Internet Download Manager 6.05
- Software Details:
- Internet Download Manager (IDM) is a toolto increase download speeds by up to 3 times, resume and schedule downloads.
- Comprehensive error recovery and resume capability will restart broken or interrupted downloads due to lost connections, network problems, computer shutdowns, or unexpected power outages.
- Simple graphic user interface makes IDM user friendly and easy to use.
- It basically makes more than one connections to download by breaking the file being downloaded into different parts then combining them afterwards.
- It is also used for SAVING VIDEOS from sites like youtube,metacafe,5min etc ,a small tab appears on the top automatically whenever you open a video on any streaming site.The videos will be saved in Libraries/Documents/Downloads/video as default.
- Works with Mozilla Firefox 4.
Steps to install:
Follow the steps carefully:
1. Download the file from link given below and Extract with winrar.
2. Before Installing the application disconnect internet in Vista and 7.
3. Open C:/Windows/System32/Drivers/Etc
4. Copy the file named “Hosts” to desktop.
5. Open the hosts file copied to desktop using notepad and add the following lines under the last line is host file
6. Save the hostfile and copy it back to the original location (replace the existing) , accept any warnings.
7. Now install the application using the file “idm-setup.exe”.
8. After installing open the file in folder named “patch” .
9. Click on “patch server check” and browse the location of idm’s exe file where you have installed it.
10. Open idm it will ask for license write anything for first name , Last Name and Email then copy serial from the file you opened in step 8 .
11. Register and you are Done!!!
Note : You will need to Download Winrar to extract the zipped files for Internet Download Manager