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Should peerguardian be on all the time?

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I have always wondered this. Should I be running peerguardian2 all the time or only when torrenting? Like should I also be using it when gaming and stuff? Also are the list in peerguardian the only ones or do you have to add more for more security?
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if you use steam it will mess with online gaming. You should only leave it on when you *need* it. wink wink
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IMO peerguardian is overkill for paranoid people. It probably does a great job, but it is also a headache and pwns a lot of other programs. if you're going to use it, only use it while torrenting.
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Use it when your away from the computer.

Why would you want to when your gaming?

Do you actually torrent when your gaming? (doubt it )

All PG2 does is block known ip's from sniffing j00's
 
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Just use it when you are torrenting. If you want to when you are browsing the web you can turn on block HTTP but that's really jank
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post #6 of 6
peerguardian is if your really paranoid, 98% of the people torrenting dont use anything, i bet their not even firewalled, and itll block alot of college connections
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