Tixati

Tixati is a free and easy to use BitTorrent client featuring detailed views of all seed, peer, and file transfer properties. Also included are powerful bandwidth charting and throttling capabilities, and a full DHT implementation. Tixati is one of the most advanced and flexible BitTorrent clients available. And unlike many other clients, Tixati contains NO SPYWARE, NO ADS, and NO GIMMICKS.

Tixati portable version is meant to run on a USB flash drive or other portable media. It stores all its configuration files in the same folder as the executable binary files, and all file paths are stored in a format relative to the program executable folder.

It is important you do not delete the "tixati_portable_mode.txt" file within the executables folder. This file is what triggers Tixati to run in portable mode. (The executable binaries are actually the same as the standard edition binaries.)

When running the portable edition from a USB flash drive, especially one that is formatted in FAT16/FAT32, you may experience some lag when initially loading a new transfer. This is because initializing and allocating large files on flash-based media consumes a greater amount of time and resources compared to a conventional hard-drive.

Tixati has the following features:

  • detailed views of all aspects of the swarm, including peers, pieces, files, and trackers
  • support for magnet links, so no need to download .torrent files if a simple magnet-link is available
  • super-efficient peer choking/unchoking algorithms ensure the fastest downloads
  • peer connection encryption for added security
  • full DHT (Distributed Hash Table) implementation for trackerless torrents, including detailed message traffic graphs and customizable event logging
  • advanced bandwidth charting of overall traffic and per-transfer traffic, with separate classification of protocol and file bytes, and with separate classification of outbound traffic for trading and seeding
  • highly flexible bandwidth throttling, including trading/seeding proportion adjustment and adjustable priority for individual transfers and peers
  • bitfield graphs that show the completeness of all downloaded files, what pieces other peers have available, and the health of the overall swarm
  • customizable event logging for each download, and individual event logs for all peers within the swarm
  • expert local file management functions which allow you to move files to a different partition even while downloading is still in progress
  • 100% compatible with the BitTorrent protocol
  • Windows and Linux-GTK native versions available

Tixati 2.75 changelog:

  • new File Auto-Select preset system in Settings > Transfers > Files
  • clicking the Auto button in transfer pre-load window will show dropdown menu if there are multiple Auto-Select presets
  • each Category can have it's own default Auto-Select preset, configurable from Category Properties window
  • new option for File Auto-Select to apply file filter to single-file transfer
  • transfer pre-load window Select All button will no longer expand all folders
  • added expall and expselall to pre-load window custom button codes
  • in pre-load window, added Next In Queue option to menu when right clicking the Start button
  • automatically undo the single file move out of folder action in pre-load window if user selects additional files
  • before applying File Auto-Select, file and folder locations and move-on-complete paths are reset to defaults
  • right-click menu for locally queued downloads has new option to move to front of queue
  • in RSS created transfer options, added Next In Queue option to prioritize created transfers yet still queue them
  • improvements to RSS feed parsing routines, better compatibility with even more feeds
  • fixed rare crash in custom color selector on certain Windows builds
  • fixed updating problem in custom color config view that happened when clicking Revert on some items
  • a few other minor GUI tweaks and adjustments

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Download: Tixati 2.75 (32-bit) | 14.6 MB (Freeware)
Download: Tixati 2.75 (64-bit) | 14.5 MB
Download: Portable Tixati 2.75 | 56.7 MB
Download: Tixati 2.75 for Linux
View: Tixati Website

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