Options for configuring buffer sizes can be found in the Advanced category within the Options dialog.

Setting the HTTP Buffer Size

The HTTP Buffer Size determines how much data WebCopy attempts read at once whilst downloading content.

To set the buffer size

  • In the Buffer Group group, enter the number of kilobytes (KB) that will be downloaded in a single chunk into the HTTP Buffer Size field

Setting the Memory Buffer Size

The Memory Buffer Size determines how much data WebCopy attempts to keep in memory before saving the data to a temporary file. This setting only applies to transient downloads, for example when analysing a website.

To set the buffer size

  • In the Buffer Group group, enter the maximum number of kilobytes (KB) that can be stored in memory for a transient download into the Memory Buffer Size field