iDownload Bookmarklet

These instructions will help you make a handy bookmarklet so you can send links from Safari to iDownload.

Step 1: Bookmark This Page

Tap the plus button at the bottom of the screen, then select Add Bookmark.

add bookmark

Save it in your "Bookmarks" folder. Then tap Save.

save bookmark

Step 2: Edit The Bookmark

Tap the Bookmarks button at the bottom of the screen.

open bookmarks

Find the bookmark you just saved ("Open with iDownload").
Tap Edit, then tap on the bookmark itself.

You now need to modify the bookmark URL. Tap the URL field (it begins with "http:"), then remove all the text before the word "javascript". Position the cursor right before the "j" as shown below, then delete till the beginning of the line.

edit bookmark start

The finished URL should look like this:

edit bookmark finish

Step 3: Using The Bookmarklet

When you're surfing the web and find some file you want to download, just tap the bookmarks button, then tap "Open with iDownload".

open bookmarks