In addition, Free Download Manager allows you to adjust traffic usage, organize downloads, control file priorities for torrents, efficiently download large files and resume broken downloads. FDM can boost all your downloads up to 10 times, process media files of various popular formats, drag&drop URLs right from a web browser as well as simultaneously download multiple files. Our internet download manager is compatible with the most popular browsers Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer and Safari.
Free Download Manager splits files into several sections and downloads them simultaneously, allowing you to use any type of connection at the maximum available speed. With FDM download speed increases, or even more!
Resuming broken downloads
When the downloading process is interrupted, you needn’t start from the beginning again. Free Download Manager can resume broken downloads from where it was interrupted saving your time, nerves, and money.
Smart file management and powerful scheduler
With FDM you can easily organize downloaded files by their type, placing them in predefined folders. A smart scheduler allows you to start and pause downloading files, as well as perform other actions (launch other applications, establish or hang up connection, etc.) at the set time.
If you want to use Free Download Manager 64-bit on different computers, you can easily create its portable version and avoid the need to install and configure the program on each computer.
Enhanced audio/video files support
Preview audio/video files before download are completed and convert file format after download.
Absolutely free and 100% safe
Free Download Manager is free, open-source software distributed under GPL license.
Adjusting traffic usage
There are several traffic usage modes. You can adjust traffic usage for browsing the Internet and downloading files at the same time.
Site Explorer lets you view the folder’s structure of a web site and easily download necessary files or folders.
You can download whole web pages or even whole web sites with HTML Spider. The tool can be adjusted to download files with specified extensions only.
Simultaneous downloading from several mirrors
Free Download Manager is able to download files from several mirrors simultaneously.
Zip files partial download
Free Download Manager lets you download only the necessary part of a ZIP file.
How to use Free Download Manager?
First off, when you download FDM, you must install it. It does not come with any add-ons, but it will open up the home website to give you options for things to download. Once you open the software, you will see a simple to use interface.
Here you can drag or drop the files, which will start instantly. If you click the plus button, it will give you the option of pasting the URL from which you want to source from for the download. It organizes all the ongoing processes.
If you wish to change some of the settings or link FDM to your browser, you just need to go to the tab on the top right of the screen and go to settings. Here you can find a variety of options including connecting to the various popular internet explorers.