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Tixati 2.71 [Update]

Tixati

Tixati is a free and easy to use BitTorrent client featuring detailed views of all seed, peer, and file transfer properties. Also included are powerful bandwidth charting and throttling capabilities, and a full DHT implementation. Tixati is one of the most advanced and flexible BitTorrent clients available. And unlike many other clients, Tixati contains NO SPYWARE, NO ADS, and NO GIMMICKS.

Tixati portable version is meant to run on a USB flash drive or other portable media. It stores all its configuration files in the same folder as the executable binary files, and all file paths are stored in a format relative to the program executable folder.

It is important you do not delete the "tixati_portable_mode.txt" file within the executables folder. This file is what triggers Tixati to run in portable mode. (The executable binaries are actually the same as the standard edition binaries.)

When running the portable edition from a USB flash drive, especially one that is formatted in FAT16/FAT32, you may experience some lag when initially loading a new transfer. This is because initializing and allocating large files on flash-based media consumes a greater amount of time and resources compared to a conventional hard-drive.

Tixati has the following features:

  • detailed views of all aspects of the swarm, including peers, pieces, files, and trackers
  • support for magnet links, so no need to download .torrent files if a simple magnet-link is available
  • super-efficient peer choking/unchoking algorithms ensure the fastest downloads
  • peer connection encryption for added security
  • full DHT (Distributed Hash Table) implementation for trackerless torrents, including detailed message traffic graphs and customizable event logging
  • advanced bandwidth charting of overall traffic and per-transfer traffic, with separate classification of protocol and file bytes, and with separate classification of outbound traffic for trading and seeding
  • highly flexible bandwidth throttling, including trading/seeding proportion adjustment and adjustable priority for individual transfers and peers
  • bitfield graphs that show the completeness of all downloaded files, what pieces other peers have available, and the health of the overall swarm
  • customizable event logging for each download, and individual event logs for all peers within the swarm
  • expert local file management functions which allow you to move files to a different partition even while downloading is still in progress
  • 100% compatible with the BitTorrent protocol
  • Windows and Linux-GTK native versions available

Tixati 2.69 changelog:

  • fixed problem with icon display on some Windows 7 systems caused by bad Windows updates
  • transfer pre-load window now has customizable priority buttons (click the Settings button at bottom)
  • transfer pre-load window default buttons now include an Ordered button and a Sequential button
  • added option to set minimum seeds needed for sequential file download in Settings > Transfers > Files
  • added option in Auto-Select configuration to not move single files out of containing folder
  • combined options for sequential file download with head + tail download
  • several other minor changes throughout the GUI

Changes in Tixati 2.71:

  • file Auto-Select system has been completely re-written
  • updated configuration window at Settings > Transfers > Files > Auto-Select
  • new option to sequentially download matching files
  • new option to ordered-download matching file groups
  • new option to set file priority level by matching filter
  • improved sequential download piece selection algorithms
  • channel user name change rate limiting is now more permissive at higher user levels
  • fixed problems with icon display on some Windows systems
  • updated IP location tables

All the movies displayed in the screenshot above are from PublicDomainTorrents.info: Free and Legal Torrent Downloads.

Download: Tixati 2.71 (32-bit) | 14.3 MB (Freeware)
Download: Tixati 2.71 (64-bit) | 14.3 MB
Download: Portable Tixati 2.71 | 56.0 MB
Download: Tixati 2.71 for Linux
View: Tixati Website

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