Internet Download Manager

Internet Download Manager

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 1904 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    6.14
  • Total Downloads:
    58,070,663
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 17, 2012
  • Price:
    Free to try (30-day trial); $24.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    5.93MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    66,055
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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The name might not be the most creative, but the Internet Download Manager does exactly what it promises: helps you download and organize files. The best part is that you can schedule downloads and use filters to get the specific files you want.

The compact interface is packed with options, but the main features are easily accessed from a toolbar at the top. We would have liked to see a bit more user guidance up front, but a tutorial does cover the basics, and there is a more detailed Help file if you get stuck. You can also go the easier route with the program's integrated Web browser options, which work with nearly all of the most popular browsers, including Internet Explorer and Firefox. Each time the program recognizes a video in FLV format on a site like YouTube, you'll see a button, and it's one click and you're off and running. From the main interface, all you have to do is add the URL for a video to get started. A new window shows you the status and allows you to pause the recording and set up a few options for what to do with the file once the download completes. As advertised, the speed was good and we didn't have any issues with test files we downloaded, which included MP3s, FLVs, and MPEGs. Our favorite feature was the scheduler, which was easy to set up and lets you choose where and when the program will download files. We especially liked the fact that if you lose your Internet connection, the program will resume downloading your selected or scheduled files once everything's up and running again.

The download and installation of IDM was easy and fast, and it uninstalled cleanly. If you're looking for a program that you can basically set and forget to video downloads, this is a good option.

Editors' note: This is a review of the trial version of Internet Download Manager 6.12 build 15.

 
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3 stars

"good program high quality"

March 30, 2015  |  By realtime220

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.23 build 9

Pros

thanks for this genuine application
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBjXGRL02FI

Cons

thanks for you big effort and your speed program
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBjXGRL02FI

Summary

thanks for this program no limit for download
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBjXGRL02FI

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1 stars

"Slows computer, clunky interface, updates EVERY DAY!!?"

March 27, 2015  |  By ryanlee75

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.23 build 9

Pros

None. Absolutely nothing great going on with this annoying app.

Cons

Slows computer, clunky interface, updates EVERY DAY!!? REALLY?! It seriously prompts you to download a "new build" every f'ng day! Don't know of any software out there that is that friggin annoying. It really doesn't do anything that special for a downloader either. Buggy, bad interface and CONSTANT annoying updates you have to download and reinstall over and over again.. forget this program, it sucks and they really don't care that it sucks as the program has changed little over last 7 years!

Summary

Fake reviewers all over here giving 5 stars are from people that are paid to advertise this crap software! Go ahead and buy it if you want to have to reinstall a "NEW" "UPDATE" every 5 seconds! LOL pathetically clueless these guys!

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5 stars

"Best free utility"

March 19, 2015  |  By PuenteCamargo

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.23 build 7

Pros

Really easy to use even for beginner like me does what you want!

Cons

Not too many words to say.

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1 stars

"they used to be good, but i can't get buy it anymore?"

February 28, 2015  |  By ancientspirit

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.23 build 2

Pros

when I owned two licenses for two old computer this program was the best!!!

Cons

know i try to buy it (3rd time vial credit card) I get a cancel charge, saying my credit card is fraud? funny, it still works when I buy gas?

also if you use it for Google (which I do with a lot of my internet searches) it loves to download for no reason at all? I have complained to IDM with photos i saved, but they never or don't want to fix this problem. I wished I could by the dame program, but when I do I get a charge of $15.00 for something going wrong on my credit card, considering I have contacted my credit card and they told me, that there nothing wrong with it in the first place? I think they do it on purpose (there 2check.com) just to get a free charge of the credit card owner of $15.00 bucks)

Summary

if they fix the Google problem (of it wanting to download everything? (good luck because I complained since year 2008)? than its a great program. Then you got to go past their crazy ordering and if your lucky you won't be branded "fraudulent" (know I got to recheck my credit history, if they didn't screw it up)

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5 stars

"The best program to download"

February 28, 2015  |  By armitagebtr

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.23 build 2

Pros

Light on the device
Download speed
And not complicated

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Cons

The only negative for the program is not free

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Summary

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2 stars

"Does not increase speed over Free downloaders! False"

February 14, 2015  |  By melgibson50

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.22

Pros

No difference with many Free Downloaders

Cons

Software looks outdated.

Summary

It does slow computer after installing. Try it at your own risk.

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5 stars

"best there is!"

February 12, 2015  |  By ChocoX

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.22

Pros

- super fast download speed

Cons

- ugly user interface.
-mandatory browser add-on installation.
-no torrent p2p support.

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1 stars

"Useless Downloader"

February 07, 2015  |  By dakota5611

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 19

Pros

What is so great when so many free downloaders does the same thing

Cons

Spies on your details

Summary

Busy working even nothing is downloading!!!!!!

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5 stars

"Excellent IDM"

February 06, 2015  |  By srma_ash71

 |  Version: Internet Download Manager 6.21 build 19

Pros

Uninterrupted high speed download,

Secure downloading,

Threat free application, that i recommend to everyone who use internet and download.

Cons

I am using it, no cons found till date.

Summary

All user give a try, you all will be happy.

Download link: http://www.*******.com/download.html



I have compared downloading speed of simple downloader of windows and IDM.

I am very much satisfied with IDM performance. My File downloading speed has been increased even more than 5 times.



I download files and videos from youtube, at a very high speed and without corrupting of my files.



Easy to install and Easy user interface.

Light to my PC.

Trust by Tonec company.

good GUI.

user friendly.

easy updatable.



We can download files with file splitting 8 to 30.

Engineering id done very best with intelligent structure, well maintained.



I will give 9.5 out of 10.

God bless Tonec,

Continue the great work for all users across globe.

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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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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 6.14
Version 6.14 adds Windows 8 compatibility, adds IDM download panel for web-players that can be used to download flash videos from sites like YouTube, MySpaceTV, and Google Videos. It also features complete Windows 7 and Vista support, YouTube grabber, redeveloped scheduler, and MMS protocol support. The new version also adds improved integration for IE 10 and IE based browsers, redesigned and enhanced download engine, the unique advanced integration into all latest browsers, improved toolbar, and a wealth of other improvements and new features.
General
Publisher Tonec
Publisher web site http://www.internetdownloadmanager.com
Release Date December 17, 2012
Date Added December 17, 2012
Version 6.14
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Download Managers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, Windows NT, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 2003, Windows Me, Windows 8, Windows 98
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 5.93MB
File Name idman623.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 58,070,663
Downloads Last Week 66,055
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $24.95

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