How to check if I have the latest version of IDM?

How to update IDM to the latest version?

Please use "Help→Check for updates..." (or "Help→Quick Updates" for old versions) IDM main menu item.

Check for IDM update

Then please restart your computer. IDM needs to replace all its DLL files for changes to take effect. Without restarting update will not work!

If you have the latest version of IDM, you should see the following message:

You are using the latest version of IDM

Otherwise you will see the following dialog that suggests you to update IDM. Press "Update now" to install the latest version.

IDM new version is available

Please read what to do if IDM fails to connect to our site and check for updates.