[How To Fix] IDM Has Been Registered With Fake Serial Key

if you actually used a a crack version of internet download manager and did not configure or arrange the crack well then you should expect this “IDM has been registered with fake serial key” so if you actually purchased the software then you can easily report to them and they will have it fixed as soon as possible.

fix, idm has been registered with fake serial keyBut for those who downloaded IDM crack from the internet and the instruction provided was not fully correct or even outdated then the message will pop up always and you will be unable to use the download manager for your downloads anymore and you know there is nothing as downloading with internet download manager and not enjoy he spend which it gives.

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To the main aim of this post is to fix internet download manager software which has already been registered with fake serial keys, so lets go straight to what we can do.

How to Stop IDM From say “IDM Has Been Registered With Fake Serial Key” Easy Steps

This is a very easy procedure and won’t take more than 10 minute or less to fix, please follow exactly what I say and you will be successful in correcting this problem. Follow step by step

Step 1

Uninstall the current Internet Download Manager software before taking this actions below to avoid any mix up, so it will look we are starting afresh. But please make sure you have the IDM setup file to install after uninstalling

Step 2

you have to locate you hosts file in your computer and edit it. For those that don’t know how to locate the host file of their computer, all you have to do is follow this pattern

c:/windows/system32/drivers/etc/host file

Step 3

Once you have locate the host file, open the host file in notepad and edit it. Add this at the bottom of the file in the noteped tonec.com www.tonec.com registeridm.com www.registeridm.com secure.registeridm.com internetdownloadmanager.com www.internetdownloadmanager.com secure.internetdownloadmanager.com mirror.internetdownloadmanager.com mirror2.internetdownloadmanager.com

Once you are done with this , save the notepad  and exit the window.

Now, Install a new Internet download manager software and Google a serial key and use it to register the software and the “IDM has been registered with fake serial key” won’t show anymore on your computer.

I hope it worked for you? if it did not please kindly use the comment box and i will get across to you as soon as possible


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