iMesh Frequently Asked Questions

The most frequently asked questions are answered here, so make sure to give it a good read before you contact support and interrupt them from their eternal coffee break...

General

Yes it is. You can use iMesh to download music and videos from other peers.

Some of the content on iMesh requires an active Premium Subscription in order to be downloaded (this content is identified by Gold CD icons in your search results.)

No, you can use iMesh without registering a free account, but many core features require that you have an account (e.g. downloading.)

 

Registering an account is totally free, only takes a minute, but enables tons of features that simply wouldn't work otherwise.

iMesh 10 has many great new features:

 

  • • Faster Downloads
  • • Millions of songs and videos to download and listen to
  • • New Library Views
  • • iPod & MP3 player support
  • • Cool features like playlists, moods, artist biographies, and discographies
  • • It's 100% legal to use.
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iMesh also features a vibrant community including user profiles, instant messaging, friends lists, and many more features making this the friendliest, most collaborative iMesh yet.

  • Windows media files: asf, asx, avi
  • Windows media Audio files: wmv, wax, wm, wma, wmd, wmx, wmz, wvx
  • Movie files: mpeg, mpg, mpa, mpe, m1v, mp2, mp2v
  • MP3 audio files: mp3

Using iMesh is 100% legal.

 

The service employs state of the art filtering technology, and is approved by the major record labels and RIAA. Downloading from iMesh is entirely legal, and will not get you in any kind of trouble whatsoever.

Discover lets you browse millions of songs by genre, artists, moods and more.
Each artist page contains the artist's discography, related artists, bio, videos, and online fans.

With a Premium Subscription, you can download unlimited Premium ( ) tracks, and play them for as long as your subscription remains active.

 

You can also opt to buy your favorite songs so that they remain playable regardless of your subscription status.

Yes you can. You can purchase Premium Tracks in order to transfer them to a Windows 7 Logo branded MP3 player.

You can also get a ToGo Subscription and transfer unlimited tracks to your device!

 

For a list of devices compatible with the ToGo subscription, please visit:

Windows 7 Logo branded MP3 Players.

You can right-click any Premium Track in the Search or Library section, and either click Download, or Buy Song.

Yes you can. You can purchase Premium Tracks in order to transfer them to an iPod device (purchases are MP3s).

You can right-click any Premium Track in the Search or Library section, and either click Download, or Buy Song.

 

Note: The iPod Touch and iPhone are not supported yet.

The iMesh community focuses on music and short videos. As such, only music and short video files are supported.

Yes you can. Free Tracks ( ) can be burned to a CD for free.

 

Premium Tracks ( ) need to be purchased in order to be burned to a CD. 

Click here to visit the password retrieval system.

No, you will need to register a new account in iMesh once you install it.

Only accounts created in iMesh 6 and up will work with the new iMesh.

 

If you have a newer account, but have forgotted your password, click here.

No, iMesh is 100% clean, and does not include any spyware or adware.

  • Operating System:
  • Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7.
  • iMesh is not supported on Windows 95, NT, 98, Me or Macintosh.
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  • Processor:
  • 800 MHz minimum required (single or dual processor system); Intel Pentium/Celeron family, or AMD K6/Athlon/Duron family, or compatible processor recommended.
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  • Memory:
  • 256 megabytes (MB) of RAM or higher recommended.
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  • Hard Drive:
  • Approximately 45 MB for iMesh, and 18 MB for Windows Media Player if it is not already installed.
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  • Software:
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 and above.
  • To download the the latest Internet Explorer from Microsoft, click here.
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  • Windows Media Player 11 or higher.
  • To download the latest Windows Media Player from Microsoft, click here.
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  • An internet connection is required for registration and downloads.
Instant Messages

Yes, you can share photos with the person you're talking with on iMesh's instant messaging.

 

You cannot share any other types of files through the instant messaging feature.

Not at all, instant messaging in iMesh is free like the rest of the software, and is there for everyone.

Technical Troubleshooting

This error occurs during the uninstall process, and causes the uninstall to fail.

To fix this problem, please perform the following steps:

Open iMesh and click Menu > File > Exit.

 

Now go to www.iMesh.com, download the latest version of iMesh, and install it. This will overwrite the one that you already have installed.

 

After completing the iMesh installation, uncheck the "Run iMesh now" option in the installer, then click Finish.

You may now proceed with uninstalling iMesh via the Windows Control Panel, and it should successfully uninstall this time around.

Get started

No, you can use iMesh without registering a free account, but many core features require that you have an account (e.g. downloading.)

 

Registering an account is totally free, only takes a minute, but enables tons of features that simply wouldn't work otherwise.

Yes it is. You can use iMesh to download music and videos from other peers.

Some of the content on iMesh requires an active Premium Subscription in order to be downloaded (this content is identified by Gold CD icons in your search results.)