Have you been in a situation of downloading a file on Baidu and you are not from China or you live outside China? I know how difficult this could be when you don’t have an on account on Baidu, creating an account on Baidu can be as tough as hell since the platform makes it necessary you own a Chinese phone number for verification.
In this tutorial, I will show you how you can download large files and as many more on Baidu without an account or having to install the PC client on your computer.
- Google translate addon for chrome (since you don’t speak or read Chinese you need a translator to help you with that)
- Google Chrome browser
- Internets download manager
- Tampermonkey Beta: this addon helps you with the manipulation of pages with the help of a script
- Costnow Script: also used to manipulate pages.
- If you don’t have chrome browser on your system you can download from here
- Open your chrome browser and click on menu button⇒more tools⇒extension and toggle on the developer mode (located at the top right bar)
- Now go to chrome extension web store to install the required addons for the task
- Search and install Tampermonkey Beta
- After installation of Tampermonkey Beta click on the tampermonkey beta icon located at the top right corner of your browser
- Click on create new script, clear the default code and paste the code below into the editor section and click on save.
- You must have installed the google translate and internet download manager
How To Use Google Translate On Baidu Site
After your successful installation of the addon, visit the Baidu page you want to download from, click on the google translate icon and click on translate this page, wait for some seconds for the page to be translated to English.
On the Baidu page, select the file you would like to download, finish the captcha verification process and you are good to go.
Use Of Internet Download Manager
The internet download manager addon serves as your download client since you don’t have Baidu account to download with.
- Chrome browser download link
- Tampermonkey download link
- chrome web store
- Internet Download Manager
- Costnow script download link