Transmission Bittorrent Client

Take advantage of having your ClearOS server working as a BitTorrent client for your network. With the Transmission app, you get a web-based BitTorrent client with powerful features: encryption, peer exchange, magnet links, and more. It's open source, free, easy to use and lean.

When you couple Transmission with a mobile client, you have a great way to manage your torrents while out and about town.


If your system does not have this app available, you can install it via the Marketplace.

You can find this feature in the menu system at the following location:



Before you can login to the Transmission web interface, you need to start the software and set a password via the ClearOS web-based interface. Once you have done these steps, you can connect to port 9091 using your web browser (e.g. or just follow the quick link shown in the app. The Transmission web interface is intuitive and you are on your way!

ClearOS Transmission Setup

Tips and Tricks

Android Client

If you would like to control Transmission running on ClearOS from an Android-based mobile device, you can install one of the many available clients. Follow the link to search Google Play

content/en_us/7_ug_transmission.txt · Last modified: 2015/10/26 20:01 (external edit)