Internet Download Accelerator

Internet Download Accelerator

Intercept downloads for Internet Download Accelerator, download a file or a group of files from the context menu.

  • Internet Download Accelerator
  • Internet Download Accelerator
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What is Internet Download Accelerator?
The Internet Download Accelerator is a multi-featured add-on for Edge with the ability to enhance your file downloads. It intercepts links, allows group downloading from the context menu, and collaborates with the remote download service for efficient downloading. Moreover, it features a text highlighter for search & download on and allows video downloads from webpages. However, remember to install the Internet Download Accelerator software on your PC for this extension to work.
Rating: 3.70 (6)
Version: 3.19.1 (Last updated: 2021-08-18)
Creation date: 2021-08-18
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • alarms
  • nativeMessaging
  • notifications
  • downloads
  • downloads.shelf
  • cookies
  • storage
  • contextMenus
  • tabs
  • See more
Size: 155.07K
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Internet Download Accelerator
Internet Download Accelerator (v3.17.0)
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Intercept downloads for Internet Download Accelerator*, download a file or a group of files from the context menu.

Download with Internet Download Accelerator* (IDA) by clicking on the any file link. Enable or disable browser integration from the extension menu, set the minimum file size from the extension options.

Extension adds the ability to download using Internet Download Accelerator* specified file or group of files from the browser's context menu. After installing the plug-in a new section with items "Download link", "Download all links" and "Remote download" is added the context menu of Edge. Right-clicking on the link (example link) you will see a menu with 3 new items added:

  • Select "Download link" if you want to download the selected file.
  • Select "Download all links" if you want to download multiple files located on this page;
  • Select "Remote download" if you want to download a file using the remote download service.

If you highlight text on a page, right-click and choose "Find selection on". You will go directly to the page with the search results where you can download your files.

If you visit a site with videos, which can be downloaded by IDA, the extension button will change its appearance. You can click it and choose Download video to download videos with IDA.

  • The plug-in must be installed on the PC together with Internet Download Accelerator (IDA).
User reviews
Why doesn't mine work properly? I can't make a rating unless its working. I would like it to work.
by Debra, 2023-03-24

I am happy to return to Microsoft fully and finally after years of uncertainty for me occasioned by professional obligations for me. I certainly look forward to many more years as a retired Professor who is not tired. I am happy to live to experience Microsoft's gargantuan advance for ages.
by Prof, 2021-10-14
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Risk impact

Internet Download Accelerator is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Internet Download Accelerator if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Internet Download Accelerator has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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