Ant Download Manager - User Guide
  • Main Window

Main Window


3. Start All - runs all added, pending, paused and stopped downloads relying on the parameter Maximum active downloads (see


). The remaining downloads go into a waiting state.

4. Pause All - all threads stop, but not closed. Download goes into state Pause.
5. Stop All - all threads, connection, buffers close. Download goes into state Stop.
6. Delete - open context menu:
  • Delete
  • Delete All Completed - delete only all completed downloads
  • Delete All - clears list
Downloaded files do not delete. Tasks move to History.
Tip: delete a task without moving it to history - Ctrl+Del, delete a task without moving it to history and delete a downloaded file - Ctrl+Shift+Del.
7. Changing the download speed:
  • High - 100% of full speed.
  • Medium - 50% of full speed.
  • Low - 25% of full speed.
    8. Program Settings (Config).
    9. Bug Report - calls a mail program to send a message to our support or Contact Us.
    10. Turn off the PC when all downloads are completed - see Turn off the PC. This option is only activated during file download, when all downloads are completed or after a certain time, the computer will automatically shut down. Before PC turns off you will see a 30 second shutdown warning. You can have time to stop turning off the PC.
    11. Go to the webpage of our site to review the terms and conditions or purchase a license.
    13. Quickly  disable Integration (not delete!) in all browsers. See Browser Integration.
14. Hide\Show capture window - disable\enable Video Box.  Now Video Box supports Firefox v.53+ and Internet Explorer browsers. See. Video Box.
15. Link Parking - disable\enable Link Parking window.
16. Always on top - enabling this option causes the main program window to always overlap other windows.
17. Calling help about AntDM or press F1.
18. Minimize the main program window.
19. Maxinize\Restore the main program window.
20. Close AntDM.
21. Switch to mode Grouping with Tree.
22. Calling help Grouping with Categories.
23. Grouping with Panel categories of files.
24. Progress - download progress. On the bottom and right is the number of threads in the task.
25. The main window supports Drag&Drop. You can Drag&Drop any single link (video link) from the browser to the main window to download the file.
26. Search the list of files.
27. Status of Hoster - used for (Premium Link Generator). Works only with a predefined list of multihosters.
28. Calling help List View downloads.
29. Switch of modes List View\Thumbnail View.
30. Mark of downloading files - W[n] - number of tasks waiting, D[n] - number of tasks downloading.
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