- Download the Internet download manager trial or if you already have IDM installed update it (if you want to new version) by going to Help then to check for Updates.
- Now click on Registration. A new dialog appears that is asking for Name, Last Name, Email Address and Serial Key.
- Enter any name, last name, email address and in field of Serial Key enter any of the following Keys:
- After click OK, it will show an error message that you have registered IDM using fake serial key and IDM will exit.
- Now Go to START. Then go to RUN and type the following text and click enter:
For Windows 7 users, due to security reasons you will not be able to save hosts file. The trick is below:
- Go to C:/ drive then go to Windows -> System32 -> Drivers -> Etc Folder.
- In the Etc folder you will see the hosts file.
- Now right click on hosts file and go to its properties, then go to security tab and then select your Users account.
- Just below you will see an edit button (in front of change permissions), Now give the user full control and write and read rights and then click on apply and then click on OK. Now you will be able to edit the hosts file and save changes in it.
- Now the file hosts open with notepad. Download the file below. Copy the text and paste it at last into hosts file as shown below:
|Free IDM Full Version|
- After adding these text, save the notepad file. Again open properties of hosts file and change your Users control to 'Read & execute' and 'Read' and remove all other ticks. Now save and exit from there.
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