This error annoys you very much because it appears every time you want to download some files or boot your system.
This article will reveal two simple and easy steps to get rid of this message without using any torrent files or not using any serial keys.
Let’s start with methods to solve IDM’s problem, which shows ‘IDM has been registered with the fake serial number’.
Before proceeding to use IObit Uninstaller to uninstall IDM before ultimately.
Method 1: Edit with IDM File
Open an Explorer window and navigate to the “Internet Download Manager” folder in the program file.
Open the folder “Internet Download Manager” to see the list of files, as shown below:
In the window that opens, search for and delete the file ‘IDMGrHlp.exe’. And copy ‘idmBroker.exe’ from the same folder and paste it into the same folder.
Now rename the copied file of ‘ idmBroker.exe ‘ to ‘ IDMGrHlp.exe ‘ as shown below:
The last step is to reboot your system to apply the newly edited IDM and download without interruption.
Method 2: Use File Host
Step 1. Open an Explorer window and navigate to the “C: Windows System32 drivers etc” folder.
This directory contains five files, including one ‘hosts‘ file.
Step 2. Right-click on that file followed by Open With >> Notepad.
Step 3. Once you have opened this file in Notepad, in my case, I’m using ‘ Notepad ++ it doesn’t make any difference.
Now copy the following code lines and paste it after the last line in the ‘ hosts ‘ file and save.
Your code looks like this:
Step 4. Now just reboot your system to see the effect. Enjoy downloading without interruption.
Note: Method 2 will allow you to use IDM without registering IDM on the internet.