Applications used to access the peer-to-peer file sharing protocol known as torrents. Tag should be only used for questions on installing and configuring torrent clients for Ubuntu.

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Bittorrent clients don't remember my “save-to” or “move-completed-torrents-to” locations

I'm using Transmission BitTorrent client and whenever I start the computer it forgets the location where I told it to save my completed downloads as well as incomplete download location! I have to ...
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How to lock Deluge's configuration files to prevent their modification?

I'm setting up a seedbox for 3 users on Ubuntu Server 15.04. Each user runs his copy of deluged and deluge-web and has its home directory where deluge's configuration files reside. I optimized the ...
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Torrent Software Download Help [duplicate]

I was wondering if someone could tell me what to do with a downloaded Torrent file.
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Magnet Links open Deluge but don't start the torrent

Initially, clicking a magnet link would do nothing, but after some research, I ran the following command: xdg-mime default deluge.desktop x-scheme-handler/magnet Now, as the title says, clicking a ...
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How to route transmission traffic

Trying to get Transmission to only use my wifi interface (wlan0), while everything else uses ethernet (eth0). I was able to bind Transmission to the wlan0 IP but can't get it to work unless I ...
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Which is the best torrent client for Ubuntu 14.10? [duplicate]

I searched utorrent site, but it is given for lower versions of ubuntu. Which one do you suggest ?
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How do I associate torrent files with Vuze?

OS: 14.04 Browser: Firefox Firefox is only saving torrent files to hard drive. How do I associate .torrent files with Vuze so it opens the client automatically?
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qBittorrent network problems - doesn’t check torrents

I did a recent clean install of Lubuntu 14.10 on an old netbook. I then installed qBittorrent as main client torrent. From qBittorrent I added a couple of torrents that were already present into the ...
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Why my torrent clients keep crashing?

I have UBUNTU 12.04 32b installed on my laptop and I am having problem with my torrent clients. After working perfectly for some time they unexpectedly stop (and without any warning). This happened ...
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Torrent doesn't upload

I have a laptop which has windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04LTS installed. Windows seeds the torrent back but Ubuntu doesn't. I have tried several client on Ubuntu but I got the same issue. It can Download ...
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How can I create torrent files from transmission or deluge using GUI?

I can't find anywhere to 'create file' in Transmission/Deluge.
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Batch export torrent files from KTorrent

To export single torrent file: Right mouse click -> Advanced -> Export Torrent To export n torrent files: ???
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Torrents on a headless server

I am running a home headless server and I want it to be able to download torrents for each of the home users. I was looking at Transmission (with its transmission-remote frontend) but I don't like ...
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Using rss in Qbittorrent

How to make qbittorent download episode as soon as it's out there? what are rss rules for instance? I'm kinda lost on that section I don't want to download previous episodes, otherwise I'll end up ...
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How to play downloaded movies by torrent?

I have downloaded the movie (chef) with help of transmission bittorrent file it was successfully downloaded. It was in form of zip folder when exerted it is asking the password. There is small file ...
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Problem to use µTorrent

I'm with problem to install µTorrent I used this command in this link And appear this message I want to make download files in thepiratebay.se but the most files it can't be make using bit ...
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Which bit-torrent app has these specific features?

I'm searching for an Ubuntu bit-torrent client that has these two features: Start the download when idle (and pause download when user interacts with system) Download files in sequential order
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Magnet link sometimes does not open Transmission

After doing a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04, Magnet links sometimes do not open Transmission, Its my only torrent client and i need to restart mt computer to get it working. How can i fix this? Im ...
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How to see if there are any qbittorent torrents from shell script?

I run a script on startup that opens a browser, irc, and qbittorrent. It looks similar to this: chromium-browser & qbittorrent & xchat & guake & Is there any way I can detect if ...
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Cant Resume Torrent Downloads After Restarting the PC

I was trying to download big files from torrent In my place the electricity is gone off for 2- 3 hours every 24 hour , which will interrupt my torrent download . On windows torrent when I turn on ...
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how do I download tv shows, etc.? [duplicate]

What do I have to do to download from The Pirate Bay? I understand utorrent and The Pirate Bay, but can not download movies. I used to be able to do it in Windows. Please keep explanations simple. I ...
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Why doesn't rTorrent support all types of torrent file?

When I tried to download a torrent file using rtorrent it showed: bash: syntax error near unexpected token `(' It happens only for some files, not for all. Why does it happen for some torrent ...
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Torrent magnet links open new window but not transmission

I've installed Ubuntu and Lubuntu a few times now and some of those times I've had the following problem, which I currently have. When I click a torrent magnet link in Chrome (usually from Pirate ...
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A php script that I want it be run by Transmission client!

In transmission-gtk there is an option can run script: Edit > Preferences > Downloading > Call script when torrent is completed. Recently, I found this script that I do not know how to make it work ...
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Mr Transmission, please turn off the PC after all downloads are completed!

#!/bin/bash echo "password" | sudo -S halt I pointed this script to "Call script when torrent is completed" option under: Edit > Preferences > Downloading Problem: this script shut-downs the ...
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Why Flush torrent client would not start?

Flush is a torrent client similar to Deluge or Qbittorrent, is the lightest, and I have used it along Qbittorrent without any problem for some time. But after reinstalling the OS I used only ...