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How to change default program to open magnet link in windows?

Recently I installed BitComet. No when I click a torrent magnet link from chrome it opens with BitComet though I changed the settings of BitComet to not to be the default program to open magnet links. ...
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Torrenting crashes internet connection

This only started happening recently, when I torrent something it crashes the router after a while. I noticed with uTorrent it happens almost immediatly and with qBittorrent only after like 10 ...
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How to make uTorrent open magnet links from Google Chrome?

Nothing happens when I click on a magnet:// link on Google Chrome. How to make that when I click on a magnet:// link on Chrome, uTorrent opens it?
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Super slow opening my downloads folder

I have an exe file in my download folder that I half downloaded through utorrent (it's not piracy, a legit file from people who use bittorrent to distribute large files). I think I tried to open it ...
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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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utorrent has crashed. Unable to create crash dump

I am running windows 7 64 bit.My utorrent keeps on crashing today. This is the error report in utorrent. Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application Name: uTorrent.exe ...
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Updating Torrent Trackers Rules

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 same names, too? For example: if these ...
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How can I change a torrent's name?

How can I change a torrent's display name which appears in the torrent client before or after I start any download as shown in the screenshot here below. Kindly suggest any work around.
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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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uTorrent .. How to Set Order in “ Prioritize by file order ”..?

This is cool feature to download TV serial.... But but i want to know how to set order ? If original order is wrong then ? When you use feature " Prioritize by file order " then utorrent downloads ...
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u torrent client crashes everytime a new torrent is added

I have been experiencing this problem for the last few days on my Windows 7 machine. Whenever I try to add a new torrent for download on my u torrent client, it reports an application crash and exits ...
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How to split/divide/break torrent file?

Is there any way to split/divide/break a torrent file into many parts and then download parts with my friends and combine all parts into a single file?
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Is there an automatic way to add trackers to a torrent?

As explained by this answer, adding trackers to torrents may speed up their download, as well as allow you to share the files with more peers. Is there some way by which I can automatically add a ...
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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; I add a torrent, it says starting. Then it stops somehow. And I have to started again

It is really annoying. I don't understand why this is happening. It is not in a queue. And I make sure to press the start right away option. Even so it just stops by itself a minute after being ...
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uTorrent error: Access is denied

When I booted my computer today and opened up uTorrent it went on, as usual, to check the torrents that I had been running before. On one it returned an "Access is denied" error after it had been ...
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Can't select the files in a torrent using utorrent on mac

I would like to download just a few albums from a discography and when I open the .torrent in uTorrent, the window allowing me to select different files opens but when I select the ones I need and ...
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Do Torrents have file quantity limitations? [closed]

Is there a limit to the number of individual files that may be included in the root of torrent? If there is a maximum quantity, what is it? If limits are client / tracker dependent, what are the ...
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uTorrent not starting as “minimized” even though settings have been set appropriately

Whenever I run Bittorrent (Win + Bittorrent + ENTER) it will start minimized to tray. However my settings in uTorrent have been set, yet it isn't starting as "minimized": Does anyone know how do I ...
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Is it ok if torrent has hashfails?

I'm downloading a very big torrent with uTorrent, and it currently has 4 hashfails (like Wasted: 20.0MB (4 hashfails)) - I don't know if the hashfails have already been re-downloaded or fixed. Is ...
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How to import from uTorrent to Torch Browser

How do I import the current active downloads and uploads in uTorrent to Torch browser? Clicking "Add Torrent" in the Torch torrent tab and choosing a .torrent file in my hard disk sets out to ...
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Will Recheck make my torrent good?

I downloaded a torrent file of a TV show from AXN. Many people said that it is a good torrent and they are able to watch it without any problem. In my case I see some black lines and some distortions ...
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Restore IDM and uTorrent state/settings after updating Windows

I want to change my Windows. So all programs deleted. I have many links in my IDM and uTorrent for download. Well , most of them are in download, for example one of them in 30% download and another in ...
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µTorrent auto remove completed download

I am using µTorrent v2. Is it possible to remove a file from µTorrent when a download has finished automatically? I want to keep µTorrent open rather then closing it down.
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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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What do Flags and Reqs mean in uTorrent?

I'm seeding a torrent file in uTorrent, and under Peers tab it shows the following statistics: What do those Flags (some combinations of upper and lower case letters like u, h, i, x, e, p) mean? ...
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Why is uTorrent starting downloading from first if I shutdown and restart my mac

I am using utorrent from long period. But now, I am getting some problem that, If some torrents are downloading and I shutdown and restart my mac. Those downloading torrents appearing in completed tab ...
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How to prevent McAfee LiveSafe from installing uTorrent on my system?

I used to have uTorrent installed on my laptop, but removed it using their uninstaller. Since then, uTorrent has been reappearing every so often. I started to suspect that this was somehow caused by ...
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How do I completely uninstall uTorrent?

I needed to clear up some space on my hard drive, so I decided uTorrent wasn't of much use to me anymore. So I go to Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features to uninstall it. Except... ...
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BSOD: Page fault in non-paged area, Windows 10 [duplicate]

I own a Lenovo Yoga 3 14, Windows 10. Every time I run uTorrent, I would get a BSOD, saying page fault in non-paged area. I have tried running sfc /scannow, disk check, manually reconnecting my ...
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Give higher download priority to specific parts of file in a BitTorrent client?

Generally, and probably for good reason, BitTorrent clients download across all of the file equally based on various other factors. However when downloading some videos I would prefer to get the start ...
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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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downloading torrent on a WiFi connection that requires proxy

our college WiFi does not block torrents but any connection has to be made through a proxy server. when I use my phone as a hot spot, all my torrents download fine. when I use the proxied WiFi ...
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Bittorent and utorrent closes every time I switch it on

This problem has been occurring since the past few months,every time I try opening Bittorrent, it just opens for a few seconds and shuts off, I just have four downloads going on, they aren't active ...
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WSAStartup() failed, or you have the incorrect version of Winsock installed

I tried Googling around for an answer for this problem but I couldn't find one. So I'm posting here for help. When I try to open uTorrent, I get this error: WSAStartup() failed, or you have the ...
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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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Why some utorrent files are very slow in downloading?

Why some utorrent downloading take more time although we have huge speed?? I am downloading a movie from last 1 month which is 97% completed and in that time span i completed downloading 50+ other ...
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Deleted files do not show up in the Recycle Bin

I was deleting old utorrent files (using Remove and Delete torrent + data). But unlike usual, the deleted files did not show up in the Recycle Bin and my hard drive space did not increase. Now I can't ...
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Is there a way to share torrent downloads between users in a same PC?

I'm running uTorrent under Windows 7 Ultimate and I was wondering if there's a way to get uTorrent to download the same torrents for each user in the computer. For instance, let's say I start ...
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DNS resolution failed for every tracker

This is really a weird problem for me guys. My utorrent is not connecting to any tracker. In the logger it says DNS resolution failed for tracker udp://........ DNS resolution failed for ...
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Can I recreate a .torrent file from a torrent in uTorrent

If I have a torrent that I have been seeding for a long time in uTorrent (that I no longer have the .torrent for) that I would like to remove and then use in the future, or transfer to another PC is ...
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How do I create a torrent from direct link?

I want to download a video from web but downloading directly may be interrupted. So, i am trying to find a way that I can download it through torrent, like what Burnbit.com can do. However, I have ...
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New W10 Laptop, BSOD when Torrenting only [duplicate]

I just got this laptop, it's running Windows 10, and it gives me the BSOD restart Page fault in non paged area Only when I'm using uTorrent. I know it's not my ram or hard drive, but I read it ...
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What kind of IP address is this? (WIN-F9PTTKUMI2U:29901)

While downloading a file with μTorrent, I noticed a strange peer with an address that was not an IPv4 or IPv6 address. μTorrent showed it as WIN-F9PTTKUMI2U:29901. What kind of address is this?
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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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Set PC to auto shutdown after a certain period of idle time unless programs are downloading

I was trying to create a scheduled task in Windows 10 in order to shutdown the PC automatically after 90 minutes of idle. The problem is that the system shuts down itself even if utorrent is running ...
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Iptorrents seeding are not working in uTorrent after download?

After finished downloading,it goes inactive. seeding are not working. how do i seed to iptorrents? Please help me.
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Organise utorrent downloads

I would like organize my downloads. I need to keep music in music directory, books in books one. Currently I just cut downloaded source and paste it to my library. But this method is not good since ...
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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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Same Torrent, different client, different results

I was recently downloading an old .wmv file format torrent with a few peers but no seeders. As you can expect it took ages (about four weeks) to download entirely due to the absence of seeds (but I ...