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post #11 of 14
Ya Torrents are way better and the client doesn't take up anywhere near as much system resources as limewire
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torrent are faster if you know how o open ports and such, downloading a well seeded torrent can give you an album or a TV show in minutes. Using oink I get 1MB/s+, on regular torrents I would say 100-300KB/s. If you know what you are doing torrents are free of Spyware/Viruses. Limewire doesn't yield results for me anymore, but sometime when you want just one song, yes having limewire is useful, as torrents are a little more work for that task
post #13 of 14
i need to start visiting the Networking part of this forum then. i'm lost when it comes to port forwarding or setting anything at all on my router. most of my downloads peak at 60 KB/s. it always seems like my downloads are capped to whatever i have my uploads capped at. and yes, i always upload. i'm cool like that.
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i use both torrents to dl big files
limewire for single song downloads
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