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    Unhappy Torrents Will Not Load
    Hey Guys !!
    I have an iBook G4 with a 1.42 ghz processor and 1 gigabyte of ram...
    I successfully connect to any website daily on my mac running tiger.
    when i try downloading a torrent it gives me an error saying it cannot find host... 404 error... I have tried many many many different torrents and torrent programs... and the torrents work fine on my pc ... Any advice ?

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    Ports closed on your router? Some Torrent clients in the preferences have a place where you can test the port. If it fails that test, the port needs to be opened in the router.

    All I can think of at this point. Check and let us know what you find.

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    Thanks, May i ask you to guide me through those steps... i'm not familliar with "preferences"

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    What clients have you tried? Some I know, others I do not.

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    tomato torrent, frostwire, limewire... bit torrent or utorrent wont even download correctly

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