GNU/Linux, and MacOSX. Tucan Manager supports principal Hosters, captcha resolution, interchangeable links etc.Tucan Manager rapidshare download managerGet Tucan Manager

FreeRapid Downloader

FreeRapid is another download manager for 1-click hosting services like Rapidshare. It is an easy to use Java downloader that supports concurrent downloading from multiple services, simple CAPTCHA recognition, more than 230 supported sites etc.FreeRapid Downloader rapidsahre download manager
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Mipony

Miphony is a freeware tool to download files from free hosting pages like Rapidshare and Megaupload. It waits the necessary time if it is required and automatically initiates the download of multiple files, one after other. Mipony includes anticaptcha and HJSplit integrate.
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