uTorrent - fast file downloads
22-06-2019, 12:27 | Author: BitTorrent | 1 757 views |
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Edited news: 6-04-2022, 10:27
Reason: Android version update, added xapk version
For the first time, the publicly available version of this client was released on September 18, 2005. After six and a half months, PeerFactor signed a contract with the developer, Ludwig Strigueus, to develop applications for distributing content on the global network.
Since 2011, users have been able to send files via BitTorrent protocol. This was a real breakthrough in the transfer of information: sending "piece by piece" approached people with even the slowest computers.
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uTorrent works on several platforms: Windows, IOS, Android, Mac OS and Linux (server version). Among the programs of peer-to-peer networks, it is downloaded the most. He achieved popularity due to high functionality and low weight.
A file search is built into the application, but more often it downloads torrents from third-party resources on the Internet.
The client is convenient and easy to learn. The menu is standard: settings, help, windows with distributions and with parameters of each of them. The developer recommends upgrading to the Pro version - it has more useful features.
Twenty dollars a year will have to pay for early streaming, built-in file conversion, antivirus and no ads.
Download the program from the developer page. The standard installer opens. Don't miss an important step: add uTorrent to Windows Firewall Exceptions to download content. During the installation process, an offer for downloading the partners' software may come out.
Install the client on a powerful hard drive: performance will be peak. An external disk or flash card will severely curtail the capabilities of the program.
uTorrent for Android
The mobile version has a similar interface and good settings. You can search for files in the system or download them from the browser. From the settings - limiting the use of mobile traffic, then the download will go only when accessing wi-fi.
The application can manage downloads (stop and cancel), shows information about the selected download, displays the process as a percentage and finds files in the device library.
uTorrent for iOS
So far, only the Remote version exists for this platform. But remotely controlling downloads on a computer is also convenient.