qBittorrent 3.1.0

The qBittorrent project aims to provide a Free Software alternative to µtorrent. qBittorrent is an advanced and multi-platform BitTorrent client with a nice Qt4 user interface as well as a Web UI for remote control and an integrated search engine. qBittorrent aims to meet the needs of most users while using as little CPU and memory as possible. qBittorrent project needs help on Windows front: qBittorrent was downloaded 145 000 times last month on Sourceforge and almost 80 percent of those downloads are for Windows. qBittorrent is a truly Open Source project, and as such, anyone can and should contribute to it.

qBittorrent features:

  • Polished µTorrent-like User Interface
  • Well-integrated and extensible Search Engine
  • Simultaneous search in most famous BitTorrent search sites
  • Per-category-specific search requests (e.g. Books, Music, Movies)
  • All Bittorrent extensions
  • DHT, Peer Exchange, Full encryption, Magnet/BitComet URIs, ...
  • Remote control through a Web user interface
  • Nearly identical to the regular UI, all in Ajax
  • Advanced control over trackers, peers and torrents
  • Torrents queueing and prioritizing
  • Torrent content selection and prioritizing
  • UPnP / NAT-PMP port forwarding support
  • Available in ~25 languages (Unicode support)
  • Torrent creation tool
  • Advanced RSS support with download filters (inc. regex)
  • Bandwidth scheduler
  • IP Filtering (eMule and PeerGuardian compatible)
  • IPv6 compliant
  • Available on most platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, OS/2, FreeBSD

What's new in this version:

  • FEATURE: Add command line option to daemonize qbittorrent-nox (ngaro)
  • FEATURE: Add "Shutdown qBittorrent" button to Web UI (ngaro)
  • FEATURE: Add setting to copy .torrent files for finished downloads (Driim)
  • FEATURE: Add option to start qBittorrent on Windows startup (sledgehammer999)
  • FEATURE: Add context menu to Web seed list (Gelmir)
  • FEATURE: Add support for tracker tiers / groups to creator (Gelmir)
  • FEATURE: Allow clearing execution and ban logs (Gelmir)
  • FEATURE: Add option to use random port on each startup (ireallylikeher)
  • FEATURE: Expose the cache expiry to the user (Gelmir)
  • FEATURE: Support Atom feeds (Gelmir)
  • FEATURE: Add "save path" column (John Peterson)
  • FEATURE: Add μTorrent-compatible "Flags" column in the peer tab(sledgehammer999)
  • FEATURE: Load magnet metadata in the background while the "Add New Torrent" Dialog is showing (Gelmir)
  • FEATURE: Allow to enter only an info-hash for download(sledgehammer999)
  • FEATURE: Bring the "Add New Torrent" Dialog to the front(glassez)
  • BUGFIX: Add confirmation dialog for "Force recheck" action (closes #131)
  • BUGFIX: Greatly improve RSS manager performance (closes #34)
  • BUGFIX: Ensure that all columns in the tranferlist have a size > 0.
  • BUGFIX: Don't mark RSS item as read when it failed to download (Gelmir)
  • BUGFIX: Fix ETA calculation when some files are downloaded and marked afterwards as 'do not download'(sledgehammer999)
  • BUGFIX: Make the UI show that PEX/DHT/LSD are actually disabled on private torrents(sledgehammer999)
  • BUGFIX: Scheduler should be much more robust and correct now(sledgehammer999)
  • BUGFIX: Now qBt won't forget torrent settings after an unclean shutdown(sledgehammer999)
  • BUGFIX: Text boxes in edit dialogs will fit to text width(Gelmir)
  • BUGFIX: Enable edit/rename via F2 or double click in various places(Gelmir)
  • BUGFIX: Allow to edit trackers and copy their urls(Gelmir and Driim)
  • BUGFIX: Add Uploaded column to main view(Gelmir)
  • BUGFIX: Calculate ETA for seeding torrents(Gelmir)
  • BUGFIX: Add option to ignore global share ratio limits for created torrents(Gelmir)
  • OTHER: Many RSS bugfixes and improvements all over the place(Gelmir)
  • OTHER: Generate translations at configure time to reduce tarball size
  • OTHER: Make peer tab sortable by ip too (Gelmir)
  • OTHER: Translations moved to Transifex(https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/qbittorrent/)
  • OTHER: New Translation - Vietnamese (Anh Phan)
  • PERFORMANCE: Impove drawing speed of tranferlist when there are many torrents(>100)
  • PERFORMANCE: Impove drawing speed of peers list when there are many peers

Download: qBittorrent 3.1.0 | 9.5 MB (Open Source)
View: Homepage | Release Notes

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