Internet Download Manager (IDM) as the name itself suggests is windows software which helps to download files by splitting them automatically thereby increasing speed up to 5 times. It easy to use and supports resume and schedule downloads. It is compatible with various browsers and integrates with them for easy download.
Here is a trick to disable the automatic update of IDM, It’s a setting in Windows Registry. If you are unaware of Registry edit Please do not try, otherwise you may end up crashing your Operating System.
Step 1: Open Registry Editor. (Windows Key+R then type regedit )
Step 2: Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DownloadManager\LastCheck
Step 3: Change the date to any date in future like 14/04/25
Step 4: Close Registry Editor and restart IDM.