Install qBittorrent 3.1.4 in Ubuntu 13.10

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Add qBittorent 3.1.4 to your Ubuntu 13.10 system

qBittorent is a free software alternative to utorrent. Here's how you can install it in Ubuntu 13.10.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hydr0g3n/qbittorrent-stable

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install qbittorrent

Here's a list of 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

Sequential downloading (aka "Download in order")

Available on most platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, OS/2, FreeBSD

 

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Additional resources for qBittorrent 3.1.4

qBittorrent Site

qBittorrent Wiki

qBittorrent Forum

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