What is BitComet?
BitComet is a BitTorrent/HTTP/FTP download management software, which is powerful, and easy-to-use. It contains many advanced features that can accelerate your downloading up to 5 - 10 times faster, or even more.
Note: downloading from the official website fails; use these instead: MajorGeeks: https://www.majorgeeks.com/files/details/bitcomet.html Internet Archive (eMule plugin): https://archive.org/download/BitComet1.24EmulePlugin/BitComet_1.24_emule_plugin.exe
A lot of users on Reddit reported that BitComet tried to install multiple viruses and adware during the setup
The installer prompts you to change your default search provider and install a media player. After installation it opens a webpage with an ad for another software install.