How to Increase IDM Download Speed

Internet Download Manager is a great tool to download videos from the Internet. You can download videos from YouTube, DailyMotion, Vimeo, Facebook etc. Many of us are not satisfied with Download speed of IDM. If you want to increase IDM download speed then this tutorial is for you. After performing the following tasks, your downloading speed will increase tremendously.

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Increase IDM Download Speed (Method 1)

Follow these steps to increase your IDM downloading speed.
Step 1: Click on your Internet Download Manager from your desktop or taskbar.
Step 2: Now click on Downloads tab and go to speed limiter and turn it off, so that you download without any limits.

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Step 3: Again click on Downloads tab and then click on Options.

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Step 4: Now click on Connection tab and change the connection type according to your internet connection.
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To get more speed from IDM, make sure that no other application is running while you are downloading.

Increase IDM Download Speed with IDM Optimizer (Method 2)

IDM Optimizer is a small software which is designed to boost Internet Manager Speed. It is a free tool, you can download IDM Optimizer from Here.
Now follow these steps to configure IDM Optimizer.

  1. After download IDM Optimizer makes sure that IDM is installed on your PC.
  2. When you run IDM Optimizer two options (Maximize Now and Restore Default) are available.
  3. Click on Maximize Now and click OK.


Now restart your Internet Download Manager and see the magic of IDM Optimizer.

These are best methods to increase the speed of your Internet Download Manager.

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