Microsoft has released a free download manager “Microsoft Download Manager” for Windows which is really very fast, very easy to use and very small in size. Windows users always says that default download application of IE is not good. Yes, I agree that default IE download application don’t have many features that a good download manager should have. So, now get free “Microsoft Download Manager” to get rid of default IE download application.
What is Microsoft Download Manager:
The Microsoft Download Manager enables you to download files from the Internet in a more reliable and faster way than using a browser alone. Using the Download Manager makes it easier to download large files such as an application or multimedia files. The Download Manager has been specifically designed to manage file downloads from supporting Microsoft Web sites in a secure and reliable way. Once started, the Download Manager displays an easy-to-use interface that shows the status of downloads and enables you to resume downloads if they have failed.
The Microsoft Download Manager currently supports downloads from Web addresses starting with http://
Supported Operating Systems:
Windows 7; Windows Server 2003; Windows Server 2008; Windows Vista; Windows XP Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8, Mozilla Firefox2, Mozilla Firefox 3
Why use Microsoft Download Manager:
- Its very small application, just 1.1 MB.
Unlike other download manager, Microsoft Download Manager is not heavy.
- Support Multiple browsers.
It get integrated with multiple browsers installed on your system. However, currently Google Chrome and Opera is not supported. But I wish to see these two browsers also supported in coming version.
- Its very easy to use.
Microsoft Download Manager is very easy to use and manage your download files. Unlike other download manager, its not complex. Easy options which make is extremely easy to use for normal users.