1. First Uninstall any previous version of IDM
2. Restart your PC
3. Go to my IDM rar archive and extract content from it. You may need WinRAR/7z or any other similar software installed to open the file.
4. Go to Patch and Crack folder and click "Unregister.reg" key file.
5. Now install IDM with the setup file- file name "IDM_Setup_6.17_b08_Full.exe"
6. During install you will get many pop up window - just close all the window
7. Now exit Exit IDM from the icon tray from bottom right corner of the desktop
8. Now again go to Patch and crack folder and copy the -"IDMan.exe" file and paste and replace it in - C:\Program Files\Internet Download Manager i.e [C drive> Program File> Internet download manager folder.]
9. Now determine your operating system architecture weather it is 32 bit or 64 bit.
To Know the architecture go to run Press [Windows key+R]
10. Type CMD and press Enter
11. A black window will open. Type the following and press enter
12. If it shows x86 then your PC is 32 bit or if it shows x64 then your pc is 64 bit
13. Now that you know your Operating system Bit rate go to Patch & Crack folder and dubble click "RegKey Windows 32bit" if your pc is x86 or dubble click "RegKey Windows 64bit" if your pc is x64. Do not Dubble click both of them.
14. Now run Internet Download Manager from Start Manu>All program.
There is also a installation instruction given inside the rar file. You may need WinRAR/7z or any other similar software installed to open the file.
N:B- Never update IDM coz update will damage your registration
Note: If you get the message "Fake serial number" after installing, uninstall IDM, run "Unregister.IDM" to remove any previous serial from registry, reboot PC, install IDM again, use the crack & regfile to activate it.
!Optional! You can also try adding the following to your hosts file.
C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc hosts - Then Right click & open with notepad
(You will need to take ownership of the hosts file and make sure you have all permissions set)
I will always be updating this release with major releases so always check back.
Enjoy! - Shamim Khan 26/08/2013