How to Install uTorrent BitTorrent Client/Server on Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid 32-64bit GNU/Linux Easy Guide

March 28, 2015 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

Getting-Started with uTorrent for Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid

You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install uTorrent Server and Client on Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet i386/amd64 GNU+Linux.

The Last uTorrent Release for Xubuntu 13+ Based Make Use of the Latest OpenSSL 1.0+ Library with important Security Improvements.

uTorrent is the #1 BitTorrent Client on Desktops Worldwide.

uTorrent Client for Xubuntu Features:

  • Tiny
  • Easy
  • Accessible
  • Innovative
  • Cuttin Edge
  • Intelligent

Finally, the Installation result a little bit Intricate and Require some basic Skill but after the Result is Worthwhile! ;)

Install uTorrent for Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Featured
  1. Download uTorrent Server/Client for Xubuntu 13.04

    uTorrent for Xubuntu 32/64-bit
  2. Then Extract uTorrent into /tmp
    Possibly Double-Click/Right-Click and Open with Archive Manager:

    Install uTorrent for Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Extraction
    Or from Command Line:

    tar xvzf ~/Downloads/utserver.tar.gz -C /tmp/
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands).

    Install uTorrent for Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Open Terminal
  4. Again Extract uTorrent Web GUI

    cd /tmp/utorrent* && unzip ./
  5. Relocate uTorrent.

    sudo su

    You will be prompted to Insert the SuperUser Password
    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/utorrent*
    sudo mv /tmp/utorrent* /opt/utorrent
  6. And Install/Update OpenSSL
    Simply Running:

    sudo apt-get install openssl
  7. Finally, to Start Up uTorrent Server

    cd /opt/utorrent && sudo ./utserver
  8. uTorrent WebGui Connection on Browser (Tested on Chrome)

    Installing Chrome for Xubuntu

    Browse on:


    Default Access:

    user name: ‘admin’

    pass: ”

  9. Use the Web UI to Make Changes to uTorrent Settings.

    Install uTorrent for Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid - uTorrent Web GUI Settings
    Install uTorrent for Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid - uTorrent Web GUI Settings Directories

  10. How to Create a uTorrent Launcher on Xubuntu Desktop

    How Launcher for Xubuntu

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