Software update: µTorrent 2.0.1 build 19078 final

Last Friday the final release of version 2.0.1 of µTorrent was finally released. New in version 2.0.1 is improved uTP performance, with reduced overhead and improved speed, and the program now handles multi-bit torrents better. Also works now BEP22 as it should. BEP22 is a way to quickly find local trackers, in order to cut down on network traffic. Since the previous entry in the Meuktracker, the following adjustments have been made to the program:

Changes in version 2.0.1 (build 19078):

  • Fix: installing on Vista/7 with UAC turned on
  • Fix: attempt to fix a rare crash

Changes in version 2.0.1 RC2 (build 18973)

  • Change: prioritize downloading torrents even more than seeds when making new connections
  • Change: change default uTP packet size to 600 bytes
  • Change: Use new uTP header by default

Version number 2.0.1 build 19078
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008
Website µTorrent
File size 313.00kB
License type Freeware