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The download manager made for software distribution. Specifically.

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The only download manager made for software distribution. Organise everything to categories, releases and download items. Provide updates using Akeeba Live Update (included) or Joomla! XML update streams. Support Joomla!'s Install from Web feature. Enjoy ultimate speed. Get beautiful URLs – without a SEF component. Beautiful Bootstrap-based layout. And you don't have to spend a penny for these awesome features. It's free of charge.



ARS is built to handle heavily active repositories, with dozens of thousands of daily downloads. Like our own download repository. In such demanding conditions, performance is king.

Beautiful. Responsive.

ARS features a Bootstrap-based layout and it's responsive. It looks great on a small screen. And a very big one, too.

Control your downloads

You get to choose who can download what. ARS integrates Joomla! view access levels, Akeeba Subscriptions and PayPlans.

Perfect logs

All information of every download attempt is logged. Even the IP and HTTP Referrer field. Search through dozens of millions of log rows in a snap. Get the full picture, anytime.


ARS sports built in support for Amazon S3. Its integrated file manager works with your local and Amazon S3 files.

Updates made easy

Automatically generates update streams in multiple formats. INI files for Akeeba Live Update and custom integrations. Joomla! XML files for providing easy extension updates to your users. It even supports Joomla!'s Install from Web feature! And it all needs to be set up once.

Akeeba Release System is provided free of charge. For all. And for ever. Just because we can. What are you waiting for?