If you’re an avid geek of the internet content and use to download it daily then you are most probably aware of the software name uTorrent. It’s one of the best useful BitTorrent clients.
If you want to download almost any type of content like images, videos, games, software, etc. then there is nothing like using uTorrent.
In order to download the application or software, you need to visit its official website.
When you’ll reach the official website, you need to click on the MENU section, PRODUCT section.
When you’ll click on it, it’ll show ask you for which OS you want to download the application or software.
Suppose, you want to download it for WINDOWS then you need to click on the WINDOWS icon. When you’ll hit that button, it’ll ask you to download it.
Now, you have several options. Either you can choose from the PAID plans or you can download them for free.
Once the application or software will download, make sure to install it in your system. Once the software will install, now, you’re ready to use it.
In this article, I’m gonna share with you some of the HACKS, TIPS, and TRICKS for the uTorrent.
Make sure to stay with me and read this article carefully in order to understand all the hacks, tips, and tricks.
Carefully read this article and don’t forget to share it with your loved ones, friends, and families.
Here are some of the awesome hacks:
Make sure to stay with me and read this article carefully in order to understand everything you need to know about the hacks, tips, and tricks about uTorrent.
1. The first and most important hack is to make sure to download the torrent files that have a high number of seeds and fewer leechers.
Higher seeds will give you maximum downloading speed and if you’re downloading a less seed file then you may face issues in downloading the content.
You may get a slow downloading speed. Make sure to download a high number of seeds torrent files.
Make sure to see the number of seeds while downloading a torrent from any torrent downloading website.
2. Make sure to check the uTorrent software settings in order to get max downloading speed, you need to manually configure the settings.
2.1. First you need to open the uTorrent application or software in your system.
Once it’ll open, make sure to click on the OPTIONS, which you’ll find at the top of the menu section.
2.2. When you’ll hit that, you’ll see several options.
Make sure to hit the PREFERENCES tab, you’ll find it there. Inside the PREFERENCES, make sure to hit the CONNECTION.
2.3. The First option, you’ll see is the LISTENING PORT.
Usually, this port is above 10000.
You can use any random port but it’s a recommendation to use 24389 for getting the fastest downloading speed.
2.4. Make sure to uncheck the “Randomize port each start”.
2.5. Make sure to check the “Enable UPnP port mapping”.
2.6. Make sure to uncheck “RANDOMIZE PORT EACH START”.
2.7. Make sure to check the “ADD WINDOWS FIREWALL EXCEPTION”.
Make sure to do all these changes and move forward in order to the BANDWIDTH section.
Here also, you need to do a few things.
3. When you’ll click on the BANDWIDTH option, here you can view various options.
3.1. In this section you can limit the upload rate and set the download rate to unlimited.
In order to do that, you need to set the maximum upload rate to 20 and the download rate to unlimited.
3.2. Now, come to the “Global maximum connection”.
Make sure to set it to 150. Not more than that because it can slow down your downloading speed.
3.3. Now look at “Maximum number of connected peers”. You can set this to 50.
3.4. Now, you need to set the maximum number of upload slots to 4. Not more than this.
3.5. Come to the last, you’ll see the number of upload slots if upload >90%, make sure to check this box in order to get max downloading speed.
4. Now, you need to come to the QUEUING option.
Make sure to do the following changes as I mentioned down below.
4.1. “Maximum number of active torrents” make sure to set this to 4. Not more than this.
4.2. Make sure to set “maximum number of active downloads” to 3. Not more than this.
5. Now, you need to come to the BitTorrent option. Here you’ll see several options.
5.1. Make sure to check all the boxes in order to get max download speed.
In order to get the speed, you need to check all the required boxes over there.
5.2. Make sure to ENABLED or FORCED the protocol encryption.
These are some of the awesome tricks and hacks that you can use in order to boost up your downloading speed.
You can follow the exact same settings.
If you have more suggestions like these then you can mention them inside the comments down below.
Now, let’s move ahead and see how we can reset all the settings to the default in uTorrent.
In order to do that, you need to follow the below steps.
6. How to reset the settings?
In case, if you want to change the settings to default then you need to follow certain steps.
Make sure to follow the below steps in order to reset your uTorrent settings to their default.
1. In order to reset your uTorrent software, you don’t need to uninstall and reinstall it. Instead of that by following certain steps you can easily do that as well.
2. You need to open the windows to run the application.
In order to launch it, either you can click on the windows icon at the bottom-left or you can simply click WINDOWS ICON + R.
Once the application will launch, now, you need to type the following command %appdata%/utorrent.
3. When you’ll press enter after following the command, you’ll see the uTorrent folder will open.
Make sure to delete the following files “settings.dat.old” and “resume.dat.old“.
4. Now, relaunch the program and you’ll see the uTorrent application or software will reset.
These are the steps in order to reset the uTorrent application.
Hope you’ll get the steps. Make sure to read the steps carefully and follow the same.
It’s all about uTorrent hacks, tips, and tricks. Make sure to read the article carefully and enjoy it.
In case, if you find the information useful then don’t forget to share it with your loved ones, friends, and family. uTorrent is available for almost all platforms.
You can use it in android, iOS, WINDOWS, and can even use it for LINUX OS as well.
If you have any questions about any of these points then make sure to mention them inside the comments down below.