Internet Download Manager Silent Install (How-To Guide)

Internet Download Manager is a tool for increasing download speeds by up to 5 times, and for resuming, scheduling, and organizing downloads. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Internet Download Manager from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Internet Download Manager Silently

Internet Download Manager Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Download the idman000build.exe to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  4. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  5. Enter the following command: idman000build.exe /skipdlgs
  6. Press Enter

After a few moments you should see the Internet Download Manager Desktop Shortcut appear. You will also find entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Internet Download Manager
Vendor:Tonec Inc.
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:idman000build.exe /skipdlgs
Silent Uninstall Switch:See PowerShell Script Below
Download Link:
PowerShell Script:

The information above provides a quick overview of the software title, vendor, silent install, and silent uninstall switches. The download links provided take you directly to the vendors website.

How to Uninstall Internet Download Manager Silently

Check out the Internet Download Manager Install and Uninstall (PowerShell) post for a scripted solution.

Always make sure to test everything in a development environment prior to implementing anything into production. The information in this article is provided “As Is” without warranty of any kind.

Jason Bergner

I am an accomplished Software Engineer at Patch My PC, leveraging more than 18 years of hands-on experience in Configuration Manager administration and application packaging. I am driven by a genuine passion for solving complex problems and consistently strive to discover innovative and effective solutions. Sharing my extensive knowledge of application deployments is a true joy for me, and I am honored to contribute to the community here at Silent Install HQ.

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