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Re: How to download a Torrent (Bit Torrent)

So, i have a question. It says there are 26 seeds, but it looks like I'm only connected to 3... Why?

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Re: How to download a Torrent (Bit Torrent)

They might not all be online. Three isn't to bad. It can also matter if your showing connectable or not. What speed are you downloading at (adverage)?

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I'm downloading two movies- One has three seeds, one has 7. I'd say they're both averging around 40 kb/s

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That is not to bad (speed of 40). I try and limit my downloads to a max of 4 or 5. I generally have 2 or 3 going at once.

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It felt bad when I saw your 500. Laughing

Yeah, I figure two is enough for me. Even that made the one I started off with drastically slower.

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yeah well 500 was wicked fast and my fastest download yet - it was also a private torrent site that tends to be fast. But you can see from my examples up top they are not always fast and some times slowwwwwwwwwwwwww

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Re: How to download a Torrent (Bit Torrent)

Could not have said it better myself, Thanks SM Smile

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OK James I beat my speed tonight - this is why private torrents ROCK

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Private torrent sites rock when you find a great one! 2GB in under a hour not bad at all Big Grin

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