Ubuntu Linux

How to Install uTorrent in Ubuntu 18.04

This guide explains how to install uTorrent in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. uTorrent is a torrent  client which allows users to download and share files using the bittorrent protocol.

Note that, uTorrent is not the best torrent client for Ubuntu 18.04. It is unstable and display lots of ads. Instead, try transmission or qbittorrent, both are fast, and easy to use torrent client for Ubuntu that supports magnet links , bandwidth control and many other advanced options.

To install utorrent on Ubuntu 18.04, open the terminal and run:

sudo snap install utorrent
snap install utorrent ubuntu

Now you can open utorrent from the Ubuntu applications menu. If you are having any trouble opening the software, run the following commands and try open again:

snap disconnect utorrent:wine-platform-plug
snap install wine-platform
snap connect utorrent:wine-platform-plug wine-platform:wine-base-stable

To uninstall utorrent, run:

sudo snap remove utorrent
How to Install uTorrent in Ubuntu 18.04