Device IP Address
Set to the same port value set on the Torrent Download page.
Torrent Active Folders
Sharing Torrent Downloads with Other Peers
Torrent downloads allow you to share files using a peer-to-peer file sharing protocol. With Torrent
Download, you can download files using the torrent protocol to your ix2 and then those files can be
uploaded by other torrent users.
Configuring a Torrent Active Folder
From the ix2 Management Console, click Shares.
Select a Share to use as a Torrent Active Folder, and click to expand the Active Folder section.
Select Torrent from the drop-down menu.
Click General torrent settings to set up Torrent settings. Refer to
on previous page for more information on configuring your Torrent downloads.
Click Apply to save your changes.
Click View Content to see the files in this Share.
Adding Torrent Files to Your ix2
Open the Shares page.
Expand the Share that is enabled as a Torrent Active Folder. Any Share can be enabled as a
Torrent Active Folder. For information on enabling a Torrent Active Folder, refer to
Torrent Active Folder
Copy the downloaded torrent file to the Torrent Active Folder Share. The torrent file immediately
starts to download to the Share. An administrator user can monitor its download progress on the
on the Torrent Share.
Managing Torrent Downloads
In the Content Viewer, you can perform the following actions on torrents:
Pause or resume a torrent job. Click
is paused, you can resume the download by clicking
on page 24 for more information on managing Shares and Active Folders.
page. All users can monitor the download progress through the
to pause a torrent download. When a torrent download
Enabling Torrent Downloads