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Should I remove Download Accelerator Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
57% remove it43% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,231
United States Rank #32,174
Reach 0.0100%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.16 days
299.70 days >
Average installed length: 157.47 days


5.0.1 2.84%
4.5.49 9.22%
4.5.47 6.38%
4.5.45 3.55%
4.5.43 6.38%
4.5.41 2.13%
4.5.39 1.42%
4.5.37 0.71%
4.5.35 3.55%
4.5.33 7.80%
4.5.31 2.13%
4.5.29 11.35%
4.5.27 13.48%
4.5.25 3.55%
4.5.23 1.42%
4.5.21 2.13%
4.5.17 2.13%
4.5.15 2.13%
4.5.13 2.13%
4.5.11 1.42%
4.5.9 0.71%
4.5.8 1.42%
4.5.7 0.71%
4.5.4 0.71%
4.5.2 2.84%
4.5.1 4.96%
4.4.1 0.71%
4.2.2 1.42%
4.2.0 0.71%

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Download Accelerator Manager

What is Download Accelerator Manager?  (from Tensons)

Download Accelerator Manager (DAM) empowers you to download Internet files and save Web videos, music from sites easily with the fastest speed. Download Accelerator Manager is a perfect tool to capture and download Web media for Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, and Opera browsers. With DAM, you can increase ...  Read more


Download Accelerator Manager is a program developed by Tensons. The most used version is 4.5.27, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is daman.exe. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 4.73 MB (4,961,391 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 22% of users of Download Accelerator Manager come from India, it is also popular in the United States and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tensons.com
Help link: www.tensons.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Tensons\Download Accelerator Manager
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Tensons\Download Accelerator Manager\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 4.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Download Accelerator Manager

Program executable:daman.exe
Name:Download Accelerator Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\tensons\download accelerator manager\daman.exe
Additional files:
  • NpDam.dll - Download Accelerator Manager (DAM)
  • DamLinkHandler.dll - Download Accelerator Manager
  • DownloadAcceleratorManager.exe
  • MediaGrabber.exe - DAM MediaGrabber
  • mgrabber.exe
  • MgDll.dll - MgDll
  • DamBho.dll
  • Interop.ShDocVwS.dll - Assembly imported from type library SHDocVw
  • uninstall.exe
  • WRCsetup.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • daman.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Download Accelerator Manager' and executes as C:\Program Files\Tensons\Download Accelerator Manager\daman.exe /s.
  • DownloadAcceleratorManager.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Download Accelerator Manager' and executes as C:\Program Files\Tensons\Download Accelerator Manager\DownloadAcceleratorManager.exe /s.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • daman.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Tensons\Download Accelerator Manager\daman.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:17.02 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0010072322%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00051761%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00048963%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,200,558
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:117 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Download Accelerator Manager?

Quickly and completely remove Download Accelerator Manager from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Download Accelerator Manager from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Download Accelerator Manager, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Download Accelerator Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 57%
Keep it 43%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.45%
Windows 8 34.75%
Windows XP 5.67%
Windows Vista 2.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.37%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.02%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.51%
Windows 7 Professional 7.09%
Windows 10 Pro 7.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.85% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 21.85%
  United States 16.56%
  United Kingdom 6.62%
  Philippines 3.97%
  BD 3.31%
  Canada 2.65%
  South Africa 2.65%
  IQ 1.99%
  Sri Lanka 1.99%
  Italy 1.99%
  Greece 1.99%
  Indonesia 1.99%
  Iran 1.99%
  NG 1.99%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.49%
Hewlett-Packard 23.08%
Acer 15.38%
ASUS 5.13%
Sony 5.13%
Intel 3.85%
Lenovo 3.85%
Toshiba 3.85%
Samsung 2.56%
Sahara 2.56%
American Megatrends 2.56%
Common models
HP-Pavilion KQ505AAR-ABA ... 2.91%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.91%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.91%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 1.94%
Dell Latitude E6410 1.94%
Dell Inspiron 3542 1.94%


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