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How to Hide an IP Address in uTorrent

Updated February 21, 2017

Utorrent is a program that allows computer users to download files from other computers connected to the "People 2 People" file sharing server. Due to identity theft and other electronic tracking, many users would like to hide their IP (Internet Protocol) address. You can easily hide your IP address by using the IP Filtering feature on the uTorrent software application. You don't have to be a computer wiz to use this feature. You can turn it on with just a few clicks of the mouse.

Double-click on your uTorrent icon from your computer's desktop.

Click the "Options" button.

Go to "Preferences" under the "Options" button.

Click on the "Advanced" tab.

Go to the "ipfilter.enable" button and click "True" under the value bar.

Click the "OK" button.

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Charles Poole holds a Bachelor of Arts in creative writing from Appalachian State University. He started freelancing in college for local publications in Boone, N.C. and is continuing his career through online freelancing with a specialization in affiliate marketing, blogging and SEO.