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Trying to download a torrent with magnet link can not get this to work with q bit torrent and Firefox, please help I am new to Linux

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marked as duplicate by dobey, vasa1, Radu Rădeanu, don.joey, jokerdino Aug 17 '13 at 16:34

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Ubuntu likely came with Transmission Bit Torrent Client. Set that as your default client and everything should work fine

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