Problem with Internet Download Manager / ESS

Discussion in 'ESET Smart Security' started by berryracer, Nov 18, 2011.

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  1. berryracer

    berryracer Suspended Member

    When I download large files that contain multiple parts, my Internet Download Manager gives me an error saying

    "Cannot open local file for writing while joining downloaded parts into one

    When I contacted the IDM Support, this was their reply:

    What setting do you think that I should change in ESS to help fix this issue?

    Last edited: Nov 18, 2011
  2. Marcos

    Marcos Eset Staff Account

    Does disabling real-time or web protection during the download make a difference? Do you use default settings, ie. web protection was not set to check the download manager's communication in active mode?
  3. berryracer

    berryracer Suspended Member

    Well i'm trying a download now with the Protection disabled to see if it makes a difference.

    But this error happens randomly sometimes, so if it did work this time isn't a guarantee that the issue is resolved

    But let's try

    Ill report back

    Standby please
  4. Robin A.

    Robin A. Registered Member

    Another possibility is to change the IDM configuration so that it doesn´t segment the downloads. When the download uses the full bandwidth available, this doesn´t degrade significantly the net download speed.
  5. berryracer

    berryracer Suspended Member

    It downloaded fine while Antivirus protection was disabled

  6. berryracer

    berryracer Suspended Member

    k Ill try that too thanks for your suggestion man
  7. Marcos

    Marcos Eset Staff Account

    Wasn't a part of the file detected and removed before IDM could assemble the final file from all of the parts?
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