Sunday, April 29, 2018

Install μTorrent (uTorrent) on Ubuntu 14.04 Ubuntu 16.04

Install μTorrent (uTorrent) on Ubuntu 14.04 Ubuntu 16.04

Install μTorrent (uTorrent) on Ubuntu 14.04 Ubuntu 16.04


µTorrent may be a closed supply BitTorrent consumer owned  by BitTorrent INC. it's the foremost wide used BitTorrent consumer next to Xunlei. The µTorrent is intended to use negligible pc resources whereas providing practicality akin to larger BitTorrent purchasers like Vuze or BitComet and conjointly it provides performance, stability, and support for older hardware and versions of OS.It is on the market for Microsoft Windows and macintosh OS X.

A µTorrent Server is offered for Linux. Here is that the step by step guide to setup µTorrent server on Ubuntu.

To install µTorrent open terminal with  ( Ctrl + Alt + T ) and first you need to install libssl.


sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install libssl1.0.0 libssl-dev

Download µTorrent Server from official website µTorrent Server or you can following this command.

### 32 bit ###

wget http://download-new.utorrent.com/endpoint/utserver/os/linux-i386-ubuntu-13-04/track/beta/ -O utserver.tar.gz

### 64 bit ###

wget http://download-new.utorrent.com/endpoint/utserver/os/linux-x64-ubuntu-13-04/track/beta/ -O utserver.tar.gz

Next you need to extract file download µTorrent Server. Extract on /opt directory

sudo tar -zxvf utserver.tar.gz -C /opt/

change permission of directory extract µTorrent Server with 777 permission for running the µTorrent Server.

sudo chmod 777 /opt/utorrent-server-alpha-v3_3/

create symbolic link µTorrent Server to /usr/bin.

sudo ln -s /opt/utorrent-server-alpha-v3_3/utserver /usr/bin/utserver

To start µTorrent Server follow this command.

utserver -settingspath /opt/utorrent-server-alpha-v3_3/


Open your browser, and open µTorrent Server with this address

http://your-ip-address:8080/gui

username : admin
password : empty

Install μTorrent (uTorrent) on Ubuntu 14.04 Ubuntu 16.04


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