djdkdigital Posted November 26, 2009 Report Share Posted November 26, 2009 Hi everyone,I'm relatively new to the utorrent Community, so I'm sorry if I've asked something that's already been covered before. My issue doesn't directly relate to uTorrent (at least as far as I can tell), but maybe you can guide me in the right direction anyways.Currently I've been downloading a torrent through uTorrent on Windows. I find that although the program appears to accurate state how much I have already downloaded of the torrent, when I right-click and select 'Open Containing Folder', the total size of the folder is considerably larger! As an additional result, this essentially makes Windows "believe" that hard disk space is being used. Maybe it is, but I really have no idea what I could have already downloaded that essentially clogs up all that space in such a short period. I can see this huge size immediately after beginning my download by viewing the Properties of that folder.I'm not sure if this relates to just the one specific torrent I'm dealing with, but I was prompted to find out where all of my disk space was going when I noticed a similar behavior on Mac OS X occuring when I used Azureus's Vuze torrent client, so I'm half tempted to think its an issue with just one torrent I've been dealing with. Either way however, its strange to just see file space disappearing like that when, apparently, I really haven't downloaded that much.Thanks to all for your thoughts and feedback,Derek Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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