Internet Explorer 9 crashes when you use Internet Download Manager


When you try to use Internet Download Manager from Tonec, Inc. together with Windows Internet Explorer 9, Internet Explorer crashes. 


To resolve this issue, use one of the following methods.

Method 1: Update to the latest version of Internet Download Manager

Some versions of Internet Download Manager are incompatible with Internet Explorer 9. Update to the latest version of Internet Download Manager to fix the compatibility issue. To obtain the latest version of Internet Download Manager, go to the following website:  Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.

Method 2: Disable the Internet Download Manager

To disable the Internet Download Manager, follow these steps:
  1. Close all Internet Explorer windows.
  2. Open a new Internet Explorer window.
  3. When you receive the Internet Download Manager incompatibility notification, click Keep it disabled or ignore the notification.

Note  Internet Download Manager may not work correctly when the add-in is disabled.

More Information

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