µTorrent is a small and incredibly popular BitTorrent client. Micro-Sized Yet Feature Filled Most of the features present in other BitTorrent clients are present in µTorrent, including bandwidth prioritization, scheduling, RSS auto-downloading and Mainline DHT (compatible with BitComet). Additionally, µTorrent supports the Protocol Encryption joint specification (compatible with Azureus 18.104.22.168 and above, BitComet 0.63 and above) and peer exchange. Resource-Friendly µTorrent was written with efficiency in mind. Unlike many torrent clients, it does not hog valuable system resources - typically using less than 6MB of memory, allowing you to use the computer as if it weren't there at all. Additionally, the program itself is contained within a single executable less than 1 MB in size. Skinnable and Localized Various icon, toolbar graphic and status icon replacements are available, and creating your own is very simple. µTorrent also has support for localization, and with a language file present, will automatically switch to your system language. If your language isn't available, you can easily add your own, or edit other existing translations to improve them! Actively Developed and Improved The developer puts in a lot of time working on features and making things more user-friendly. Releases only come out when they're ready, with no schedule pressures, so the few bugs that appear are quickly addressed and fixed.
Internet Download Manager (IDM) is a tool to increase download speeds by up to 5 times, resume and schedule downloads. Comprehensive error recovery and resume capability will restart broken or interrupted downloads due to lost connections, network problems, computer shutdowns, or unexpected power outages. Simple graphic user interface makes IDM user friendly and easy to use. Internet Download Manager has a smart download logic accelerator that features intelligent dynamic file segmentation and safe multipart downloading technology to accelerate your downloads. Internet Download Manager supports proxy servers, ftp and http protocols, firewalls, redirects, cookies, authorization, MP3 audio and MPEG video content processing. IDM integrates seamlessly into Microsoft Internet Explorer, Netscape, MSN Explorer, AOL, Opera, Mozilla, Mozilla Firefox, Mozilla Firebird, Avant Browser, MyIE2, and all other popular browsers to automatically handle your downloads.
Ares is a free open source file sharing program that enables users to share any digital file including images, audio, video, software, documents, etc. You may now easily publish your files through the Ares peer to peer network. As a member of the virtual community, you can search and download just about any file shared by other users. Latest versions support BitTorrent protocol and Shoutcast radio stations. With Ares you can also join chat rooms or host your channel and meet new friends. Fast multisource downloads Powerful library organizer Built-in audio/video player Filesharing chat rooms
EasyMule is a free and open-source P2P software to share resources. With easyMule we can use all the world's computers and servers integrated into a huge resource-sharing network. Users can search for resources in this huge network and download files by multipoint transfers for the best speed. Features: A new, sleek & intuitive interface, easy to start. Transfer between Lowids, speed up your download. Disk buffering protect your hard drive. Muti-protocol feature built in.
BitTorrent is a torrent client for sharing data via the BitTorrent protocol. The software enables users to share, search, download and upload application, music, video, document, picture and other files. BitTorrent supports download of multiple files in parallel from different peers. For every download or upload the interface shows download and upload speed, file size, file name, progress, seeds, peers etc. Overall usage can be monitored in tabular and graphical views. New torrent or magnet files (compatible with Azureus) can be added through torrent sites or from within BitTorrent. Some of its advanced features include: Bandwidth limiter Data transfer quota limiter Download scheduler IP Blocklist Magnet URI Data transfer quota limiter Proxy support Web Interface Multiple languages
WinSCP is an open source free SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Legacy SCP protocol is also supported. Its main function is safe copying of files between a local and a remote computer. Features: Graphical user interface Translated into several languages Integration with Windows (drag&drop;, URL, shortcut icons) U3 support All common operations with files Support for SFTP and SCP protocols over SSH-1 and SSH-2 and plain old FTP protocol Batch file scripting and command-line interface Directory synchronization in several semi or fully automatic ways Integrated text editor Support for SSH password, keyboard-interactive, public key and Kerberos (GSS) authentication Integrates with Pageant (PuTTY authentication agent) for full support of public key authentication with SSH Explorer and Commander interfaces Optionally stores session information Optionally supports portable operation using a configuration file in place of registry entries, suitable for operation from removable media
JDownloader is a very easy to use download manager. Downloading from One-click hosters such as Rapidshare.com becomes a lot less annoying. JDownloader assists you using a link grabber, the possibility of downloading huge archives out of catalogue files, or an integrated OCR module to automatically fill in CAPTCHAs. Features: Download several files at once Download with multiple connections JDownloader has an own powerful OCR module Automatic extractor (including password list search) Theme Support Multilingual About 110 hoster and over 300 decrypt plug-ins Reconnect with JDLiveHeaderScripts: (1400 router supported) Webupdate Integrated package manager for additional modules (eg. Webinterface, Shutdown) Downloading from catalogue files (formats CCF, RSDF, DLC)
Shareaza is a peer-to-peer client for Windows that allows you to download any file-type found on several popular P2P networks. Shareaza is the most luxurious and sophisticated file sharing system you'll find. It can harness the power of up to four separate peer-to-peer (P2P) networks, including EDonkey2000, Gnutella, BitTorrent and Shareaza's native network, Gnutella2 (G2). Not only that, but Shareaza is completely FREE and won't show any annoying ads or pop-ups. It won't install any unwanted third party programs that can wreak havoc with your computer. No spyware, no registration, no "paid version". Just download and use. Simple. What you get with Shareaza: Phenomenal Multi-Network Support - You can download/upload from these networks: EDonkey2000, Gnutella, BitTorrent and Gnutella2 (G2). Shareaza Introduces "Collections" - Collections group previews of album covers, descriptions, and song lists all in one complete package. Once you've discovered the collection, just click the file list to download. Kick-ass Interface with loads of features - This P2P client has a lot to offer and you reap all the benefits. With Shareaza's well designed interface you can do a lot more than all the other clients out there.
BearShare is a leading file sharing program. Intuitive design, millions of users, safety features and quick setup - what more could you ask for? How about Free exclusive BearShare music, help with common questions and Free tools! BearShare Lite removes the bundled software and a cleaner, simpler user experience. This version is free to use, but later versions are not and so will no longer be added to FileHippo.
FrostWire, a BitTorrent client (formerly a Gnutella client), is a collaborative effort from many Open Source and freelance developers located from all around the world. Using the most recent version of FrostWire allows users to enjoy the best program functionality. Bugs reported in older versions have been fixed for the latest version. Any users with FrostWire 2.5 or earlier MUST update. Frostwire's features include: Completely Free & Open Source! Faster Download Speeds No Spyware. No Adware. Guaranteed. iTunesâ„¢ Compatible! Faster Torrent Speeds Friendly Online Chat Rooms Bittorrent Support! Even More Connections New & Improved Skins
eMule is a filesharing client which is based on the eDonkey2000 network but offers more features than the standard client. Clients use several networks to create one reliable network. (ED2K, Source Exchange, Kad) Kad is now in an open testphase. eMule's Queue and Credit system helps to ensure that everyone will get the file he wants by promoting those that upload back to the network. eMule is completely free. eMule is also completely free of any Adware, Spyware, and ect. We do this for fun and knowledge, not for money. Each file checked for corruptions while downloading to ensure an error free file. The eMules Intelligent Corruption Control helps to speed up the correction of corrupted parts. Auto priorities and Source management allows you to start many downloads without having to monitor them. The Preview function allows you to look at your Videos and Archives before they are completed. For video previewing, we recommend the Video Lan Client. The eMule features webservices and a webserver that allows you to have quick access to and from the internet. You can create categories for your download to organize them. To find the file you want, eMule offers a wide range of search possibilities which include: Servers (Local, and Global), web based (Jigle, and Filedonkey), and Kad (Still in Alpha). eMule also allows you to use very complex Boolean searches that make the searches much more flexible. With the messaging and friend system, you can send messages to other Clients and add them as friends. In your friend list, you can always see if a friend is online. With the build in IRC client, you can chat with other downloaders and chatters around the globe.