How To Configure uTorrent

You can learn how to improve Internet security and download speeds on a Windows computer.If you’ve changed the settings in your uTorrent program, you can uninstall it and get it back if you want.

Step 1: You can download and install uTorrent.

If you don’t already have uTorrent installed on your computer, you need to download and install it.Use the default settings to download and install uTorrent for Mac.If you have it installed, you can uninstall it first.It is marginally less time-Consuming to install uTorrent using the default installation settings.

Step 2: Only useReputable sites to download.

It’s a good idea to make sure that you’re using a site that has “https://” in front of it.If you double-check the “https” tag, most browsers will warn you if a site is vulnerable.

Step 3: You can check the comments on the download.

Even if the site is secure, infections can sneak through.Before you download the torrent, read the user comments to make sure it’s safe.To confirm the comments, you can check the rating.The torrent should be safe if it has good ratings and reviews.

Step 4: Make sure you have more seeds in your download.

The download has more people supporting it than the download, which will lead to faster download speeds and complete recovery of the downloaded file.

Step 5: During low activity hours you can download.

Try to download the file early in the morning to avoid bandwidth issues.

Step 6: You can use an Ethernet cable.

If your computer has an Ethernet port on it, you can use it to strengthen your connection.This will increase your download speed and internet security.There aren’t any Ethernet slots on modern Mac laptops.

Step 7: One torrent at a time.

Unless you have to download multiple files at the same time, limit your download to one file at a time.

Step 8: You can open it.

The uTorrent app icon looks like a white “” on a green background.

Step 9: Click on the option you want.

It’s on the left side of the window.A menu will appear.

Step 10: Click on the box that says Preferences.

The option is at the top of the menu.

Step 11: You can choose a language.

Click the “Language” drop-down box if you want to use a different language for uTorrent.

Step 12: Do you want to start with your computer or not?

The “Start Torrent with Windows starts” box should be checked if you don’t want uTorrent to start.

Step 13: Make sure the updates are installed automatically.

If it isn’t already checked, check the “Automatically install updates” box.Check the “Notify me before installing updates” box to make sure that uTorrent won’t surprise you with an update in the middle of something important.

Step 14: It’s a good idea to prevent detailed information sharing.

Don’t check the “Send detailed info when checking for updates” box.You won’t be able to share your personal uTorrent behavior with it.

Step 15: You can click on the Directories tab.

There is a window on the left side.

Step 16: The “move completed downloads to” box should be checked.

This is near the top of the window.

Step 17: Click.

It is to the right of the “Move completed downloads to” box.

Step 18: You can choose a folder.

Click the folder you want to use as your finished files’ storage location.

Step 19: Click on the folder you want to select.

It is in the bottom-right corner of the window.You can save your selected folder with this.

Step 20: You should repeat this process for each directory you want to use.

Click and select a folder after checking the box next to one of the options.

Step 21: You can click on the Connections tab.

There is a window on the left side.

Step 22: The “Incoming connections” port should be changed.

There is a text box in the upper-right side of the window.

Step 23: port mapping can be enabled.

If they aren’t already checked, check the following boxes.

Step 24: Allow it to go through the firewall.

If it isn’t already checked, check the “add Windows Firewall exception” box.

Step 25: You can click on the bandwidth tab.

There is a window on the left side.

Step 26: The maximum number of connections needs to be increased.

To the right of the “Global maximum number of connections” heading, type 500.

Step 27: The maximum number of connected peers should be increased.

To the right of the “Maximum number of connected peers per torrent” heading, type 500.

Step 28: The “Apply rate limit to UTP connections” box should be checked.

There is a “Global Rate Limit Options” section on this page.

Step 29: The “Use additional upload slots…” box should be checked.

There is an option at the bottom of the page.

Step 30: You can click on the tab.

There is a window on the left side.

Step 31: Allow limiting features to be disabled.

Uncheck the “Limit local peer bandwidth” and “Enable Altruistic Mode” boxes.

Step 32: On this page, check every other box.

skip this step if all of the other boxes are already checked.

Step 33: Click on the “Outgoing” box.

It’s below the heading.A menu will appear.

Step 34: Click it to be forced.

It will increase your overall security if you force uTorrent to use Protocol Encryption all of the time.

Step 35: Click on the tab that says queueing.

There is a window on the left side.

Step 36: The maximum active torrents value is checked.

There is a box to the right of the “Maximum number of active torrents” heading.If there is a different number, type 8 into the box.

Step 37: The maximum active downloads value needs to be lowered.

The number to the right of the “Maximum number of active downloads” heading should be 5, but you should type 1 into the box.

Step 38: The minimum ratio is checked in the box.

If it says “200” here, you’re all set; if not, replace the number with 200.

Step 39: To get to the left of Advanced, click +.

It’s on the left side of the window.You should see new tabs.

Step 40: Click to open the disk cache.

The option is below the tab.

Step 41: The automatic cache size should be increased.

This is at the bottom of the window.

Step 42: On this page, check every other box.

skip this step if the boxes are already checked.

Step 43: The cache size can be changed.

In the text box to the right of the “Override automatic cache size and specify the size manually (MB)” heading, remove the number that’s there and type in 1800.

Step 44: Click OK after applying.

There are two options at the bottom of the window.All of your settings are saved and applied to uTorrent.It is now possible to download torrent files with optimal speed and security.Before these settings go into effect, you may have to close and re-open the uTorrent program.