If you are an avid internet user, you may have come across torrent engines and torrent files. Before seeing the issues and ways to overcome it, we shall discuss on what is Torrent. And later we will address our issue of “Unable to Load: Torrent is Not Valid Bencoding”.
What is Torrent?
First let me share the usage of Torrent using which you can download large files like ISO images, TV shows, videos, new movies, software, applications, etc. The torrent data are mostly downloaded from different locations or servers. Since you can get your wanted data in torrent even if the source destination goes down, this torrent data are mostly preferred by many users. It does not download the whole file at a time like other downloads from several websites. It can be easily downloaded into parts if you want to pause the download and to resume these torrenting sites will be more helpful.
Due to several reasons, our system IP may block us to access the Torrent sites. In such cases, you may face problem while downloading a torrent file, and the error message says you that “Torrent is Not Valid Bencoding.”
Let us know some reasons behind this problem: Torrent is Not Valid Bencoding
Before getting into the ways to resolve this problem, analyze the reason behind it. I have given the main cause of the error message Torrent, not Valid Bencoding.
The major reason behind the error is corrupted Torrent File. This may due to your ISP corrupts the file, because of the Government restrictions. It is not the case in all the countries; only a few countries may be very strict about the torrent downloads.
One other reason is you may have downloaded the corrupted torrent file.
Methods to Fix “Unable to Load: Torrent is Not Valid Bencoding”
Most of you may use the Torrent for your favorite files, and the above error is mostly faced by all the torrent users. If you need the file immediately and you are facing the above issue follow the below ways to get rid of it.
Since one of the reasons behind “Torrent is Not Valid Bencoding” is the Government restriction to a torrent file and you cannot access to it. In this case, your IP address will be blocked to access the torrent engine. To get rid of it, you have to get the support of VPN. Using this will hide you IP and will give you the way to access to those torrenting engine and sites.
Using the VPN services no one can easily track your IP, it will locate you somewhere in another country, and thus your IP cannot be easily found out by ISP. There are various paid VPN services; you can use it. Or if you cannot put your money in VPN there are several free VPN services which you can use.
For downloading any torrent connect to the VPN service by downloading any one of the Free VPN software and sign in to the account. Using the VPN account, you can easily access any of the torrenting sites. Nord VPN or Express VPN is some of the best and most trusted VPN to use.
Use Magnetic Link
Using magnetic link is another way to get a torrent file without facing Torrent is Not Valid Bencoding message. During downloading the torrent files from the restricted torrent sites, your ISP may corrupt the file. But you may not face this problem while downloading the movies, apps, videos in websites.
In such cases, torrent sites provide you the way to download the torrent files through the magnet link. In the Kickass torrent, you can see the magnet link left to the Download torrent option while downloading it.
While downloading just click on the magnet download link, in which you file will get downloaded from your browser download manager. But while doing this process, you may face some issues like resuming ability, and you’re downloading process will be slow. To have the resuming capacity use the Internet Download Manager (IDM). You can buy this premium software on the internet for download your file faster than usual.
FDM (Free Download Manager) is also available those who are willing for the free download manager.
Download from different Source
If you cannot fix the problem by following the above methods, then you have to try another source for getting your files. Some of the free software like IDM, DAP will allow you to download the wanted files. If there is no other way, you have to choose this option.
I am sure above methods will resolve your error while downloading the torrent files. If you follow the overhead method, you can easily download TV shows, movies, videos, images, files, etc. from the torrent sites without facing “Torrent is not Valid Bencoding” error message. I hope the above article will help you for rectifying the major issues mostly faced in torrent sites.