Internet Download Manager

Internet Download Manager

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 1895 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    6.21 build 19
  • Total Downloads:
    57,389,471
  • Date Added:
    Jan. 26, 2015
  • Price:
    Free to try (30-day trial); $24.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    6.07MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    98,396
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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Internet Download Manager gives you the tools to download many types of files from the Internet and organize them as you see fit. You can categorize each file as you download it, and then access all downloads right from the app's main interface.

Pros

Speedy: Most short video files are downloaded almost instantly. As soon as you click "Download," a message pops up telling you the process is complete. You can then play the video immediately, or return to your browser to find more clips.

Browser integration: Since this app integrates with your browser, it can automatically detect when a downloadable file is present on a Web page and inserts a Download button onto the page. All you have to do is click the button and enter a description to begin the downloading process.

Contextual help: If you get stuck at any point while you're using the program, you can press "F1" to bring up a Help topic for the area of the program that you're in.

Cons

Clunky interface: The main interface of this app gets the job done, but it doesn't have the most intuitive setup. Novice users should have no trouble completing basic downloads, but to take advantage of some of the more advanced features or to change the preferences, you need to have a little bit of technical know-how.

Bottom Line

This is a good basic download manager, with a nice set of features, although it could be organized a little better.

 
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5 stars

"fast fast fast"

January 19, 2015  |  By supadjmq

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 18

Pros

1 fast
2 easy to use
3 a lot of options

Cons

I can't think of any.

Summary

This is the best download manager I've used and the fast. I tried them all.

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2 stars

"Be Smart and Do Not Buy IDM"

January 01, 2015  |  By dakota5611

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 17

Pros

It is fast when the server is freed up. It get slow when is busy. It cannot make the outgoing server faster than it is. Ridiculous claims made by some persons here.

Cons

Suspicious slowing down of my two laptops after I uninstalled before the trial expiry date.

Summary

Those praising IDM must be selling IDM themselves!

YTD is better and more direct. There are a handful downloaders doing the same job and it is free.

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5 stars

"Flawless performance"

December 03, 2014  |  By pipingfy

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 15

Pros

Great tool, no nagging appearance.

Cons

Still searching for any!

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1 stars

"Don't get conned by IDM"

November 27, 2014  |  By jo6ferrante

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 15

Pros

Interface is quite friendly.

Cons

Hard to uninstall when not wanting to pay IDM.

Some features are useless.

Summary

Used to be quite good but there are many advanced downloaders which are free!

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5 stars

"Has every useful function"

November 16, 2014  |  By failacmx

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 15

Pros

Great tool, no nagging appearance

Cons

I can honestly say none.

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5 stars

"Best interner download manager"

October 31, 2014  |  By ahmedtech

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 14

Pros

The best <a href="http://www.freesoft15.com/increasing-download-speed-idm/">internet downloading manager</a> for increasing file downloading from internet

Cons

trial and need to activate

Summary

The best <a href="http://www.freesoft15.com/increasing-download-speed-idm/">internet downloading manager</a> for increasing file downloading from internet

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1 stars

"IDM is not a good downloader anymore."

October 22, 2014  |  By kansas111

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 14

Pros

Sure it downloads but not faster than other free downloaders.

Cons

Must be crazy to pay for this when others are free.

Summary

Hard to uninstall completely when ignoring to pay up.


Slow PC after trial period.

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5 stars

"The best download manager ever."

October 16, 2014  |  By clickforearn

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 14

Pros

It can download any types of files in any internet connection.

Cons

It doesn't support torrent download.

Summary

I collected all of the latest IDM versions. Any one can download the latest IDM from here http://allfreeidm.blogspot.com/2014/10/download-internet-download-manager-621.html

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2 stars

"Can't uninstall"

September 14, 2014  |  By gtitus09

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 10

Pros

Downloads faster than my browser

Cons

Can't uninstall it.

Summary

It seemed to work faster than my browser's downloader but I cannot seem to uninstall it. The window comes up to uninstall but the progress indicator just sits there for longer than a minute before I finally give up. That shouldn't be. Nothing is being removed it just sits there.

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5 stars

"one of the best"

September 12, 2014  |  By Desalegn Amanuel

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 10

Pros

fast ,safe

Cons

nothing to report

Summary

My name is Desalegn Amanuel
I have used the software downloaded over time but over time experience ,I notice the Internet download manager (IDM) money outstanding features.Use simple ,compact ,suitable For the operating system ,browser. In general, the IDM is great .I will use IDM to any of my computer ,and I will encourage my friends to use the IDM. Even in my country, Ethiopia (Africa) with slow internet connection it works in amazing speed. you can download it by using this link http://www.internetdownloadmanager.com/

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 6.21 build 19
Version 6.21 build 19:
  • Resolved compatibility issues with several applications
General
Publisher Tonec
Publisher web site http://www.internetdownloadmanager.com
Release Date January 26, 2015
Date Added January 26, 2015
Version 6.21 build 19
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Download Managers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows, Windows 2003, Windows NT, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 6.07MB
File Name idman621build19.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 57,389,471
Downloads Last Week 98,396
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $24.95

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