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Formerly the feature-rich Azureus, Vuze takes Azureus' BitTorrent foundation and builds on top of it a network for video discovery and user-created video publishing tied together by social networking.

From XML torrent options to IP filters, firewall tests to UPnP plug-ins to baked-in social networking, Vuze isn't breaking new ground--the original BitTorrent client has gone this path, too--but it is doing it in an innovative and attractive way. When you install the program, you're faced with an interface that will be instantly familiar to iTunes users. In providing a general overview of their torrents and media playback controls, the new layout emphasizes user-initiated searches.

The Advanced tab has been replaced by My Library. The old Azureus is now completely gone, but because of the demands of users, Vuze 4.0 is much closer to the intent of its progenitor than Vuze 3.1 was. A simple, three-step guide that launches when you start Vuze helps you get acclimatized to the new Vuze. There's still work to be done: memory usage is up around 100MB, and although you can set up private trackers, you can't customize the search box. People new to torrenting or only interested in sharing media files might appreciate this visually active approach.

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4 stars

"My favorite BT client"

November 19, 2009  |  By Einar--K

 |  Version: Vuze 4.3


Advanced mode in settings. Built in IP filtering.


I find the media sharing option a bit confusing.


My favorite BT client

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5 stars

"Very easy to use"

November 16, 2009  |  By chaddyuk

 |  Version: Vuze 4.3


From opening up the program its very easy on the eye. The best part for me is in the Devices tab It can pick up your Xbox 360 Ps3 etc all you do is drop your media files into the area you want and then you can access them form your xbox 360 etc


None up to now

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1 stars

"Doesn't work on 64-bit systems"

November 16, 2009  |  By frankv--2008

 |  Version: Vuze 4.3


No way to tell


Doesn't work on 64-bit systems


How can people make software today and not make a version for 64-bit systems, when the 32-bit version is not even compatible with 64-bit systems?

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 4.3
With the latest release, you get powerful new search capabilities, along with the ability to play your HD videos on PC, Mac, iPhone, iPod, Apple TV, Xbox 360, PS3, PSP, and Tivo. In addition, the latest release includes performance enhancements making Vuze significantly lighter and faster.
Publisher Vuze
Publisher web site http://www.vuze.com
Release Date November 16, 2009
Date Added November 16, 2009
Version 4.3
Category Internet Software
Subcategory P2P & File-Sharing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 70.8KB
File Name External File
Total Downloads 9,711,734
Downloads Last Week 4,129
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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