Increase Numbers Of Files To Be Downloaded Simultaneously In IE 8

The earlier version of Internet Explorer browser allows only 2 files to be downloaded concurrently by default. However, the latest version Internet Explorer 8 is introduced with 6 files to be downloaded which is 4 more than its previous version. Sometime users need to download several files at the same time and these limitations make downloading process tiresome. Although this increment is enough but if your requirements are more, then you can increase this limitation up to 10 at a time. Increasing the number of files to be downloaded is not a cumbersome process, rather an easy one. Here, given instructions will surely help you in doing so.

In order to increase files numbers that can be easily download at one time in IE 8, you need to do following things:

  • Open Notepad
  • Copy below given string and paste into notepad
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings]

  • Do remember one thing that you have to delete the quote and retype it. Registry files could not verified string until you delete both quote and retype it because copied value will be varied from valid format. So do it manually instead just copy and paste.
  • Double click on the registry file and go on with UAC prompt by clicking on OK button to confirm that you want to perform action.
  • That’s all.

Once you complete this process, you will be able to download 10 files at a time in Internet Explorer 8.


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