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Bittorent Keeping Logs

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As a new user of torguard I was astounded to discover that [torguard] actually keeps logs of everything I had downloaded since I purchased the service....Now these logs which I came across by accident were located in C:\users\apps\data...[bittorrent]....Now what I want to know is why does bittorent do this when I have paid for a service that is supposed to be anonymous, albeit that anonymity of downloads from the internet is as far as I can tell from my bittorent proxy is fine..

 

So can anyone help me? how do I stop bittorent [proxy] from keeping logs of every single thing I have downloaded from torrent websites..it seems scarcely credible that a proxy would do such a thing...

And I only discovered this by accident when I was using [privazer to DOD securely delete files] I saw the logs then...but the logs were not deleted....everything was there..so what's the point in being anonymous when downloading if your machines is keeping logs in bittorent users as mentioned......?

Now I ain't no tech head so please any explanation keep simple...and more importantly how to damn well stop it.

I have been trying to find ways to stop my computer keeping any logs of any kind no matter what the reason such as website favourites...but I have had no luck...

 

someone should write a program which stops your computer keeping logs at all, even if it slows the thing down..

 

Another curios thing I discovered..You cannot register to bittorrent forums using   'TOR BROWSER'?

Why?  I tried twice and all it said was my IP was well known spammers address....

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What logs are you talking about?

BitTorrent keeps a copy of .torrent files so that it can actually use them to download content. They are NOT logs and are NOT reported to outside computers even if they were.

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