Fix: IDM Has Been Registered With A Fake Serial Number In Windows PC

IDM Has Been Registered With A Fake Serial Number Message Solution:

Internet Download Manager: Nowadays, everyone is using IDM right? Internet download manager or simply IDM is used to download any files from the internet with blazing speed. That is why IDM has become much popular. Have you ever experienced by facing the problem like IDM has been registered with a fake serial number pop up message after installing IDM on your computer/PC? If so, then definitely this article will help you a lot. In this article, I am going to explain how to fix Internet Download Manager (IDM) has been registered with a fake serial number pop up notification in Windows PC. 

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How To Fix IDM Has Been Registered With A Fake Serial Number Notification In Windows PC:

Here I am explaining two simple and easy methods to fix pop-up message without using any software and or without using any fake serial key. So let’s begin.

Method 1:

This is a very simple method to remove IDM has been registered with a fake serial number pop up message. Steps to be followed are:

  • First, open Run Dialog Box by pressing Windows Key+R.
  • Now type regedit and press OK.
  • Then click on HKEY_CURRENT_USER and then navigate to Software and again navigate to Download Manager. (HKEY_CURRENT_USER >>Software >>Download Manager).
  • Then you will see a set of options as shown below.

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  • Now click on CheckUpdtVM to and change the value data to 0.

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That’s it. This is a simple method to fix IDM has been registered with a fake serial number pop up notification on Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10.

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Method 2:

This is another method to fix internet download manager has been registered with a fake serial number pop up notification. This can be done by simply renaming the IDMGrHlp.exe file. Steps to be followed are:

  • First, you have to know where the IDM installed directory is present.  To do this, open window explorer and navigate to program files and find Internet Download Manager folder.
  • Then open Internet Download Manager folder. It will show all files of IDM.
  • Then search for  IDMGrHlp.exe and delete the file.
  • Now copy the idmBroker.exe file and paste it into the same folder.
  • Then you will a file named as idmBroker- Copy.
  • Now rename  idmBroker- Copy file to IDMGrHlp.exe
  • Once you have done all the steps, Restart your system to apply the changes.

That’s it. Now download files through IDM without any pop-up or interruption.

Conclusion:

In this article, I have explained two methods to fix Internet Download Manager has been registered with a fake serial number pop up message/notification. If you face any problems while fixing the IDM has been registered with a fake serial number in Windows PC, feel free to comment below.

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