It would be better to get as much information as possible before downloading a video or an audio from a website. Now you can use LoadScout to get accompanying information and extract snatches from MP3 and AVI files. LoadScout integrates with Internet Explorer to help you get the information and preview files right from your browser. This tool will be very much useful for people who have bandwidth limits. You can even use this tool if you do not wish to waste precious bandwidth.
By using LoadScout you can listen to part of a file rather than downloading it entirely on to your computer. You can even browse remote archives and then extract particular file from the archive and download it to your computer. It’s seamless integration with IE will definitely make your job very easy. LoadScout also includes an FTP client and its own download engine, so you can use it to download anything from web and FTP without relying on other software. It even supports all types of proxy: HTTP, FTP and SOCKS. You can even save frequently visited sites into the Favorites folder.