Is eMule still working 2020?

Believe it or not, eMule is still alive and kicking. But eMule is still with us. It’s a peer-to-peer file-sharing application that uses eDonkey servers and its own decentralized Kad network. Unlike many peer-to-peer applications, eMule is an open-source project and it doesn’t come bundled with any adware or spyware.

How do I add servers to eMule?

To add the eMule servers to the list, simply click on the IPs you find in the list of emule servers here; if they are not added automatically, it is necessary to enter IP, port, and name in the fields under the heading New server on eMule.

What are eMule servers?

It is a centralized file-sharing network that requires users to connect to a server to gain access to the network. The servers merely help hold the network together. Meanwhile, Kad is a network that is also connectable via eMule.

What happened eMule?

It’s sad but true that Emule is old hack now. There are rarely more than 400,000 users connected to the servers at once. Still, Emule could be much faster. A file could be downloaded from elsewhere by 10 users (same file & same hash) & 1 person downloads it from these 10 users and great speeds.

How do I configure eMule ports?

Open emule, go to options, connection, set the ports 4662 and 4663 (4662 tcp and 4663 udp, or 4663 tcp and 4662 udp, it doesn’t matter), click ok, click ok, close emule, restart your pc and your router/connection.

How do I update my eMule server?

There are several ways in eMule to update the server list:

  1. Useful Settings in Preferences -> Connections. o Auto-update serverlist at start up.
  2. o Update serverlist when connecting to a server. eDonkey servers know of each other to a certain extent.
  3. o Update serverlist when a client connects.

How safe is eMule?

eMule is open source and safe to use. It doesn’t come with any hidden viruses or adware. With its shared files directory and search features, eMule is loved by those who like file sharing with ease.

How to add a server.met file to eMule?

A server.met file is now added to your eMule. You can find a direct link to a server.met file and download it. The downloaded file has to be placed in eMule’s config folder which is often located at C:Program FileseMuleConfig. When you are asked to overwrite the existing file you answer yes and your server.met file is now updated.

Which is the best server list for eMule?

The official site of the “Peerates”-server, with a good, automatically updated list and some stats about the eDonkey-network in general. We like. A reliable list, automatically updated list of servers, with the usual “Add to eMule”-button and some additional stats. Features a fresh list of selected servers.

Where do I find all my eMule files?

During eMule’s runtime quite a lot of files are used or created on first start. Most of them are created in eMule’s config folder, others reside in the temporary directory as specified in the Options or directly in eMule’s installation directory.

What does a part file in eMule mean?

Part files are unfinished downloads. eMule is able to download from more than one user at the same time, so the *.part files always have the size of finished download. Missing parts are simply filled with zero.