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Internet Download Manager Translation

All translations are created by IDM users. Tonec Inc. doesn't guarantee the quality of translations. However any problems with the translation (wrong words, spelling, etc) should be directed to and to the owner of the translation.

Internet Download Manager suggests a fairly easy way to translate it to any language. It supports the usage of special language templates. All you need to do is to translate this file to your native language and place it to Languages folder that is located in IDM root directory (c:\program files\internet download manager\languages by default).

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If you want to translate Internet Download Manager to you native language, please read the following carefully.

If you want to translate IDM to your native language, please follow these instructions:

  1. The language you are translating IDM into should be your native language, and please check your spelling, since sometimes we receive complains from users about the translation quality.
  2. Download the international version of IDM
  3. Download IDM translation kit, unzip it, and follow all translation instructions in readme.doc
  4. Check your translation

Send all translated files and/or questions to


New: IDM can use UTF-8 format in translations starting from 6.32 version

To use UTF-8 format, please run Windows Notepad as Administrator, then open template.lng file from "Languages" subfolder of IDM root folder
("C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Download Manager\Languages" by default), and then save it in UTF-8 format with name "idm_xx.lng", see below
(Replace xx to your language abbreviation)

Then you can edit this lng file with any text editor program, restart IDM and check the changes, but please note that Windows "Program Files" folder requires Administrator rights.

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