How to increase your torrent download speed
Install a lightweight torrent client
Torrent download speed increase, the very first step you need to follow is to install a lightweight torrent client. Although BitTorrent is one of the most popular torrent clients around, but comes with many bloated apps and other functions. So, prefer uTorrent the most for a hassle-free and fast torrent download. QBittorrent can also be installed because it is another lightweight torrent client.
The reason for using a lightweight torrent client is that it only concentrated accelerated downloading torrents and the transfer rate. uTorret and qBittorrent is available for Windows, Mac and Linux.
For the choice of a healthy torrent, first you need to understand the concept of the seeder and Leecher. These two terms always confuse the new torrent enthusiasts, so here I will try to clear your doubts in a simple language. A seeder is someone who a leecher is complete copy of the file on the network that you want to download shared, however, which has no complete copy of the file and joined the network to download the file. As soon as a leecher downloaded the file completely, he or she will become a seeder.
For a high torrent download speed, the number of seeders should be higher than the number of the leecher. The more is the number of seeders, depending on your torrent be healthier. So, when choosing a torrents, you ensure that the seeder / Leecher ratio is high.
Add Windows Firewall an exception to Windows Firewall can your torrent client blocks, or you can say your incoming connections from BitTorrent. Therefore, Windows Firewall will add an exception a good option to increase torrent download speed. First navigate to options > preferences > connections, Add Windows Firewall exception now check and then click apply .
(check, enable UPnP port mapping for the case that it is disabled).
Warning: turn permanently not Windows Firewall as it leaves your PC to attack.
Make sure change to speed up general settings to optimize
Your torrent uTorrent, all the three, who are shown in the following figure are enabled. To locate these options, navigate to options > preferences > General check append.! Advance all files reserve UD on incomplete files and . Usually the third option is already selected, but if it is not the case, check that also.
Your global upload and speed download rate
To limit your torrent download speed limitation of the upload and download. But first, consider the fact that torrents breathes upload made by users to understand. So, would the complete switch off, or put it as 1 kB / s no wise choice. But at the same time, you want to set your upload speed than maximum (“0” stands for unlimited) how to choke your own connection.
Upload setting rate to about 70-80% of maximum upload speed would be a good option. Considering that you can keep the download rate of 0, as it is considered maximum. To configure these options, navigate to webpage > bandwidth, then global upload rate limit up to 80% using your max upload. Change the number of connections
Have you set the upload/download rate, can now change the number of connections, to avoid congestion. Although, when you hit and trial settings you may get a better result. But I recommend for those who are not very safe I you some gross pay that could increase torrent download speed.
Navigate to properties > bandwidth , then global maximum number of connections expected to 150 and maximum number of connected peer per torrent up to 100th let the upload slot as it is.
Trackers are a good way to optimize the torrent download speed. Their existing torrents can increase the download speed, add new and faster Tracker by you new seeds and peers for your connection. Add the method your torrent tracker is not as complicated as you add these links only your existing Tracker. When inserting the new Tracker, make sure that you are to delete not the existing (and not worry about duplication of effort). Add
New Tracker, first right click on the torrent you download and choose then properties. under the General tab you will find the list of Tracker. Scroll down and add Tracker from the list below.