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How to turn any download into torrent

By Codrut Nistor

Posted in Online-services

If you use a torrent program you know how to make a torrent file. Every program has this facility. Just select the file or folder and select create :). But now i will show you how to create a torrent file even without having the file on your computer. You will have to use the service provided by Burnbit. Burnbit is an automated torrent metadata creation and management service.

Using Burnbit you can select any file from a website and turn it in a torrent file. Burnbit supports only HTTP protocol currently as major BitTorrent clients support it. After you provide the link of the program the file is burned into a torrent. This program usually take a few seconds and you can see the burning process live on Burnbit page. When the burning process is complete you can download the torrent file powered by the original location of the file mirrors and your peers.

If you want to see live details of your files(how manyy seeds how many peers) you can use the download buttons available on the  Burnbit website.

The best thing about Burnbit is that you can do all of this without even making an account. Everything is free.