You may want to browse and view contents on a website but you may not have the time for doing so when you have Internet connection available at a good speed. Instead, you may have to browse the website during peak hours when the Internet speed is pathetic. In other case, you have a computer at your home but an Internet connection is absent during certain hours. In such cases, you may often feel the need to have these websites locally on your PC without the need for an active Internet connection. You can do so with the help of MetaProducts Offline Browser v.1.0.
MetaProducts Offline Browser by MetaProducts Corporation is a shareware utility for offline web browsing and downloading websites. The program has a neatly arranged layout and you have single click thumbnail buttons for all the major functions of the program. It can integrate and attach a separate toolbar on upper right corner of your browser window for straightforward and simplified operations. It integrates with many popularly used web browsers like Internet Explorer, Opera, Google Chrome, Apple Safari etc.. When the required web page is open in the browser, just click on the ‘Download’ button on the toolbar and your web page will be downoaded. You can download multiple web pages simultaneously and can save them to your hard disk or any removable media. It supports downloading of Java scripts, flash elements, Cascading Style Sheets, PDF files etc. from a web page. Apart from this, you can download protocols for streaming from video and audio hosting sites.
To sum up, MetaProducts Offline Browser v.1.0 is a nice utility for downloading and browsing web pages in an offline mode supporting a number of elements in a web page. Apart from this, it comes at a reasonable price as far as its utility and ease of use is concerned. Hence, it receives a score of four rating points on the scale of five.