Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is the File Avenue?
A: The File Avenue service is designed to give an easy and convenient way for searching server mirrors
of file downloads. The file location database is mainly intented for use in the iGetter Download Manager. With its help every download in the queue can be accelerated
or ensured from server overloading, through adding the file mirrors found in
Supporting and use of this service is optional, but with choosing to use it
iGetter users will have an opportunity to increase the ability of iGetter
for downloading. (iGetter users, see the reference for more information about
how to use this service).
Q: How to search in File Avenue?
A: File Avenue does not use "stemming" or support "wildcard" searches. It searches for exactly the words that you enter in the search box.
File Avenue only returns file names that contain all the words in your query, refining or narrowing your search is as simple as adding more words to the search terms you have already entered.
To search the exact file name choose the Match: Exact option, otherwise choose Match: All words option. There is no need to include "and" between terms.
Q: Does the File Avenue filter URLs?
A: Yes. Our database administrators will exclude every location to the files
with pornographic, hate, violence, gambling, and other offensive or crime
activity contents and also URLs to files such as "cracks", key-generators, etc.
If you find a file that you think responds to this list please write
us here including the file name and URL and in short the reason for excluding.
Q: How are the Most Popular and Top Rated derived?
A: The Most Popular and Top
Rated charts are updated once per week. The new list comes
out every Tuesday at 8:00 am Eastern time. These two charts covers the public activity from the previous seven days, Sunday to Saturday inclusive.
Q: Can I advertise on the File Avenue?
A: Yes, you can. Just vist this page.