uTorrent: How to Create a Torrent File

Posted October 3, 2008 by Rob Rogers in Windows

By now, you have surely heard of, and probably used, torrent files. While you may know how to use them for downloading distributed content, did you know that you can use uTorrent to create your own torrent file for sharing your content?

1. Open uTorrent.

2. Go to the menu, click File and select Create New Torrent.

uTorrent

3. Once the new window appears, go to the Select Source section and click either the Add file or Add directory button, depending on what your need is. Browse to the desired file or directory, select it, and click the Open button.

4. If you know your Tracker and Web Seed information, enter them in the Torrent Properties section.

5. Click the Create and save as button and browse to the location that you want the file saved to. Click the Save button.

 

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