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FrostWire 4.18


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linux** unix

bittorrent gnutella file-sharing p2p torrent

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FrostWire is an alternative peer-to-peer file sharing service on the Gnutella network that is modeled after LimeWire and in fact, derived its code from LimeWire Pro. You'll find it a bit different in appearance but if you've worked with one, the other will be very familiar.

One of the advantages of FrostWire is that you won't get an onslaught of ads every time you open it to search for a file. This is good news for those who prefer to keep their machines clean of adware and spyware. The interface is pleasantly blue with rounded corners on the tabs but other than that, FrostWire is remarkably similar to LimeWire. You will still be sharing files on the Gnutella and Bittorent network but you'll be able to pay more attention to your downloads and less to unwanted ads.

As a pleasant extra feature, FrostWire has a built in community chat. The clean, straightforward interface is very user friendly and installation is fast and simple. However, pay attention to every screen if you would rather not install the ASK toolbar; you must uncheck two boxes instead of one if you prefer not to have this feature.

In short, FrostWire is quality peer-to-peer file sharing, Java based so it's compatible with any system. Those that have used other Bittorrent supported services will find FrostWire familiar and easy to use with fast downloads and a few enjoyable extras.

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FrostWire is an open source alternative to

LimeWire 5.3
Available for: windows mac linux unix java
LimeWire stepped in to replace Napster after it was shut down and has become the most popular client for the Gnutella network. Its clean interface works on any operating system as long as you have... Read more

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New FrostWire-JMPlayer 1.5.0
The underlying music and video player that comes with FrostWire for Desktop has received an update after 1 year. The next FrostWire for Desktop will come with our custom build of MPlayer, called...
New Telluride Cloud Video Downloader build 24
It’s great to see the latest build of the Telluride Cloud Video Downloader, build 24, which now offers faster video downloads from popular websites that previously slowed download speeds. This...
New FrostWire for Desktop 6.9.10 w/Java 19 and Telluride 23, better performance, stability and more video downloading website compatibility
Windows Installer (x86_64) macOS Installers (x86_64 and arm64)frostwire-6.9.10-x86_64.dmg (x86_64)frostwire-6.9.10-arm64.dmg (arm64/M1/M2) Linux Installers...
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