Internet Explorer - Increase the number of simultaneous downloads

April 2018

Internet Explorer allows you to download up to 6 items(number of internet connection) at a given moment, that's the limit, but note that this limit can be set to 10 (max).
  • Click on Start>Run>type "regedit".
  • Expand the following entry :

HKEY_CURRENT_USER>Software> Microsoft>Windows>CurrentVersion>Internet Settings
  • Create these two DWORD Value with value 10:



Close registry editor and restart your PC
Published by deri58. Latest update on May 15, 2012 at 01:50 PM by deri58.
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