Internet Download Manager

Internet Download Manager

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 1893 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.12
  • Total Downloads:
    56,763,558
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 19, 2007
  • Price:
    Free to try (30-day trial); $24.95 to buy
  • File Size:
    6.06MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    92,638
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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Don't let the dull name fool you: Internet Download Manager is a full-featured package that handles downloading tasks with aplomb. It conveniently integrates into your browser, even if you use Mozilla or Opera.

It automatically sorts incoming files by file type and puts them in the appropriate folder. Most importantly, it supercharges download speeds (it doubled ours). Its windowed interface is clean and easy to understand. Power users can take advantage of the command line interface to resume file transfers, schedule downloads, connect through dial-up, or log on to password-protected sites. Experienced users also can limit the number of connections, the download speeds for specific sites, and even create an exception list to block specific, user-defined sites.

Other features include automatic virus checking and the ability to download all files linked to a page. The new version has a Web spider that can analyze a site and retrieve, for example, all the images on it.

Internet Download Manager strikes us as a natural choice for users in need of a trusty transfer tool. Version 5.11 build 5 added FLV grabber that can be used to download videos from YouTube, Google Video, MySpaceTV, and other popular sites.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    4.6

    out of 27 votes

    • 5 star 22
    • 4 star 2
    • 3 star 2
    • 2 star 0
    • 1 star 1
  • All Versions

    4.0

    out of 1893 votes

    • 5 star 1127
    • 4 star 317
    • 3 star 94
    • 2 star 50
    • 1 star 305
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5 stars

"EXCELLENT"

January 09, 2008  |  By sravanth1000

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Pros

VERY FAST AND VERY MUCH HELPFUL

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5 stars

"Works Great !!"

January 09, 2008

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Pros

I have used it for years even now with Hi Speed connection.

Always works great.

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5 stars

"excellent "

January 05, 2008  |  By glbs2005

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Cons

None.

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5 stars

"Absolutely perfect."

January 03, 2008  |  By zijester

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Pros

Downloads everything you want it to and then some.

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5 stars

"Internet Download Manager "

January 03, 2008  |  By Ashole FC

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Pros

Excellent in all it is!

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5 stars

"dada"

January 02, 2008  |  By mbdon

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Pros

any thing

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5 stars

"Wouldn't have it any other way"

January 01, 2008  |  By DaBlum

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Pros

Simple to use, flexible, effective.

Cons

Not the prettiest of UIs, but so what?

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5 stars

"Many Many Best Download Mannager, "

December 31, 2007  |  By m_islam_009

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

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5 stars

"Outstanding Program"

December 31, 2007  |  By redhawk9

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Pros

Works as advertised, easy to use, no hassel downloading

Cons

Nothing

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1 stars

"Bad CRC in half of the downloads"

December 31, 2007  |  By jimchest

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 5.12

Pros

nothing

Cons

This really is extremely unreliable and unpredictable. Had better results with the firefox manager.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 5.12
Version 5.11 build 10 includes unspecified updates.
General
Publisher Tonec
Publisher web site http://www.internetdownloadmanager.com
Release Date December 19, 2007
Date Added December 19, 2007
Version 5.12
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Download Managers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 95, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows Me
Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista
Download Information
File Size 6.06MB
File Name idman621build17.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 56,763,558
Downloads Last Week 92,638
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $24.95

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