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Old 2007-10-16, 12:55 PM
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Re: Total newb here...

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Originally Posted by dmorris103
I take it that when you have a torrent open, you're uploading the whole time so that can increase dL speeds, and I'm guessing I should I leave a completed file torrent open for some time to help uploading... is that considered seeding?
Most bittorrent clients will reward those that are sharing more (uploading) by allowing them to get more (downloading). It's kinda weird, but if you increase your upload speed, very often your download speed will increase. This isn't always the case, because there are so many factors that go into your upload and download speeds. And yes, keep that torrent file 'open' to keep seeding the show and increase your share ratio.
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