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i cant find atm but how do you make it so your isp cant see what ur doing (ie d/l torrents).
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I don't know, encrypt packets or something? I have no idea.
    
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obviously, with a sister like that. and it being a dell on top of that... ouch.
lol, literally
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Why would you download programs off of limewire that are free anyways? Couldnt you just go to the source? If its a huge program, torrent it.
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i cant find atm but how do you make it so your isp cant see what ur doing (ie d/l torrents).
Encrypting HELPS.

But if you download and upload to much you might be flagged as a potential baddy... (Cough..of course I have no experience with this...)

Also...limewire is horrible, every time I see a friend use it, or talk about it I give them a lecture..Yes a lecture..

I also tell them it is the easy way and the wrong way to torrent..Use u.torrent...

Oh one more thing...Every person I have seen using limewire had many viruses on their computers...
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Never had a single one on mine, because first of all I don't download programs. But anyways, I used MSN messenger as a LEGAL example since it's free.
    
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Most of the times, the people that download these files get the viruses themselves. It's their own fault. I have no pity for them.

I understand that the odd time an experienced person will misdownload, but for the rest...
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post #58 of 63
this thread backs up my ideas when using limewire and how to be safe
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post #59 of 63
rep+... great guide. I've shown this to my parents. lol as they've crashed there PC twice with LimeWire and KazaA..

Thanks!
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ThePirateBay was always better. Still, some people will never enjoy 320 kbps music...
    
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