Dec 26, 2007
Dec 10, 2007
FDM has been updated to build 737.
Here is a list of changes since ver. 2.5 build 731:
BUILD 737: [-] Two interface bugs.
BUILD 736: [-] “Time left” column in the list of downloads didn’t show anything.
BUILD 735: [*] Performance speed optimizations for BitTorrent downloads.
[-] Sometimes downloads couldn’t be performed from Site Explorer.
[-] “Not completed+Recent” filter displayed too old downloads.
[-] Downloads list sorting bug.
[-] Some bugs of FDM BitTorrent downloads.
Oct 10, 2007
Dear all! FDM has been updated to build 731.
Here is a full list of changes since build 718:
BUILD 731: [-] Sometimes crashed when downloading from Internet Explorer.
BUILD 730: [-] Downloads from Internet Explorer did not work sometimes.
BUILD 729: [+] YouTube subdomains support.
[-] Bug sometimes occurred when importing downloads.
BUILD 728: [+] â€™Set default download folderâ€™ button.
[*] Interface improvement for results window in â€˜Create batch downloadâ€™ dialog.
[-] Fix for youtube.com
BUILD 727: [-] Groups were not imported from versions earlier than 2.3.
BUILD 726: [*] Interface improvement for FDM data folder settings window.
BUILD 724: [*] Improved start time for large downloads.
[-] Interface bug fix for BitTorrent downloads.
BUILD 723: [*] Improved â€˜launchâ€™ and â€˜open folderâ€™ commands for BitTorrent downloads.
[-] Crashed when downloading from BitTorrent with large comment fields.
[-] Bug after setting by default the folder without backslash at the end.
BUILD 721: [-] Sometimes 100% CPU load when downloading via BitTorrent.
[-] Sometimes crashed when checking if the download is malicious.
[-] Sometimes downloads may not start automatically if there were some finished BitTorrent downloads at the top of the list.
Oct 03, 2007
[-] Perform virus check menu didn’t work sometimes
[-] Video preview was broken
Sep 20, 2007
What’s new: build 715 includes a few bug fixes:
[-] Bug when using mirrors for downloading file with size >2GB
[-] “Upload” context menu in Explorer did not remove after uninstallation
Aug 29, 2007
FDM has been updated to build 713.
[*] Significant download speed improvement for BitTorrent
[-] Sometimes FDM could make network problems while downloading via BitTorrent
[-] Sometimes FDM could freeze with 100% CPU usage while downloading via BitTorrent
[-] Sometimes name of file was not detected correctly (HTTP)
[-] Bug when server returned incorrect response with resume data
[-] Sometimes sort of downloads list did not work
[-] ‘Out of memory’ error at the start of dial connection schedule.
[-] Zip preview did not work
[-] ‘Unknown error’ message when query size of files was >2GB.
[-] Sometimes FDM crashed when downloading files >2GB.
Aug 21, 2007
FDM has been updated to build 706.
[-] Youtube.com, Dailymotion.com support updated
[-] Unknown error when query size of file >2GB
[-] Hang of browser when creating a new download while “create new
upload” dialog was opened.
Aug 20, 2007
FDM has been updated to build 703. Â
[+] Indication of the process of reserving disk space for file (useful for large downloads)
[-] Sometimes files may be damaged (last byte was 0).
[-] Some bugs when downloading files > 2GB.
Aug 15, 2007
The news about FDMÂ becoming open sourceÂ was featured on linux.com.
See details here.
Dear all! We have released Free Download Manager 2.5. FDM is now released under GNU General Public License!
Of course, this is not the only thing you can rejoice at, as FDM 2.5 opens up new opportunities for its loyal users, as well as for those who are just about to join the FDM community.
- Flash video download
- Audio / video files converter
- Bittorent support
- Easy file sharing
- Remote control
- Portable mode
- Metalink support
- General Public License
- Multilanguage support (desired language may be chosen during installation)
See the full features list.Â
Free Download Manager 2.5Â is available for freeÂ download here. Enjoy!