IDM Backup Manager

A free software that can backup files from your downloaded from a browser manager and restore them for later use

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    Windows ME / Windows 10 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 2003 / Windows 2000 / Windows Vista / Windows 98 / Windows XP / Windows 8 / Windows 98 SE / Windows 7 / Windows 95 / Windows 10

  • Program available in:In English
  • Program license:Free
  • Vote:
    7.1 (69)

IDM Backup Manager is a free program capable of backing up files from Internet Download Manager and restoring them at a later point. It also comes with Password Cleaner and IDM List Manager utilities.

Its key features include the backup and restoration for Internet download manager. It can also backup custom elements, such as unfinished downloads, settings and grabber data. The backup files are encrypted and password-protected for enhanced security. It offers a six compression level with a variable compression rate. The backup and restore function are accessible with a single click.

IDM Backup Manager supports all versions of Windows. It’s a light-weight application that requires very little storage space.


It is possible for your Internet download manager to experience technical issues. If the files aren't backed up, you risk losing your precious files that are still being downloaded. By backing up the files, you create a simple restoration point if you ever lose the files.

From the program interface, select “Backup Data” tab. Specify the location for backup. Protect your file by clicking the optional checkbox and entering a password in the text field for the backup file. Select compression level from the given options. Select the type of backup from the given options, which include Full Backup, Downloaded Data, Scheduler Data, Only List Backup, Grabber Data, and History and Logs. Click “Backup Now” to start the backup.


For restoring to a previously backed up point, select the “Restore Data” tab. Select the location where the backup file is saved. Enter the password for the backup file, if any. Click “Restore Now” to revert to previously saved point.

IDM List Manager

The IDM List Manager allows you to list files in different formats and categories. For instance, you can organize lists according to categories, such as music, documents, compressed and video. Files can also be edited from the list. For instance, right click a file and select “Remove” option to delete the file from the list. From the Tools menu, you can also export list in different modes.

IDM Cleaner

Launch IDM Cleaner from Tools menu to clear unfinished downloads, history, logs and grabber data. Check the data you want to clear from the given options.

Password Cleaner

IDM Password Cleaner can be accessed from the Tools menu. It will remove website login information from IDM.


  • Backs up Internet Download Manager
  • Creates backup report


  • Takes some time to get used to this software

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