Internet Download Manager has been registered with a fake Serial Number or the Serial Number has been blocked. Be aware that the cracked product may work incorrectly and download files with errors. Thus we advise you to purchase the full-featured product.
Method-1 (Editing Hosts file)
Browse to C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\
Open hosts file with you favourite text editor. (you can use notepad too)
Copy and paste this line of code:
127.0.0.1 http://www.tonec.com127.0.0.1 registeridm.com
Save the file now. (or you can replace you current hosts file with this hosts file)
Method -2 (By renaming IDMGrHlp.exe file)
Browse to the IDM installed directory of you pc. (let’s assume its in C:\Program Files \Internet Download Manager)
Now delete the file: IDMGrHlp.exe
Now copy idmBroker.exe file and paste it in the same folder as the new filename will be idmBroker – Copy.exe.
Rename idmBroker – Copy.exe to IDMGrHlp.exe
(or you can directly replace the IDMGrHlp.exe with this IDMGrHlp.exe file)
Method-3 (By disabling update check of IDM)
Browse to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DownloadManager
Select CheckUpdtVM and edit its value to 0.
(you can directly do this by opening this reg file)
Finally Method-4(Playing with Reg File)
This method includes lots of work to be done in Registry so we have created the ready to go .reg file to make things simple. Just download the file below and double click to play with it.
(Please do read instruction first)
Note: This tutorial was tested on Windows 8.1 and worked perfectly.