How To Enable IDM Extension In Google Chrome

In this tutorial, I will show you how to enable IDM extension in google chrome. If you’ve Google Chrome installed on your computer and when you install IDM it will install its extension into the browser which you need to allow or enable it from Chrome extensions page. Then you can download files in Chrome using IDM. This tutorial tells you how to add IDM integration Chrome extension manually if you’ve deleted or uninstalled unintentionally.

How To Enable IDM Extension In Google Chrome
IDM Extension For Chrome

1. All you need to do is visit IDM installed directory in Program files “C:\Program Files\Internet Download Manager”.

2. And you drag and drop IDMGCExt.crx extension onto Chrome://extensions page or you can open that page by Chrome menu>Tools>Extensions.

how to enable idm extension in google chrome

drag and drop IDM chrome extension to install

Note: Make sure you checked ‘Hide Extensions for Known file types’ on Folder Options dialog to see IDMGCEXt with crx extension.

Read more: How To Remove IDM Completely In Windows 7

IDM Extension For Firefox

Similarly, if Firefox showed compatibility problems for IDM extension and disabled it in the browser, remove it. Then download idmzzcc.xpi extension, and drag and drop it onto Firefox address bar to install.

You can watch this video to learn How to add IDM extension to Google Chrome browser. Ask me if you’ve any doubts regarding IDM in comments, I am happy to help.




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