Do Torrents work for macs?

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  1. KLaM13

    KLaM13 Ill drop kick your face

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    wondering if i used torrent sites would it work on macs?
     
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    lowfat 24/Mac/SciFi/PC Crew OT Supporter

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    Get Transmission and open a torrent like you would on Windows or Linux
     
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    Just be aware that if you download some files (very few), they are only compatible on PC....or EXTREMELY hard to convert. I can't think of any specific file names though it's only happened to me about twice.
     
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    where can i get transmission? is it the same thing as like Winrar for PC?
     
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    KLaM13 Ill drop kick your face

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    i have utorrent, same as transmission?
     
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    transmission is a client
     
  8. KLaM13

    KLaM13 Ill drop kick your face

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    what app do i use once i have the torrent. like if its a movie, which app do i need?
     
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    do you have any idea what torrents are or how they work?
     
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    KLaM13 Ill drop kick your face

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    no idea. my bf is the computer whiz he gave me some sites to check out. i have Utorrent and transmission but i dont know how to open up the zip on my mac it asks to choose an app, and my bf uses winrar but i dont have an app like that
     
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    uTorrent wins for me.
     
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    KLaM13 Ill drop kick your face

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    okay so after all the confusion i finally figured it out! thanks you guys! i needed RAR expander to extract the files so that i could open them!
     
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    I prefer utorrent to transmission
     
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