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    • You probably don't have Utorrent setup right, as thus get poor speeds.

      Below is a step by step guide to ensure utorrent is set up right.

      Utorrent tweaks.
        For starters, get rid of the latest Utorrent (that you probably have), it's slow and bloated and a POS in my opinion.
      Download 2.2.1, it's the best version in my opinion. (I have tested a lot) You can get it from here. (see link below)
      Once installed, follow these settings.
      1/ Open up Utorrent and go to Preferences.
      2/ Go to Connections in the list.
      3/ In connections check these settings. Port used for incoming connection 45682
      Enable UDnP port mapping
      Enable NAT-PMP port mapping
      Add Windows Firewall exception.
      4/ Go to Bandwidth and pop in these settings. Maximum upload rate – 1 (best speeds) or 22 (legally best speeds)
      Maximum download rate – 0
      Apply rate limit to transport overhead – Uncheck
      Apply rate limit to uTP connections – Uncheck
      Stop transfers on user interation – Uncheck Global maximum number of conection – 1890
      Max number of connected peers per torrent – 2329
      Number of upload slots per torrent – 14
      Use additional upload slots – Check
      5/ Go to BitTorrent and check all these settings: Check everything except limit local peer bandwidth.
      Outgoing: Enabled
      Allow incoming legacy connections – Check
      6/ go to Queuing and pop in these settings: Maximum number of active torrents – 60
      Maximum number of active downloads – 63 Seeding Goal minimum ratio – 100%
      Minimum seeding time – 0
      7/ Go to Advanced -> Disk Cache and pop in these settings: Check everything in this section. Override automatic cache size – 500
      8/ Go to Advanced and pop/change these settings: bt.allow_same_ip – True
      bt.connect_speed – 20
      bt.enable_tracker – True
      bt.no_connect_to_services – False
      bt.send_have_to_seed – False
      dht,rate – 2
      gui.bypass_search_redirect – True
      gui.delete_to_trash – False
      ipfilter.enable – False
      net.outgoing_port – 50
      net.wsaevents – 150
      peer.disconnect_inactive_interval – 900
      queue.dont_count_slow_dl – False
      queue.dont_count_slow_ul – False
      rss.update_interval – 20
      Click Apply and restart Utorrent.

      Good luck with it all and let me know how your speeds are afterwards.
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