Internet Download Accelerator

Internet Download Accelerator

Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 166 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.2
  • Total Downloads:
    2,164,726
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 17, 2006
  • Price:
    Purchase; $24.95 to buy

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2 stars

"Was fast at first now slow"

September 20, 2014  |  By gtitus09

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.21.1.1405

Pros

Initially it was fast.
Easy to use.
Free.

Cons

Not so fast now.

Summary

when I used this the last few days it downloaded files fairly quickly. Now this morning it said it would take 20 minutes to download a 37 MB file. I tried twice to do it and the same thing, so I switched to Firefox's regular download mgr. It took 5 minutes. I don't know why it worked at first and now it doesn't, but oh well. It was free.

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1 stars

"won't work with Mozilla 17.0.1"

December 18, 2012  |  By ddtom0

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.13.3

Pros

previously worked perfectly

Cons

stooped working with Mozilla 17.0.1 and when I submitted a report to west byte their server crashed before I got a reply to my post. I have been a paid owner of the pro version for many years. this is my first major let down.

Summary

I hope west byte gets this fixed right away, as I never plan to use internet explorer if I can avoid it. my version is 5.13.3.1321

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5 stars

"The first program to be installed on new OS Windows."

May 31, 2012  |  By traumig

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.12.2

Pros

More over fast downloading it helps to organize all downloads and easily find them from history. Default program's settings allow to use it just after installing with quite satisfactory results.

Cons

Not found yet.

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3 stars

"Good while it is free."

December 25, 2011  |  By clarkson813

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.12

Pros

Good but can be better

Cons

Had some minor quibbles from metaCafe.

Summary

Payment is required when trial is over.

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5 stars

"there is a free version"

December 14, 2011  |  By elbashabisso

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.12

Pros

very good free program

Cons

nothing yet

Summary

its very good program , fast & easy

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4 stars

"The software is great"

October 11, 2011  |  By daviewk

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.11

Pros

nnniiiiiiiiccccceeee!!!!!

Cons

nnnnniiiiiicccceeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!

Summary

the software is great. i love it

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4 stars

"great with win. xp bites with win.7"

July 27, 2011  |  By bobsout

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.10.1

Pros

it faster then pc when downloading large files, it good when files stop downloading picks up were left off

Cons

works better with windows xp, having trouble with windows 7 freezes during down load and must cancel download and restart sometime 2-3 times to get to work. my other system (windows xp) had no trouble with

Summary

not sure if program having trouble with windows 7 or windows 7, 4 stars with win.xp 2 win.7

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3 stars

"If you're not a computer genius don't bother with this."

July 26, 2011  |  By waynejohn1955

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.10.1

Pros

Great for downloading large program files,eg, Windows 7 upgrade.

Cons

When you try to download a movie or video, it downloads,jpegs,html pages,and just about everything you don't want except the video.

Summary

I struggled with this software overall, and eventually uninstalled it and put it into a folder I call the "DEFUNCT PROGRAM FOLDER"

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4 stars

"outstanding"

April 30, 2011  |  By wshoulders3

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.9.4

Pros

Very easy, simple, and reliable

Cons

still evaluating, no problems so far.

Summary

Just started using, Completely satisfied so far.

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4 stars

"Excellant products all of the time."

December 22, 2010  |  By Me-Shack

 |  Version: Internet Download Accelerator 5.9.2

Pros

Everything.

Cons

No comments.

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General
Publisher WestByte Software
Publisher web site http://www.westbyte.com/
Release Date December 17, 2006
Date Added December 17, 2006
Version 5.2
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory P2P & File-Sharing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows, Windows 95, Windows XP
Additional Requirements
  • Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP
  • Download Information
    File Size 5.56MB
    File Name idasetup.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 2,164,726
    Downloads Last Week 1,356
    Pricing
    License Model Purchase
    Limitations Not available
    Price $24.95

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