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Why does Internet Download Manager not work on Firefox?

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I have Internet Download Manager 6.15 and use is exclusively to download pretty much everything. However, I cannot use it while using Firefox, why?

I have Internet Download Manager 6.15 and use is exclusively to download pretty much everything. However, I cannot use it while using Firefox, why?

Chosen solution

yes....i think it is because u don't installed it correctly, i think it maybe because you don't restart your computer after you installed it, how about you try to restart your computer and try to download anything using mozilla. i hope this will help you.

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Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.7 r700
  • GEPlugin
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.6
  • Google Update
  • 5.1.20125.0
  • VLC media player Web Plugin 2.0.2
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Facebook Video Calling Plugin
  • Garmin Communicator Plug-In 2.9.3.0
  • Yahoo Application State Plugin version 1.0.0.7
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:20.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/20.0

More Information

Application Basics
Name
Firefox
Version
20.0.1
User Agent
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:20.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/20.0
Build Configuration
about:buildconfig
Extensions
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ID
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2.2.3
true
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English (Australian) Dictionary
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Proxy Selector
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proxyselector@mozilla.org
switchproxytype
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Webmail Ad Blocker
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gmailnoads@mywebber.com
Adobe Acrobat - Create PDF
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IDM CC
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mozilla_cc@internetdownloadmanager.com
Microsoft .NET Framework Assistant
0.0.0
false
{20a82645-c095-46ed-80e3-08825760534b}
Skype Click to Call
6.1.0.10441
false
{82AF8DCA-6DE9-405D-BD5E-43525BDAD38A}
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358400
browser.cache.disk.smart_size.first_run
false
browser.cache.disk.smart_size.use_old_max
false
browser.cache.disk.smart_size_cached_value
358400
browser.places.smartBookmarksVersion
4
browser.startup.homepage
http://www.google.com.au/
browser.startup.homepage_override.buildID
20130409194949
browser.startup.homepage_override.mstone
20.0.1
dom.mozApps.used
true
dom.w3c_touch_events.expose
false
extensions.lastAppVersion
20.0.1
font.internaluseonly.changed
false
network.cookie.prefsMigrated
true
places.database.lastMaintenance
1365886187
places.history.expiration.transient_current_max_pages
78746
plugin.disable_full_page_plugin_for_types
application/pdf
privacy.donottrackheader.enabled
true
privacy.sanitize.migrateFx3Prefs
true
security.warn_viewing_mixed
false
user.js Preferences
Your profile folder contains a
user.js file, which includes preferences that were not created by Firefox.
Graphics
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NVIDIA GeForce 9300M GS
Adapter Description (GPU #2)
Mobile Intel(R) 4 Series Express Chipset Family
Adapter Drivers
nvd3dum nvwgf2um
Adapter Drivers (GPU #2)
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Adapter RAM
256
Adapter RAM (GPU #2)
Unknown
Device ID
0x06e5
Device ID (GPU #2)
0x2a42
Direct2D Enabled
Blocked for your graphics driver version. Try updating your graphics driver to version 257.21 or newer.
DirectWrite Enabled
false (6.2.9200.16492)
Driver Date
6-16-2008
Driver Date (GPU #2)
6-16-2008
Driver Version
7.15.11.7449
Driver Version (GPU #2)
7.15.11.7449
GPU #2 Active
false
GPU Accelerated Windows
0/1 Basic Blocked for your graphics driver version. Try updating your graphics driver to version 182.65 or newer.
Vendor ID
0x10de
Vendor ID (GPU #2)
0x8086
WebGL Renderer
Blocked for your graphics driver version. Try updating your graphics driver to version 182.65 or newer.
AzureCanvasBackend
cairo
AzureContentBackend
none
AzureFallbackCanvasBackend
none
JavaScript
Incremental GC
true
Accessibility
Activated
false
Prevent Accessibility
0
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Expected minimum version
Version in use
NSPR
4.9.5
4.9.5
NSS
3.14.3.0 Basic ECC
3.14.3.0 Basic ECC
NSSSMIME
3.14.3.0 Basic ECC
3.14.3.0 Basic ECC
NSSSSL
3.14.3.0 Basic ECC
3.14.3.0 Basic ECC
NSSUTIL
3.14.3.0
3.14.3.0

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Helpful Reply

Hello, have you tried this guide of the IDM website?

Hello, have you tried [http://www.internetdownloadmanager.com/support/firefox_integration.html this] guide of the IDM website?

Helpful Reply

Thanks Oink! Truly appreciated. You have made my wife's day! Cheers.

Thanks Oink! Truly appreciated. You have made my wife's day! Cheers.
wanx22001 1 solutions 2 answers

Chosen Solution

yes....i think it is because u don't installed it correctly, i think it maybe because you don't restart your computer after you installed it, how about you try to restart your computer and try to download anything using mozilla. i hope this will help you.

yes....i think it is because u don't installed it correctly, i think it maybe because you don't restart your computer after you installed it, how about you try to restart your computer and try to download anything using mozilla. i hope this will help you.