IDM - Set a sound notification

You can configure IDM to notify you with a sound alert (.WAV file)each time a process or task is completed/interrupted:
  • A failed download
  • A completed download and more...


  • Open IDM
  • Click on Options > Sound tab
  • Check the box next to the option of your choice, in our case we will add a sound alert for failed download, this will automatically open a search dialog.

  • Browse and select your .wav file and click on Open.
  • You can click on the Play button to have a preview.
  • Validate with the Ok button.
Published by deri58. Latest update on January 21, 2011 at 12:44 PM by deri58.
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