Internet Download Manager- Watch Videos While Downloading.

How to Watch Videos While Downloading With Internet Download Manager.



1. Go to any Video Streaming Website. For example go to

2. Select any video and download the video using Internet Download Manager. I’m selecting my own video from my channel.

*Note- You’ll have to Enable the option of  “Show Hidden Files, Folders and Drives” from-

Control Panel >Folder Options > View.

3. While Downloading (Atleast 20% Downloaded) …Go to-

C:Users(Your User Name)AppDataRoamingIDMDwnlData(Your User Name)

& Then Click the Date Modified Tab to get the current downloading video folder on the top.
4. Find and Go to that folder. Then just double click on the file below the log file.
5. An “Open with” Dialog will appear. Open the file via “VLC Media Player“.
6. Enjoy the video streaming offline (In VLC Media Player) while downloading.