BitTorrent - Set a transfer cap

December 2016

You can configure BitTorrent to seed/download a certain amount of data over a determined period of time (Transfer Cap) and then automatically stop the upload/download operation, once the above mentioned criteria are met.
To set a transfer cap:
  • Click on the Options menu > Preferences > Transfer Cap.
  • Check "Enable Transfer Cap" and set your parameters/limitations:
    • Transfer Cap: the amount of data to be uploaded/downloaded.
    • Time period: Number of days.
    • Limit Type: the type of operation to be performed (download, upload or both).
    • Click on Apply and then on OK.

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