Often Times when you are downloading a very large file from seedbox the speeds gets a bit slow, one of the best solution is download the file with IDM from the seedbox.

Here is how you do it.

Step 1. Fire up filezilla and login with your credentials.

Step 2 Browse to the file you want to download right click on it and click the copy link to url button


You can use the ftp for browser link that is provided in your initial setup mail , browse to the file and copy the file link address as shown in the screenshot below(It is a better method in my opinion that way you dont have to keep inserting credentials in IDM all the time .

using browser for ftp to download files with idm in seedbox

Step 3. Open IDM and select options(one time operations only)

Selecting options in IDM

Step 4 : Select connections and select 32 as number of connections and click okay

IDM max speed settings for seedbox

Step 5. Fire up IDM(Internet download manager and do as shown in the screenshot.

That’s it your downloads should start working at high speed multisegmented, in case you are using the https links you need not use the login credentials.