How to Change the Proxy and Socks Setting of IDM (Internet Download Manager)

1) Launch
the Internet Download Manager (IDM).

Internet Download Manager
2) Click
on Options or Click on Download on the Menu bar and select Options.
3) A
window will pop up.
IDM Configuration
4) Click
on Proxy/Socks.
IDM proxy or socks
5) Then
click on use proxy, enter the proxy server address and port and if username and
password are available enter.
IDM proxy
6) Select
the proxy the protocol support or you could select all if it supports all.
(http, https, ftp).
7) If
the proxy protocol have different proxy server address and port, click on
Advanced.
IDM advanced proxy settings
8) Enter
the proxy server address and port OR get the proxy from Internet explorer by
clicking on Get from IE and Click on ok
9) Click
on Ok.
OR
If you want to use the socks connection
1)   Check
use socks
2)   Then
enter the socks server address and port. Enter username and password if
available
IDM use socks
3)   Then
select the socks version either socks 4 or Socks 5
4)   Then
Click on Ok

One thought on “How to Change the Proxy and Socks Setting of IDM (Internet Download Manager)

  • July 24, 2016 at 12:58 pm
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    This tutorial will assist you to use internet download manager with proxy server or socks settings

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