What is Free Download Manager? It is a powerful, easy-to-use and absolutely free download accelerator and manager. Moreover, FDM is 100% safe, open-source software distributed under GPL license.
GNU General Public License
Free Download Manager is released under GNU Public License!
Download files using Bittorrent protocol.
Upload manager: easy way to share your files
Upload your files or folders easily to share them with other users.
Flash video download
Download video from video sites, such as Youtube, Google Video, etc. The video can then be saved in native .flv format or converted to one of more popular video formats.
Create new downloads or view the list of active and completed downloads remotely, via the internet.
If you want to use Free Download Manager 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 is completed and convert file format after download.
Absolutely free and 100% safe
Free Download Manager is free, open-source software distributed under GPL license.
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 download 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.
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 folders 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.
Active spyware and adware protection through active communication among users
You can read what other community members say about the file you are going to download, right in the program window, and also leave your own opinion about the file you downloaded. In this way FDM users are always warned against useless or malicious files.
Multi language support
Free Download Manager is translated into 30 languages. Supported languages are: Macedonian, Serbian, Albanian, Croatian, Korean, Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Bulgarian, Chinese Traditional, Chinese, Czech, German, Dutch, French, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Portuguese-Brazil, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Uzbek, Greek, Vietnamese, Slovenian.
- Added download link for beta version 5.1.2123
- RTSP/MMS downloads.
- FDM saves list of downloads and other service data only when it's required.
- Auto update system for Firefox extension.
- Support of "Decrease traffic usage on browser activity" option for Firefox browser.
- Compatibility issue with Internet Explorer 10.
Alternatively you can download the latest beta version of this software.