How to Resume IDM download

by djchamike on October 31, 2012

Ways to Resume IDM download

IDM is the most popular download manager that we use for better performance in downloading like pause, resume IDM downloads. we have to resume our downloads in case of a connection failure or power cut. just think when it appears a message saying whether we want to download the file from the beginning, it’s really off-putting to have such thing especially when we have downloaded more than the 50% of the file size. Except the above two reasons there are many other reasons lets us resume IDM download. That is because the server has stopped responding, your manually pausing the file, to stop downloading the file after a little time or any problem with IDM, such as failing to download file after sending the request to resume IDM download.

we can resume IDM download just by clicking the “resume” button appear in the IDM window. But this doesn’t work some larger files. So in that case you may think you have to download the file from the begging. But that’s not going to happen if you follow this method.

Here’s how to resume IDM download

  • Right click on the file that want to resume
  • Click on properties

How to Resume IDM download

  • Copy the URL mentioned under refer

How to Resume IDM download

  • Paste that URL in the address box of the web browser and go to the link

How to Resume IDM download

  • IDM asks to download the file as a new one

How to Resume IDM download

  • Copy the URL ; but remember not to click on “start download”

How to Resume IDM download

  • Like in the above 1 and 2 go to properties dialog box and paste the URL under address and clock ok

How to Resume IDM download

  • Now click on resume tab or resume it by right click on the file to resume IDM download

How to Resume IDM download

  •  Alternative way

How to Resume IDM download

Another Alternative way : follow this to resume IDM download

  • Open IDM window and right click on the file you want to resume
  • Click on “refresh download address”. don’t click on resume download

How to Resume IDM download

  • A dialog box will appear and click ok and the same site will open in the IE or if you are using Firefox you have to copy paste the URL.
  • Then a dialog box pop ups and says IDM is waiting for new address to resume ;don’t care it select download with IDM through right click on the download option .
  • Click OK and right click on download with IDM through right click on the download option and dialog box appears.
  • Select the third option and resume IDM download.

How to Resume IDM download

Here begins your download and enjoy it. Have a blast with resume IDM download

About djchamike

Hi, I’m Chamike ,Started out as a part-time blogger but recently I took up blogging as a full-time hobby/career and passion. Was This Post Helpful to You? Consider Subscribing! !

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