How to install the “IDM Integration” extension from Chrome if the Installer does not work correctly.
You need to open IDM installation folder (“C:Program FilesInternet Download Manager” by default, arrow 1 on the image), then rename “IDMGCExt.crx” to “IDMGCExt.zip”. (arrow 1 on the image) extract the zip into a folder such as /idm plugin/ (arrow 2 on the image). Then go to chrome’s Extensions options by going to select “Settings” menu item. Then select“Extensions” tab and click on Load unpacked extension (arrow 3 on the image) and select the folder /idm plugin/. It should add the plugin to installed extensions.
2. How to configure IDM extension for Chrome?
You need to press on Chrome menu (arrow 1 on the image), and select “Settings” menu item (arrow 2 on the image). Then select“Extensions” tab (arrow 3 on the image).
Check that “IDM Integration Module” extension is enabled (arrow 4 on the image). If you use incognito mode in Chrome, you need to enable “Allow in incognito” checkbox (arrow 5 on the image).