How do I use private internet with uTorrent?

Configuring a Private Internet Access uTorrent SOCKS5 setup

  1. Open your uTorrent client.
  2. Head to the Settings menu, then choose “Preferences” and “Connection.”
  3. In the “Type” field, enter the following: Socks5.
  4. Now, in the “Proxy” field, enter
  5. Set the “Port” as 1080.

How do I use a VPN with uTorrent?

In uTorrent, go to Options > Preferences > Connections. Enter the port number set in your VPN client. Uncheck Randomize port each time uTorrent[Bittorrent] starts.

Is private Internet access good for torrenting?

Torrent Policy: Private Internet Access explicitly allows torrents on all server locatations. Logging Policy: Zero-log policy that has been proven in court, twice. Security Features: Kill-switch, DNS Leak protection, 256-bit AES encryption. Torrent Features: Port forwarding, SOCKS Proxy, Split Tunneling.

Can I use OpenVPN for torrenting?

However, I recommend OpenVPN because it’s more secure and reliable for torrenting. Plus, you can also choose the Internet Protocol (IPv4 or IPv6) for your VPN tunnel. Even though IPv6 can sometimes be faster, IPv4 is still the preferred protocol because not many sites support IPv6.

How do I use private Internet access?

How does PIA work? When you get started with PIA, you’ll download a simple app on your devices and activate the VPN. Then you’ll be connected to your choice of PIA world-class servers around the world. Your IP address then instantly changes to one from the server’s location and your internet traffic becomes encrypted.

Should I use VPN when Torrenting?

We always recommend using a VPN for torrenting. A VPN encrypts your IP address and prevents your Internet Service Provider from being able to monitor your Internet activity. Torrenting without a VPN means your Internet Service Provider will be able to see your online activity.

Which country VPN is best for torrenting?

Switzerland is, by far, the safest country for torrenting. Switzerland also has several privacy laws that are in favor of the people who download via torrents, making it unavailable and illegal for the third party to spy on IP addresses of people who download.