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Guide to using G3 Torrent (BitTorrent Client)


This is a guide to using G3 Torrent. This is one of a lot of new clients that have come out based on the main BitTorrent client by Bram Cohen. In this guide we will cover the basics of BitTorrent, an introduction to G3 and downloading with G3. Also there will be a little bit about the extra features that client has. When you have finished this guide you will have configured your G3 client and will be able to begin downloading and sharing torrents immediately.


Requirements


All you need for this guide is to have G3 Torrent installed.

Download G3 Torrent from here.

That's all you will need to run G3 Torrent.


Table of Contents


1. Introduction to BitTorrent.
1.1. Torrent Files.
1.2. Trackers.
1.3. Seeds, Peers and Leechers.
1.4. Torrent Listing Sites.
1.5. The importance of Uploading.
2. Introduction to G3 Torrent.
2.1. General Preferences.
2.2. Folder Preferences.
2.3. Network Preferences.
2.4. Transfer Preferences.
2.5. MultiFile Torrent Manager.
3. Downloading with G3 Torrent.
3.1. Health.
3.2. Downloading File Details.
3.3. Downloading Graph Details.
3.4. Friends Details
3.5. Selective File Downloading.(Removing files from a torrent that you don't want to download).
4. Other.
4.1. Other Bit Torrent clients and Info
5. Finally.


Later editions of this guide will have more features listed.

table of contents

  1. 1. Introduction & Requirements
  2. 2. Introduction to BitTorrent
  3. 3. Introduction to G3 Torrent
  4. 4. Downloading with G3 Torrent
  5. 5. Other
Written by: James "Dela" Delahunty
Last updated: 14 August 2007