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Old 2008-03-20, 09:09 PM
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Question Got 3 questions....

I am new at this torrent file stuff. I normally have used winmx for many years now.
My questions are, i have downloaded a torrent file on another site and i was wondering, it seems like if i want to upload the torrent say on here or any other site i have to make a new .torrent file instead of just uploading the .torrent file i have already downloaded? And if so, how does the trackers combine the different .torrent files (since they would be named differently) so you get multiple downloads from different trackers/.torrents?

Now this 3rd question is directed to TTD site. Now this video file i have downloaded, it is an .avi file. I haven't been able to find it on any of the other torrent sites around. So it maybe the only source there is or at least available as of now and i would like to share it on here, and is it cool to do this? I just don't want to put all the effort into this and get it removed and told it wasn't good enough or whatever. The quality is decent, and i think some folks on here would enjoy them.

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Old 2008-03-20, 09:15 PM
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Old 2008-03-21, 06:24 AM
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Re: Got 3 questions....

Yes, do read the FAQS for all your future upload help.

And please don't upload the file in question. AVI's are not allowed.
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Old 2008-03-21, 09:54 AM
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Re: Got 3 questions....

The reason you need to make a new torrent file is because the torrent file contains information about what tracker the torrent is located on. The torrent file must be associated with a tracker in order to connect the users who want the show.

^^ Good answers above also.
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