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μTorrent
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μTorrent 3.5.5 on Windows 10
Original author(s) Ludvig Strigeus
Developer(s) BitTorrent, Inc.
Initial release September 18, 2005; 15 years ago (2005-09-18)
Stable release
3.5.5 (build 45776) / 7 August 2020; 6 months ago (2020-08-07)
Preview release
3.5.5 Beta (build 45770) / 3 August 2020; 6 months ago (2020-08-03)
Written in C++
Operating system Android, Linux (Server version only, only officially supports very old versions of Debian and Ubuntu), Microsoft Windows, macOS
Available in 67 languages
Type BitTorrent client
License Adware

μTorrent, or uTorrent is a BitTorrent client for Microsoft Windows and macOS, similar to BitTorrent. It also runs on Linux, but in a more scaled-down way as only the older, server versions work, and on Ubuntu and Debian. It allows users to share files over the Internet.

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