HOW TO: Create And Share A Torrent File

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BitTorrent is an incredibly efficient way to move digital information.If you have a video, for example, that you want to send to a friend or associate around the world, don’t bother trying to attach it to an email – it’s too big. Create a BitTorrent file and have your friend download it from you directly.

We’re going to walk you through the creation of a BitTorrent file using Transmission. It’s free and runs on the Mac, but Windows users can follow along using uTorrent.

Click here to get started with Transmission or here to get started with uTorrent.

Start Transmission.

Navigate to and highlight the file you want to send.

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