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How to Download Torrent File Using BitTorrent?

BitTorrent is an open source peer-to-peer protocol for fast downloading of large files using minimum Internet bandwidth. Open source means the code is available for anyone to modify and redistribute at will. It costs nothing to use and includes no spyware and adware or pop-up advertising and marketing. Compared with other download methods, BitTorrent boosts transfer speed by gathering pieces of the file you want and downloading these pieces at the same time from people who already have them. This method makes popular and very large files, like as movies, TV, music, software, books, photos, and more download considerably faster than is possible with other protocols.

Today, I will show step by step, how to download torrent file using BitTorrent?

Step 1: Find a torrent downloading software that will suit your needs.

For Windows Users
  1. utorrents (recommended as we will show the tutorial with it.)
  2. Vuze†(Azureus)
  3. Bitcomet
  4. ABC
  5. Bittorent
For Mac Users
  1. utorrent
  2. Vuze (Azureus) For Mac
  3. Tomato Torrent

Or another torrent downloading software.

Step 2:†Search the torrent file, which you want to download. The .torrent file is the 1st thing you will need. This is a tiny file that points to the main file that you are looking to download.

You can search for torrent files using one of the many torrent search engines. Here are various popular ones:

Download Torrent File Using BitTorrent

Search for your needed file (movies, mp3, books etc.) and click the torrent link from the result list.

Download Torrent File by BitTorrent

Just click on the “Download torrent” or ” Get this torrent” link on the page of your chosen file.

Download Torrent File

A download manager window will show up, asking you how you would like to open the file. Select utorrent or any torrent software you installed.

Change configurations on the showing up screen if you want. Just click OK.

The torrent will get started downloading.

If it does not open that way, just save the .torrent file. Then open your torrent client and use the “Open Torrent” feature.†Maximum bit-torrent software program support drag-and-drop to add a torrent to the list.

Download Torrent File Using Magnet Links:†

Some torrent sites have “magnet links”(the above stated “Get torrent link” or “Download Torrent” (see the upper picture)), that are customized link’s that hook up specifically with BitTorrent software. These links download the .torrent files from the “swarm” other persons uploading and downloading the file. Magnet links can be much easier than traditional .torrent files, but usually takes a few seconds longer to begin downloading as the meta-data are generated.

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