Jul 04, 2007
Jun 27, 2007
Dear all! Thank you for helping us testÂ FDM beta. We have updatedÂ it, now it’s 2.3 beta 6 build 655.
[+] Bittorrent: enable/disable seeding of completed downloads
[*] Improved implementation of Bittorrent protocol
[-] Sometimes a bug occurred after deleting a group of downloads
[-] Bug in portable version of FDM
[-] General bug fixes.
Aug 10, 2006
Dear all! We released Free Download Manager 2.3 BETA 6. Here’s the full what’s new list:
[+] Uploads: easy way to share your files.
[+] Portable mode
[+] Bittorrent protocol support
[+] Flash video downloads (e.g. from youtube.com site)
[+] Audio/video files converter
[+] Metalink support
[+] Ability to remember the last used folder for storing downloads
[+] Macroses for specifying the output folder for downloads
[+] Site Explorer: Progress of building of the list of files
[+] Option to disable notifications for batch downloads
[+] Ability to specify the list of sites that should not be monitored
[+] Automatic integrity check of downloaded file
[+] Take proxy settings from Firefox browser
[+] Sub groups
[+] “Grant all bandwidth for this download” feature
[+] Ability to change the folder for storing FDM’s data files.
[+] Some small improvements and changes
[*] Speedup of work with the large lists of downloads
[*] Keep the video aspect ratio in media preview
[*] Interface improvements
[-] Site Explorer: crash if some network error occurs while building the list of files
[-] Senseless loop, if zip preview failed
[-] Zip preview did not work for sites that allow 1 connection per ip only
[-] Downloaded file was launched before performing the virus check
[-] Work with FTP ASCII mode bug fixed
[-] Scheduler: when scheduling a download to start “Every …” it will show “0 days” instead of hours or minutes.
[-] Failed to download if there was ‘%’ symbol in the FTP url.
[-] General bug fixes
You can download FDM 2.3 BETA 6 build 650 here and you are welcome to test it and discuss it in our board.
Aug 09, 2006
FDM developers have never been at a standstill. During the whole period of the program existence FDM Team has constantly been enriching the software with new features making it still more attractive to millions of users all over the world.
But now, with the new 2.1 version, FDM Team is offering you something really special. Free Download Manager 2.1 is not only the perfect downloader, but also social software designed to make surfing and downloading a safer and more rewarding experience. FDM 2.1 users get a new, exciting opportunity – to request the opinion of other community members on the file they are going to download right from the download window. In this way users will secure themselves from useless or malicious files. Read more about this opportunity on our Community Features page.
Today we launch our blog. Here we will place notes about Free Download Manager development process and upcoming features, best downloads we find in the Internet and also information about our FDM Blogging buzz.