Halite

Halite 0.4.0.4 Revision 1333

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If you are with torrent then this tool shouldn’t pose any difficulties for you. Basically, this is one of smallest torrent clients you will come across. It leave such a small footprint on your system that you hardly notice any system resources being utilized. With Halite, users can conveniently download from torrent hassle-free. 

How Does Halite Boost Your System

Halite is a light program developed in c++ and a BitTorrent client which actually works well on Windows except for its latest version 0.4.0.1 which no longer runs on Windows XP. Apart from its compatibility with Windows, this software has a clear working interface and therefore presents a simplified interface for encrypting and decrypting files.

Halite comes with a managed torrent queue system and supports magnet URI torrents.it also supports disk Cache. Halite supports all of the basic features the average downloader requires including encryption, selective downloading, and a torrent creator. One of the greatest strengths of Halite is that it uses minimal system resources due to its lightweightedness.

Another feature that stands out for this software, is its ability to work well with VPNs. Basically, users are allowed to conceal their locations by connecting to any VPN server. This is a good feature for those who prioritize privacy and are trying to avoid their torrent activity getting tracked.

Key Features of Halite Include:

  • A manager for torrent queue system;
  • Disk cache support;
  • Support for Magnet URI torrents;
  • The ability to create torrent files;
  • Full Unicode support through UTF-8 and native Windows wide-char strings;
  • The ability to edit trackers specified in the torrent;
  • Transfer rate and connection limits both global and per-torrent.

Summary

Halite is a useful software which is lightweight and suitable for Windows Operating Systems. As already mentioned above, this software comes with useful features for all kinds of PC users. However, most advanced users will find the tool slightly easier to use than a newbie user. Halite may be the smallest tool out of other torrent client but it surely has garnered reputation for its download speed, amongst other powerful features.

What's new in 0.4.0.4 Revision 1333 version?

  • Updated to libtorrent 1.0.7
  • Fixed a bug with the portable version
  • Fixed a bug related to removing torrent without stopping them first
  • Fixed a bug torrrent pausing and resume with the global session pause/resume

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  • Last Updated: 2019-07-03
  • Developer: Binarynotions
  • Version: 0.4.0.4 Revision 1333
  • File size: 3.2 MB
  • Downloads: 1,231
  • Operating system: Windows 10, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
  • Filename: Halite-0.4.0.4-x86.msi
  • MD5 Checksum: 5fb219e6b9f67a2101fa1307e7dcf3ff

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