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I have read some places that µTorrent doesn't cooperate well with Windows 7 x64. What I have read was about the beta and RC versions though.

Does anyone have any experiences using it in the RTM version?

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Cool. Will accept this as answer since you have the least rep, and you took the time of taking a screen shot :p –  Svish Aug 19 '09 at 12:05
    
There is no proof that is Windows 7 about page, it could be Vista :) –  Diago Aug 19 '09 at 12:07
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@Diago: OK, I will post a new screenshot. –  TFM Aug 19 '09 at 12:11
    
@TFM - I was having some fun with this one but thanks :) –  Diago Aug 19 '09 at 12:17
    
I know, but it was not a big deal to get a new screenshot, I owe it to Svish after the nice gesture. –  TFM Aug 19 '09 at 12:19
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The only real problem is likely if you set the downloads folder to be some folder under 'Program Files (x86)', I think it defaults to your vista/7 'Downloads' folder now, but for a while it did default to a subfolder of the installation path.

As with any program under vista/7, write access to 'Program Files'/'Program Files (x86)' is severely curtailed, even when granted administrative rights via UAC.

It's possible this would be a source of problems for people with 7 in the past, especially if they did an inplace upgrade from XP where the program files folder would be the location for downloaded torrents.

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I'm running it on x64 RTM with no problems.

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utorrent works well in windows 7. i have a copy from msdnaa and i use utorrent daily with no problem

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uTorrent works perfectly in Windows 7 RTM.

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I don't know about the RTM, but I have been using it on Windows 7 x64 RC for several months without any problems at all. I would expect the same, or better, behavior from RTM.

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nice. guess I'll dare try it out then. thanks :) –  Svish Aug 19 '09 at 12:05
    
Me too. x64 rc7100. –  Mark Aug 20 '09 at 4:41
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