Remote Torrent Adder

Remote Torrent Adder

Add torrents using several programs' WebUIs

What is Remote Torrent Adder?
'Remote Torrent Adder' is a Chrome extension that enhances your torrent downloading experience. It allows users to send torrent files directly from their browsers to their remote or local Bittorrent client's web interface. Supporting multiple web interfaces, this extension downloads the torrent and uses the file upload function of the interface to add the torrent. It is perfect for private trackers that require cookies. It also possess options for automatic scanning of open pages and overwriting of download-actions. For advanced customization, filters can be added using regular expressions.
By: bog
Users: 40,000+
Rating: 4.02 (442)
Version: 1.3.8 (Last updated: 2021-10-16)
Creation date: 2019-09-07
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • *://*/*
  • contextMenus
  • notifications
  • tabs
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
Size: 262.14K
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This extension allows you to send torrent files from your browser to your remote or local Bittorrent client's web interface.

It doesn't just send the urls to the WebUIs, but downloads the torrent and uses the file upload function of the UIs to add the torrent. Thus, it even works on private trackers that require cookies.

Currently, it supports several web interfaces, a full list can be viewed on the project page.

Per default, this extension scans any open page for links that match given filters and overwrites the download-action, but its functionality can also be accessed via a context menu.

Its filters are easily extensible using regular expressions via the options page, but a basic set of filters should work for most sites.

For faq, support (issues) or the latest changes, please visit the GitHub page that is linked in the "DETAILS" tab of this page.

User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Works well with torrent files
  • Convenient for managing downloads
  • Works with multiple torrent clients
  • Does not work with some torrent clients
  • May have issues with Chrome updates
Most mentioned
  • Works with qBittorrent
  • Does not work anymore with qBittorrent
  • Author has abandoned it
Recent reviews
Very convenient with qBittorrent working on qnap :)
by Oleg Zakharov Oleg Zakharov, 2024-04-20

То, что было надо. Добавляет, в частности, иконку в локальное меню для ссылок. Жалко только, что не открывается окно закачки uTorrent, чтобы выбрать куда качать и что качать.
by A Google user, 2016-03-04

Nickel pour rutorrent, et avec gestion des étiquettes en plus !
by A Google user, 2015-03-02
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Risk impact

Remote Torrent Adder is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Remote Torrent Adder if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Remote Torrent Adder has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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