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Restart Unfinished Torrents After Reinstalling Windows?

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I want to move over to 64 bit, but have several long running torrents going

How can I start torrents where they left off if I reinstall Windows?
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You could try finding the original torrent file and adding it to your torrent program then closing it altogether and copy over the files into the downloading / downloaded folders (whatever they were set as)?
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You just need to point downloads to the same location and use the same torrent file it will check up to your original location
     
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sorry, do you mean open the original ".torrent" file and when utorrent asks where to download to, point it to the location of the partially finished download... yes?
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yup, and it should check it and continue downloading.
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Yes. As long as you have backed up both the original .torrent file and the partially downloaded file itself. You will need to set the save directory for the .torrent file (when you open it again) as the directory you have put the partial download in.
    
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ok...thanks much to all who replied.
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