IL Download Manager is a Disaster

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Zoolook
 
Aug 11, 2012 (18:35)
Due to a house moving and some technology complications, I had a fresh install of Windows and had to rebuild my FL Studio install from scratch. The new Download Manager is a complete disaster. In the old manager, you could just select a bulk load of samples you needed and walk away, and it would do its thing over the next few minutes or hours.

But no, that's too easy. So we have a new Download Manager that forces you to download one sample at a time, showing each one as 1kb just to make it a little more interesting. If you go to your account and download all content, well then it's even more fun. First of all you download a ZIP file (my first attempt was the 1.5GB orchestral sample CD). Then you have to unzip it, which on Windows 7 on an SSD drive somehow takes 20 mins. Then you have to go to the download manager, and 'install' EACH FREAKING SAMPLE ONE AT A TIME!

Now I know I am missing something really obvious... IL's sense of humour has got the better of them, and they have a little 'install all your samples' button buried in a menu somewhere. Would you mind letting me know where it is?

Thanks in advance...

nickman
 
Aug 12, 2012 (21:21)
I fully sympathise - had the same problem - but...

Zoolook
 
Aug 13, 2012 (3:00)
That's a great tip, thanks.I've got a sinking f...

Perfect Human
 
Aug 13, 2012 (4:49)
Yeah, they seem to be lacking the "get it ...

damo73
 
Aug 13, 2012 (5:24)
I have to agree with this, you cant even scroll...

reflex
Site Admin
Aug 13, 2012 (10:24)
The "online" section of the content l...

Zoolook
 
Aug 14, 2012 (17:56)
Reflex - appreciate the response, thank you. I ...

reflex
Site Admin
Aug 15, 2012 (10:13)
Zoolook wrote:I still don't know how to 'instal...

Sipher
 
Aug 16, 2012 (3:05)
I can sympathize with the other thing needing t...

reflex
Site Admin
Aug 16, 2012 (9:07)
The downloader's UI was changed completely in J...

PW69
 
Aug 16, 2012 (21:19)
nickman wrote: a "download all" butto...
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mikers
 
Aug 16, 2012 (21:30)
Hopefully the download all items will work for ...

Sipher
 
Aug 16, 2012 (23:42)
You can disagree all you like, but it is a long...

underdog81
 
Aug 17, 2012 (1:16)
It could be so simple:1. Install FL Studio2. Cl...

reflex
Site Admin
Aug 17, 2012 (10:29)
Sipher wrote:If you don't think rendering multi...

PW69
 
Aug 17, 2012 (10:46)
mikers wrote:Hopefully the download all items w...

m@RV
 
Aug 18, 2012 (0:36)
There needs to be a simple system so that you c...

Sipher
 
Aug 18, 2012 (13:25)
Sawer, drumaxx, toxic all have very annoying is...

reflex
Site Admin
Aug 18, 2012 (14:22)
m@RV wrote:There needs to be a simple system so...

reflex
Site Admin
Aug 18, 2012 (14:25)
Sipher wrote:Sawer, drumaxx, toxic all have ver...

mikers
 
Aug 22, 2012 (9:26)
PW69 wrote:mikers wrote:Hopefully the download ...

m@RV
 
Aug 22, 2012 (14:20)
reflex wrote:m@RV wrote:There needs to be a sim...

reflex
Site Admin
Aug 22, 2012 (14:40)
m@RV wrote:It didn't in Beta. Maxx's plugins ar...

Danny7220
 
Jul 20, 2013 (9:27)
why cant I download all the fl mobile samples a...

gear==talent
 
Jul 20, 2013 (9:54)
Danny7220 wrote:why cant I download all the fl ...

draeath
 
Jul 23, 2013 (0:29)
This topic was 11 months old... you probably sh...

underdog81
 
Jul 23, 2013 (19:48)
Well, I don't mind. Besides the "Download ...