DionJL Posted February 20, 2012 Report Share Posted February 20, 2012 I've been using uTorrent on my Laptop with two external HDDs holding all my media/torrents (~1600 torrents). I have just built a HTPC/Seed computer that I'd like to get uTorrent up and running on with all my old torrents. I backed up the torrent data via %AppData%\uTorrent on my laptop. I've made sure the HDDs kept the same drive letter once installed in the new PC. I pasted the backup data into the AppData folder, however when I open uTorrent none of my setting nor any torrents are there. There is obviously a step I'm missing. I'm hoping someone here can point me in the right direction. Could i possibly have different builds of uTorrent? I'm pretty sure I'm running 2.2.1 on both computers. Any help would be much appreciated.Thanks!EDIT:I figured out my issue. When I set up the OS on the new HTPC I needed to have an identical username to the Laptop that previously ran uTorrent. I found that changing the name once the account has been created is only a cosmetic change and that to fix the problem I needed to create a new account with the proper name as was used on the Laptop. Once I did this I transfered the app files to where the belonged and; voila! Everything where it needed to be, and settings how they should be. Hopefully this helps if anyone is searching for a solution in the future. The three keys are:1. Backup %AppData%\uTorrent2. Use the same username as on the old computer3. Make sure the drive letters remain the same (they can be changed) Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.