IDM extension for Chrome

1.Download the last IDM extension from chrome web store :


3.Click On Add to Chrome


  1. Download the last version of
  2. You need to press on Chrome menu (arrow 1 on the image below), select “More tools” menu item (arrow 2) and then select “Extensions” tab (arrow 3). After this open IDM installation folder (“C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Download Manager” by default, arrow 4 on the second image) and drag and drop “IDMGCExt.crx” (arrow 5 on the image) file into “Extensions” page opened in your Chrome (“Drop to install” popup will appear while dragging over the “Extensions” page). Please note that file may be named simply IDMGCExt if your Windows Explorer does not show file extensions.

If Chrome shows warning that you “attempted to downgrade extension”, please check again that you updated IDM to the latest version. 


IDM CC is a type of an extension for various browsers so that the user can download the files of their choice in just a single click. The idm cc for chrome and idm cc for firefox makes it way more easy for the user to download files, videos, and even movies.

Why one needs IDM CC?

IDM, or, the Internet Download Manager, is one of the best and fastest softwares to download files hassle free. However, it is quite possible sometimes that IDM doesn’t work efficiently, especially when one downloads a file or video when he/she pauses and resumes it. IDM may not be able to effectively catch the link if the file is paused and resumed. It might show errors such as ‘timeout error’ or idm cannot download the file because of timeout’. Under such circumstances, it is advisable to use idm extension for chrome or idm extension for firefox, depending on what browser the user prefers to use.

Advantages of IDM CC

IDM has many advantages in download speed and support. The most important advantages of idm cc are as follows.

  1. It offers a multilingual support.
  2. Contains scheduler pro to make tasks go easy and smooth.
  3. The availability of HTTPS support makes it more safe and secure.
  4. Progressive downloading with Quotas.
  5. Sounds on different events to make the user aware of what’s happening.
  6. Queue processor
  7. Virus protection on completion of every download to protect the downloaded files and videos.
  8. HTML help and tutorial enables the user to understand the software better.

Or you can simply download and install the last version of Internet Download Manager from here