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I created a torrent but it cannot be downloaded

I created a torrent via Transmission, the source file is in my Downloads folder, but it can not be downloaded to any device. Magnet link opens torrent, but torrent doesn't start downloading. Magnet ...
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I cannot download torrents any more! Files I download from torrent sites have the extension .exe

I recently tried to download a few torrents from various sites and found that the file extension of all the files I try to download is .exe, which neither transmission nor vuze nor I know what to do ...
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Enquiry about 64 bit ubuntu for x86 64 (intel 64 bit ) computers? [duplicate]

The new ubuntu (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) dont have a 64 bit desktop release for intel computers ? 64 bit is only for AMD? I dont see X86_64 in the following link, please clarify. ...
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Can't set Transmission to download files [duplicate]

Just installed Ubuntu 12. on my new computer. When trying to download files I want to use Transmission but after I choose a file to download Transmission is not in the list of programs to run with ...
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What software can I use to download torrents [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10, Saucy Salamander. I would like to install a different Linux distribution, but all of my download crash. I want to use a torrent instead. What software can I install to ...
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Is there any way to automatically download torrents? [duplicate]

I want to be able to set up downloads of weekly TV shows so the .torrent is automatically downloaded to my computer, ie. I just tell the program that I want (for example) Adventure Time to download as ...
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How do I download Ubuntu using BitTorrent on Windows?

I am trying to download and install Ubuntu. I was told that downloading a torrent was a good option, as it can deal with interrupted downloads very well. Where should I go to download an Ubuntu ...
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Deluge torrent downloads disorganized/reset after 12.10 upgrade

I upgraded to 12.10 today and noticed that the torrents I'm seeding went to 0% so I have to download it again. I checked Deluge's preferences and found that after the upgrade the downloads pathway ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 torrent trackers down for you?

are the Ubuntu 12.10 torrent trackers down for you? http://torrent.ubuntu.com:6969/announce http://ipv6.torrent.ubuntu.com:6969/announce Their status for me is: Not Working I am using qbittorrent ...
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Is there an official torrent for 12.10?

I like using torrents for many reasons: faster downloads, and I want to be able to give back, reducing load on Canonical's servers. Is there an official torrent for Ubuntu 12.10?
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How do i download a torrent in deluge? [duplicate]

I am trying to download a torrent. I try to navigate to the magnet link, but my web browser asks me what program the link should open with. I tried to find browse to deluge in the window, but it's no ...
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710 views

How do I easily download Ubuntu ISOs via bittorrent from the command line?

I want to download an Ubuntu ISO, preferably over bittorrent, and verify its integrity. Currently, the following steps are required: start web browser, go to ubuntu.com, find download link find gpg ...
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Download Ubuntu 12.04 through Vuze?

I have Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my system. Now as Ubuntu 12.04 is released I want to download the latter through Vuze. So how to download the Ubuntu 12.04 disk image in Vuze?
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How to download 12.04 with resume option?

I would like to download latest ubuntu 12.04 LTS. But, I have a lousy connectivity. Is there torrent-like download available which I can pause and resume?
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1answer
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Is there a Unity launcher progress bar for Transmission?

Like UnityFox (and the Nautilus launcher), is there a way to have Transmission's launcher show the progress of a download?
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Why isn't Transmission working?

I'm using the latest version of Ubuntu and Transmission. According to Transmission, the file I am downloading has 0 peers and is idle, even though there are a few peers seeding it. Here's a batch ...
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Why does Transmission BitTorrent client say “could not connect to tracker”?

I recently cannot download anything via transmission and the download process remains idle("downloading from 0 of 0 connected peers"). Going through properties> trackers, I see "could not connect to ...
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Is the Ubuntu direct download exactly the same as the torrent?

Is the default download of ubuntu-11.10-desktop-i386.iso identical to the torrent ubuntu-11.10-desktop-i386.iso.torrent? I'm asking because am finding the direct download 25% faster, but would be ...
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Why does my Transmission client tell me my tracker list contains invalid URLs?

When I type in custom trackers into the tracker list, and try to save the list I get a message saying: List contains invalid URLs Am I doing something wrong?