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What does Peer dl. mean in bittorrent?

I'm seeding a torrent file in bittorrent, and under Peers tab it shows a column called Peer dl. What does that mean and what do the numbers in the column mean?
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uTorrent displays a nonexisting local IP address as replicated ghost peers when there is no actual peers

This happens only when the torrent has no real peers. When there is at least one real peer connected, this doesn't happen. The address 192.168.56.1 is not configured to be used for any purpose. There ...
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Torrent ports and firewalls

I use this uTorrent program, under its settings 'Listening port' I set up a port of 46301, and also open that port in firewall. But whoever connects to me to leech, they connect to random ports ...
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torrent program, pulling from rss, but only downloading for a set time limit per torrent?

I primarily use µTorrent, so if it can be done with µTorrent that would be great. but am open to other options, even on other platforms if necessary. I'm looking for the ability to pull torrents from ...
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Utorrent checks files after every reboot/shut down

I have searched all over the internet but cant find any solution. I am using windows 7 and utorrent. Whenever shutdown is given and if there are active downloads , utorrent checks those file on next ...
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Utorrent Fails to Load all my torrent files

This morning I fired up my UT but none of my torrent files get loaded in UT. Can somebody help? Things I tried: Torrent Files Storage location working fine. I also backed up my Utorrent Profile ...
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uTorrent Port Forwarding Issue

I have successfully forwarded the necessary port on my router, yet uTorrent still reports that the port is not open. The machine running uTorrent is an older box running Vista. UPNP has been ...
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utorrent connecting to random hosts when there are no active torrents

Even when there are no active torrents, utorrent connects to no. of hosts as seen through resource monitor. The network activity is usually around 1-2 kbps ul/dl(when no active torrents). I wanted to ...
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Direct Download By uTorrent

Instead of using flashget , internet download manager or any other download manager program Is that possible that i can download any file other than torrent files by utorrent ?
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Adding peers from another torrent with different hash values

I found two exact torrent files (same in size) with two different hash values. Since the contents of the files were the same and the number of seeds was very less, I thought that I could connect the ...
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port is not open in torrent client even though it was forwarded

I have a problem with port forwarding with my torrent. The port check tool says that it is open, the firewall exception says so as well. But, the test by the client does not. I don't know why. Can ...
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uTorrent DHT patch == privacy threat?

There are releases of uTorrent with DHT Patch and I was wondering if they do not pose a privacy threat. DHT Patch is basically a patch, that allows you to use DHT on torrents marked with private ...
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How to override global rate limit for individual torrent file?

I want to seed 1 torrent file with unlimited upload bandwidth and unlimited uploads slots. I have a global upload limit 38 and limit upload slots per torrent 1 how to override that?
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How to know if an application is using system proxy and tor network?

I'm using socks proxy to connect to Tor network by Vidalia (relay) and it's working fine. I have set the system proxy via Control panel » Internet options to use socks proxy. So no need to add ...
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Download only a part of a torrent movie

I am working on a media project that contains little clips from movies and I wonder if there any way to avoid downloading all of the data instead only the specified parts of the movies?
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How do torrent clients like Utorrent work behind the scenes? [closed]

I am looking to write my own small scale torrent client, similar to Utorrent. However I am unsure of how to even begin to establish a connection to the different seeders. Once I have a torrent file ...
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μTorrent: How do we get the “added” date of a torrent file?

How can we get the actual date/time that a torrent file was added? In the μTorrent client, only an estimate of "2 months ago" is shown:
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Windows 7 freezes while watching videos with uTorrent opened

I having a problem with my new computer. And I think it's related with my graphic card. I have a Nvidia MSI 770 OC TF, with MSI motherboard. It works fine, and run games like Assassin's Creed 4 to ...
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Automatically add torrents to uTorrent

I'm trying to automatically add torrents to uTorrent. I tried using the RSS feed feature, but the RSS feed I'm getting my torrents from updates too fast and if my computer isn't running there will be ...
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How do I set uTorrent to download files in priority of their naming order?

I'm trying to watch a TV series that is being downloaded kinda slow, but the speed is enough to get the next episode and start downloading the one following it. uTorrent allows some control over which ...
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utorrent doesn't close when I close it

If I "close" the utorrent program, why doesn't it stop? I had about 15 torrents active, many of them nowhere near completion. Late at night, I "closed" the utorrent program (using the "X" button) and ...
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Updating Torrent Trackers Rules

Hello to all the community. Question: If I Have A Couple Of Torrents That Have The Same Contents , and I Want to Update it's Trackers, is it necessary for these Torrents(contents) to Have The Exact ...
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u torrent client crashes everytime a new torrent is added

I have been experiencing this problem for last few days on my windows 7. Whenever i try to add a new torrent for download on my u torrent client it reports an application crash and exits creating a ...
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How can I skip a file I already downloaded & deleted, and resume the torrent?

Whilst downloading a torrent, I decided I didn't want a particular file any more. I paused uTorrent, right-clicked the file in the list, and chose Don't Download. Then I deleted the file. When I ...
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Using different Internet connections with different applications

I have both a WiFi connection and a Internet enabled dongle. What I hope to do is to use the WiFi for µTorrent and my dongle for my chrome browser. Is this possible? I found some articles about using ...
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uTorrent download limit cancels transmissions

I have the latest uTorrent (v3.3.2) on Windows 7 64-bit. I've been noticing lately that when I set a global download limit of any kind, uTorrent will stop downloading and uploading completely. It's ...
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What does randomly colored availability bar mean?

I noticed that a certain torrent, which was the last one in the torrent list, had a strangely colored availability bar. After exceeding the magical number 256, the bar weirds out. Color of the bar ...
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Is there a way to group several torrents for easier torrent list management?

By default, the main window has each torrent listed individually. I'd like to place some torrents in a "folder" (imagine collapsing a branch in a tree view list). Is there a way to group torrents and ...
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If I disable the 'Write out finished pieces immediately' Disk Cache option, at what frequency will finished pieces be written to the disk?

In uTorrent, if I disable the 'Write out finished pieces immediately' option in 'Preferences » Advanced » Disk Cache » Enable caching of disk writes', how frequent will finished pieces be written to ...
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Why My torrent downloading hangs my computer?

I am downloading a game, it is almost 90% complete. Now, when I open my utorrent software, it hangs my computer. I am trying to copy-paste that game so that I can save that 90% file but its not ...
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Why is my download status stuck at 19.7%?

I do have an (albeit small) upload limit set, so my computer is seeding the torrent for other users, however my down limit is 200 and uTorrent is stuck at 19.7%. The down speed is either blank, which ...
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How to gather *prompt* window from secondary screen no longer attached (using Windows 7)

I use a Windows 7dell laptop sometimes connected to a docking station with dual monitors attached (to the dock). It's not uncommon for me to sleep the computer, undock, and resume elsewhere. ...
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uTorrent 3.3.2 seeding status - peer connected but not uploading

I have installed new stable version of uTorrent 3.3.2 and have some weird issued by uploading to peers. Port is opened and forwarded (green check icon) same settings as in old 2.2.1 but users can't ...
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IPtorrent not working

using utorrent version 3.3.2 specified by Iptorrens website. still not able to upload or download anything. Piratebay torrents work fine though. *Firewall blocks the ports. but when I disable the ...
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How do I remove Ads in *new* Utorrent 3.3.2?

How do I remove this pesky ad bar in Utorrent? I already removed most of these idiotic messages, with the help of How do I remove the ADs in uTorrent?, but one remains:
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Prioritize a peer?

I'm a Utorrent user, and am currently seeding a rather large file set. I have allocated a seedbox that I want to use to share the torrent with much higher bandwidth than I currently have. However, ...
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How to forward uTorrent port on DD-WRT?

I have uTorrent 3.3.2 installed on two computers and on both computers it says that the port is not properly forwarded when I do the built-in port test. I followed this guide to forward the ports. ...
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resume download of utorrent files

I was downloading a file using utorrent, I clicked 'pause' and then restarted my pc. When I started download, it started from the beginning. Can I pause and then resume so I don't need to start all ...
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Power Failures and Torrent Download

I am downloading a large torrent. I had 2 power failures during the download. Will this affect the file integrity? The torrent client did not seem to run a check once I booted up after power was ...
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How to re-claim my uTorrent Remote Access computer name?

I enabled uTorrent Remote Access when I was using Windows 7. After upgrading to Windows 8, I installed uTorrent & restored its data & settings from backup. After that, uTorrent failed to ...
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my torrent speed is slower all of the sudden [closed]

Last year when I tried to download torrent the speed was around 120 kb/s, but now it's only 10 kbs/s. I'm really confused here. I have been trying everything that I could find on the internet but ...
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How to download files in torrents sequentially

I am downloading some TV Series using uTorrent . But I want to download on the basis of the episode ( File name ) sequentially . So I want the 4th episode to start downloading only after the first ...
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Why is the application not visible from user account?

I have two accounts on my Win7 computer: "admin" and "user". I use "admin" account and my wife uses "user" account. There is an application (uTorrent) that I have installed on my PC. I can see it in ...
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How to run utserver on Debian Wheezy 7.1?

On Debian Whezy 7.1, after installing OpenSSL as http://support.rstudio.org/help/kb/advanced/installing-openssl-098-on-debian-7-wheezy directs, I cant run utserver, where on Squeeze it was running out ...
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Windows 7 x64 repeatedly crashing due to high speed torrent download through uTorrent

My windows 7 x64 keeps on crashing when downloading some torrent which attains high speed. I've installed a software called WhoCrashed and tried to analyze the problem. I'm out of my wits as to why ...
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How to uninstall V9 search engine?

Problem I have installed UTorrent couple of days back and it silently (FYI, I unchecked the "Install V9 Toolbar") installed a search engine called V9. It annoys me as it has been set as a default ...
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What do the color codes mean for file blocks?

While using uTorrent 3.4 alpha I couldn't help but notice that file blocks have various colors, but what do they mean? On the screenshot I painted some of the most often appearing colors, but there ...
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Bluescreen error when trying to download anything using either of the torrent client

I have window 7 x64 bit running over my laptop and when i am trying to download anything using torrent magnet my laptop crashes and gives out a blue screen error. I also tried uninstalling the ...
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Computer won't wake from S3 if utorrent is running

I have a win7 x64 machine with utorrent installed. I could always put the machine into S3 sleep mode without any problem, even when utorrent was running. Yesturday, I found out that my computer won't ...
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If i edit a torrent's downloaded file(s) will they count as a seed?

Like if I edit a file's ID3 on itunes or if I change the contents of a file. Put simply if I modify a downloaded torrent's files in any way.