Ant Download Manager - Features

Browser Integration

Full integration to most popular web browsers: Internet Explorer 8+, Mozilla Firefox 53+,Google Chrome 31+ and their clones (Opera, Vivaldi, Slimjet, ComodoDragon, Waterfox, etc.).

On\Off browser integration - Config\Tab General

Remove, Reinstall, Repair browser integration

Video Grabber

Built-in video grabber browser allows you to download videos from many sites and video services. To facilitate the choice of video file, its format and quality, there is a video button for Chromium browsers and a video box for other browsers.

Supports a lot of popular video services:,,,,,,,, and many others.

List of sites and video sharing is not conducted. General algorithms allow you to download videos from many resources which the developers did not even know.

Download Speed Acceleration

AntDM has the ability to reduce or significantly reduce the download speed and thereby allow other programs to run faster (eg, browser). By default AntDM download speed is unlimited.


After downloading of the file has finished AntDM can execute any program to process the downloaded files. Including antivirus, archiver, etc.


Drag&Drop feature makes it easier to work with the movement of the links in AntDM to download or downloades files to terget folder or on desktop.


Supports network HTTP(S), FTP(S) and stream media F4M, M3U8, MPEG-DASH, VIMEO-STREAM protocols.


Supports proxy HTTP(S), FTP, SOCKS4,5.


Language support is constantly expanding, adding new languages. Currently available: Arabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), German, Greek, English, Korean, Spanish, French, Hungarian, Italian, Dutch, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Turkish, Ukrainian, Slovenian, Farsi, Portuguese (Brazilian).

Volunteers are welcome!

Download Categories

Multi-threaded download is one of the key functions of any download manader files. This significantly speeds up the download of files (in some cases up to 10 times).
Most web servers allow multi-threaded downloading. AntDM allows to set to download from 1 to 32 threads. In general, the recommended 5-8 threads per download. This allows you to download multiple files at once and do not overload your computer.

Download Resume

AntDM able independently to resume interrupted downloads, if it allows the web server. This is very useful, for example in the event of a power failure, forced restart or shutdown the computer.

Multiple file download

If you want to download a lot of files, then pick up their links into a single text file with the extension TXT or LNK and download it (Main menu\File\Load Link File...). Tested downloadin 10-20-40 thousand files at size 100KB-1 MB each.

Generators Premium Links

Support most popular Generators Premium Links (Debrids),,,,,,,,, etc.
AntDM, creates the link premium of hosters (example:,,,,,, ... and other) directly in the software through the services of "Premium Links generator". (you do not need to go to the website link generator to generate the link).

To use the Debrid features, it is necessary to have a subscription to one of the services supported by AntDM:,,,...


When capturing video AntDM always offers to extract from the video sound and convert it to MP3 format. To do this, there is a menu item of video button. In some cases, it may be a message asking about converting audio to MP3 format.

The program is able to add additional information about the music to the ID3v2 tag of MP3 file.


Loading different types of video files

Some of the most advanced and popular video services (eg,,, etc.) or media protocols (eg, F4M, M3U8, MPEG-DASH, etc) offers the format of choice, quality and resolution of the video file to download. AntDM can recognize such formats and offers a choice to boot.

File Categories

All downloaded files are saved in folders into categories according to their MIME type. Supports categories for all major types of files: Archives, Audio, Documents, Pictures, Programs, Films, Other. AntDM has two pane view categories: short and full of similar tree.
It is also possible to create your own custom categories and assign them file types.


Can store download history from 7 to 360 days, or in the range of 300-3000 records. By default, history is on - Config\Tab Misc.

Quick Update

AntDM developers are constantly developing the product: adds new features, fixs current errors. AntDM own checks for new version on the server and offers it to the automatic update. You can abandon the current version, or to abandon the automatic updatings in general, and to check the new version manually. Enable autoupdate - Config\Tab General.

Lists view

AntDM has 2 viewing list. The common list provides detailed information about downloading. List with large images is most suitable for watching the preview video images or the downloaded poctures. 3 modes are available: small, medium and large images.

Preview media files

There is a simple convenient feature to preview the video files in the main list of downloads. Move the mouse to the line of video or audio file and AntDM will launch mediaplayer in the tooltip window.

Storing passwords

Storing encrypted passwords for sites requiring authentication.


Ckecks checksum (MD5, SHA-1, SHA-256, SHA-512) of files after downloading or count checksums already downloaded file. (Context file menu\Properties\Extra).

User downloading

You can download the file to your individual settings: Method,PostParam, Cookies, User-Agent, etc (Context file menu\Properties\Extra).


A standard task scheduler allows you to start downloading at the scheduled time and stop it at the specified time. If necessary, you can assign the frequency of the download.


Portable version is not available, but portability is maintained and it is very easy to do. Install once AntDM, copy the installation folder on the flash drive. After starting on a new computer AntDM itself must make own settings and install add-ons for the browser.

Other features and characteristics