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Tixati 2.56

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 2.56 changelog:

  • major improvements to SSDP local peer discovery, especially on Windows platforms
  • WebUI SSL engine has been fully updated
  • support protocol extension lt_donthave, which may improve speed from memory-constrained peers
  • fixed several minor problems with text views when displaying lines with mixed LTR and RTL text
  • incomplete piece folder management has been streamlined, should have much less polling overhead
  • several fixes to Universal Plug and Play port forwarding
  • NAT-PMP port-forwarding is now much more reliable
  • major internal optimizations and improvements to tree/list controls for both Windows/GTK platforms
  • GTK tree/list control expanders re-engineered
  • GTK tree/list control smooth indent reduction when viewing deep folder structures
  • all text views have been revised to allow proper display of tab-stops
  • channel info, messages, and private messages no longer filter tab characters
  • improvements to Secure Local Resource Discovery so that local channel connection discovery is more reliable
  • fixed problems with download completion notification sound failing to play in some circumstances
  • several optimizations to channel stream encoder/decoders to reduce CPU usage when hash-checking segments
  • fixed problems with display of time remaining while seeding to a ratio limit
  • fixed problems with optional display of base-1024 units
  • fixed sorting problems with the time left column and recently stopped transfers
  • increasing/decreasing the font size via the tray menu should now work correctly on all platforms
  • numerous other minor GUI tweaks and adjustments, including some icon refinements
  • updated the IP-Location tables

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

Download: Tixati 2.56 (32-bit) | 13.6 MB (Freeware)
Download: Tixati 2.56 (64-bit) | 13.8 MB
Download: Portable Tixati 2.56 | 52.8 MB
Download: Tixati 2.56 for Linux
View: Tixati Website

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