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If you download something to usb, is it written on the HD first?

If I set Utorrent to download files to a usb memory stick, will the computer first write the individually downloaded pieces to the local hard drive and then copy them over to the usb or do the packets ...
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How to start uTorrent after Ubuntu update?

Today uTorrent asked me if it could update, and I agreed. After some time, I realized that uTorrent was not going to run by itself. I restarted Ubuntu. Now, when I run uTorrent it doesn't show any ...
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Did something change with uTorrent speed capping?

I download a lot of Linux torrents for testing systems every time there is a new release. And Linux torrents are always seeded well so seeding is not the issue here. Neither is firewall, I have port ...
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Rate limiting uTorrent and Vuze on local network

I'm doing some research about these two clients and for that I need to have a small swarm (40+ clients) that acts just like a normal swarm. I managed to get some virtual machines up and running but ...
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uTorrent automatic scheduling program

I am using utorrent on a mini "home utorrent server" full time. And when I go to bed, I have to manually set up the bandwith limit to max. And in the morning, I have to set it up to, say, 60% of the ...
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changing the location of currently running torrents

My torrents is currently downloading to C:\Users\Joseph\Downloads I want to change it to another location (say C:\Downloads) But of course the torrents (about 5 of them) have not finished ...
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The ratio / availability / added on / completed on / etc info in uTorrent?

In bittorent we have these useful info like: But why don't we have these info in uTorrent? Like say at a glance, I can see the "problematic downloads" in bittorrent: But there's no way for us ...
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Is it possible to tell if a file is valid after an incomplete torrent download?

I'm trying to downloading a torrent file using uTorrent but it only gets to 99.3%... no one else is seeding anymore. If I open the torrent folder I can see all the individual files I'm looking for. ...
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uTorrent slow upload speed with eSata

I noticed that my torrents won't seed at all if I connect my external HDD with a eSATA connection. I switched it back to USB and it's working perfectly fine now. With eSATA it does upload but at a ...
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uTorrent or Transmission web interface hosted on web server

Is it possible to host my Transmission or uTorrent web interface on my web server? They have a local network web interface, and I don't want to port forward... Can I somehow configure it to it to log ...
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µTorrent and Windows 7 RTM x64

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 ...
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How do I troubleshoot a memory leak in µTorrent?

I am trying to download torrents with µTorrent on Windows Vista (I tried multiple versions, from 2.0 to 3.0) but it keeps leaking and reaches up to 500 MB on memory before being terminated. Does ...
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utorrent won't download, I think it's the firewall

I just changed my firewall to webroot. I tried to use utorrent, but the download speed stays at 0. I checked and webroot says that utorrent is allowed, but I can't find any other reason it wouldn't ...
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How does peer resolving in utorrent work in this case?

In utorrent peers tab, i noticed peer, whose ip address was resolved to localhost. When i disabled dns resolving, it displayed ordinary ip address (not 127.0.0.1) . How is it possible to make one's ...
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High speed downloads to NAS via workstation reporting “disk overload”

After a couple of years of down- and uploading files (mostly by torrents) directly to the hard drive of my workstation, I recently set up a NAS to handle storage and the read/write load. That, of ...
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How to run portable utorrent and xbmc live simultaneously from usb flash drive

I have XBMC Live installed on a USB that I can boot directly in to on my laptop. Is it possible for me to run a version of portable utorrent simultaneously with the XBMC Live on the USB and set it up ...
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How to migrate from uTorrent to BitComet

I've been using uTorrent for long time, I have a lot of files for seeding to keep my rates. Now I want to use BitComet client because it looks better for me. The problem is that how to move all ...
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Every time I run uTorrent in Windows 7, I get “Do you want to allow this program to change files on your computer?”

Every time I run uTorrent in Windows 7, I get Do you want to allow this program to change files on your computer? I'm new to Windows 7, and this behaviour is annoying me. Can I make uTorrent a ...
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Where is 'Close when download finished' in uTorrent?

On Windows I had a version of uTorrent that would close the software when the download finishes. I'm on a Mac now, with the latest version, I don't see that option?
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How to host/use a private tracker

How do I use or host a private tracker in u torrent. I need to link my friends torrents and mine. I don't exactly know how these work so I would like some detailed infomation.
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Open Port \Win 7

when doing the download\upload test in UTorrent program it claims my port is not open (Default 17690). After I plugged my machine directly to the modem (suspect of port forwarding not working), ...
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Failed to open my port for upload purpose \ UTorrent

when doing the download\upload test in UTorrent program it claims my port is not open (Default 17690). After I plugged my machine directly to the modem (suspect of port forwarding not working), after ...
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Where is the “stop seeding when target reached” option in uTorrent?

I remember uTorrent once had an option to stop seeding once "seeing goal was reached". Did it go away? I can't find it now (Windows, 2.2.1).
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How many uTorrent clients are running in a network?

I have a router through which 10 PC's are connected to run internet, almost all PC's have uTorrent. I want to detect that how in many PC's uTorrent is running at a time. Is there any way or tool ...
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Will a VPN hide torrent activity from a network admin?

I'm on a college campus, will a VPN be able to hide torrenting activity from a network admin? Just wondering really how VPN works.
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Moving completed download in utorrent for OSX

In Vuze you can right click on a completed file and move it somewhere else. It will continue to seed after it's been moved. Can something like this be done in utorrent?
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What's the difference in using Pause/Stop in µTorrent?

Is there any technical difference in choosing Pause or Stop button to block the download of a torrent in µTorrent?
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uTorrent repeatedly downloads old files from the RSS feed

So I set up uTorrent to automatically download torrents from EZTV search-based RSS feeds. And it works splendidly. I just set feeds to download automatically, and didn't set up smart episode filters ...
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Open containing folder crash

When I click "open containing folder" in either utorrent or chrome the application will crash. Anyone have any ideas as to whats causing this or how I could trouble shoot it? It just started ...
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Relocating Torrent Files and Downloads

Ok, so I recently moved all my .torrent files and the associated downloads into a different folder. For some reason, uTorrent (Mac) can't find the downloaded file, and begins downloading it anew. How ...
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Why do torrents slow down my internet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to avoid bit torrent to degrade my connection performance without limiting bandwidth usage? I'm not a regular "torrenter", but I use µTorrent occasionally to ...
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Why is my upload speed is much less than my download speed?

My download speed can go up to 1 or 2 Mbps but my upload speed barely goes above 100 kbps. I have tried checking on my preferences on my utorrent and also firewall and they all seem to be at optimal ...
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Torrent: Webseed or seeding client on server?

I want to share a file using bittorent which I also offer over http. The torrent should be seeded by a dedicated and a virtual server and by people who are downloading it to lower bandwidth costs. My ...
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Is it possible to download A torrent file completely and quickly with no uploading, but let the file be uploaded by other users after it has finished?

Is it possible to download A torrent file completely and quickly with no uploading, and then after seed the file to be uploaded by other users? I'm finding that the downloading process is incredibly ...
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Other than disabling IPv6, is there a fix for slow utorrent web gui hosted on win7?

Other than disabling IPv6, is there a fix for slow utorrent web gui hosted on win7? When IPv6 is on, accessing my utorrent webui takes forever to ask for credentials. Once it loads, it's fine, but the ...
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Does Torrent traffic to NAS go through my laptop?

If I am running utorrent on my laptop but direct the download file to go to my NAS that is hard wired to the router (Linksys E3000) is the traffic still directed to my laptop then uploaded wirelessly ...
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How can I get Chrome to open, instead of save, torrent files

If I click a link to a torrent file, Chrome always pops up the "Save As" box instead of asking if I want to save or open. How can I change this setting?
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Best bittorent client for Linux [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Torrent client for Ubuntu similar to uTorrent What is a good bittorent client for Linux? So far I used uTorrent on Windows, but recently I moved to Fedora and I saw ...
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Ipfilter.dat for Utorrent, does it matter whether the IPs are sorted?

I've got an Ipfilter.dat file containing IPs I want to block in my Utorrent. Does it matter whether those IPs are sorted asc/descending? And how can I actually check if those IPs are incorporated and ...
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Torrent client for Ubuntu similar to uTorrent

What is the best alternative under Ubuntu for torrent client that has functionality close to uTorrent under Windows? Particularly performance, webgui, folder watch, labeling, compatibility with most ...
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Moving torrents to new Windows: uTorrent

Eventually my hard drive crashed, but I saved Users folder (Win7). Now what's the easiest way to have same torrents on new Windows, but with different root folder for Downloads? I've read Migrating ...
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using torrent encryption

everyone, I have some problem with my torrent, I encrypted my torrent but still can't download files from the net, what may be the problem?
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Manage utorrent webui with a desktop app

Is there a desktop application that lets you connect to a utorrent server? It would be nice to manage my torrents away from my browser. Also it would be nice to just open a .torrent file and make it ...
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How to automatically download torrents through utorrent that are downloaded in firefox

Here's the scenario: I download a .torrent file in firefox. Now I want that utorrent will be able to detect the folder where I save the .torrent file. And it will download it automatically without me ...
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bandwidth problem with utorrent

I think utorrent has been consuming lots of bandwidth and my connection is not that fast. How do I set it so that it consumes the less possible bandwidth? I've tried setting its download and upload ...
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Why has my torrent slowed down?

I was just downloading a torrent on Utorrent, and it was going about 400kbs and all of a sudden slowed down to 0.1 - 0.4kbs for no apparent reason. I don't know much about torrents, so can anybody ...
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utorrent clogs normal browsing

I don't use torrents often so this may be just something simple I overlooked. When using uTorrent (haven't tried any other clients for now), although download+upload speed are not 10% of my ...
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Link multiple uTorrent

With Dropbox, I can have multiple computers watch a synced folder for .torrent files to begin downloads, but then they each download it - separately. How can I have my uTorrent instances share ...
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Failure: This torrent is not registered with this tracker

I'm trying to hop on a torrent that I know has activity, because different websites show that there are seeders and leechers. However, in utorrent I can't download anything or connect to anyone. ...
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Run computer with SSH only

I use my Ubuntu computer for downloading torrents via utorrent. I use a webui to control utorrent and i then move the files it has downloaded to different folders using ssh commands (Movies, Music ...