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Windows 7: Microsoft Download Manager for Windows (New)

21 May 2010   #1
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 
Microsoft Download Manager for Windows (New)

Microsoft Download Manager v1.1:

Download details: Download Manager

Overview

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://.


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21 May 2010   #2
Greg S

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoN View Post
Microsoft Download Manager v1.1:

Download details: Download Manager

Overview

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://.
Can you post a screenshot of this?
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21 May 2010   #3
si8mon

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

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Can you post a screenshot of this?
Yes. It seems pretty basic the big downside is that it can only manage downloads from http sites.

Main window:
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Web address window:
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21 May 2010   #4
si8mon

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

This is a useless program don't pother downloading it. Every time i tried to download a program through the manager i got an error telling me to restart the download manager or reinstall it.


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21 May 2010   #5
Greg S

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by si8mon View Post
This is a useless program don't pother downloading it. Every time i tried to download a program through the manager i got an error telling me to restart the download manager or reinstall it.
Ah, you took the words right out of my mouth,lol. I came back here to post specifically the same thing you did. Besides the error problems, it doesn't seem to integrate with IE. Time to rollback this crap off me PC.

Also the uninstall part of troubleshooting is useless. I used an uninstaller which in my opinion cleaned it up farily well. I re-installed, launched it and there's my last failed download attempt in the dialog.
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21 May 2010   #6
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

So do I...!
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22 May 2010   #7
mindinka

windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

I had the same problems too, seems the manager is not ready yet...
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22 May 2010   #8
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64
 
 

Rubbish download manager much. Very sad attempt... Very sad.
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22 May 2010   #9
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

It probably works well for d/l ing from MS sites - you get something similar for d/l ing technet stuff.
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22 May 2010   #10
kucing13

 

LAME.. i was about to try it but since a bad review from users.. nah,forget it

im staying with IDM
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