Downloading files from BitTorrent on your local computer can always be tricky. You need to download a local torrent client, which pry on your privacy and security as you download files
Offcloud’s web-based torrent client offers you a secure and private way to download files from Torrents to a lot of remote providers. In this tutorial, we will see how to download files from BitTorrent and sync it up with Dropbox, the popular storage provider.
Login to your Offcloud account and navigate to Account tab on the menu. Click on Remote accounts on the Account page to access your third party storage accounts. (1)
Click on Add new remote account, and in the resulting screen – choose Dropbox as Account Type and click on Authenticate. (2/3)
You will be redirected to Dropbox now for granting permissions. Click on Allow to granting the permission to OffCloud. Note: These permissions only allow OffCloud to access its own folder named “OffCloud.com” inside the Apps folder in your Dropbox. (4)
Once you have added your Dropbox to Offcloud, it is time now to add a link to the Torrent client.
On the menu, click on Remote and input your torrent link in the box. Choose your Dropbox account from the drop-down and then click on Upload to start the download. Note: You can also upload your .torrent/.nzb file by clicking on the text and selecting your .torrent file. (5)
And that’s it. Your download will now start processing and the files from the torrent will be transferred to Dropbox. Head over to the Apps folder > OffCloud.com to see your files once they are downloaded. (6)