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What are the best Soulseek alternatives?

Soulseek is described as '® is a unique ad-free, spyware free, and just plain free file sharing application. One of the things that makes Soulseek® unique is our community and community-related features. Based on peer-to-peer technology, virtual rooms allow you to meet people with the' and is a very popular app in the file sharing category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Soulseek for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and BSD. The best alternative is RetroShare, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Soulseek are Nicotine+, eMule, BitTorrent and DC++.

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  1. RetroShare icon

    RetroShare

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD
    • OpenSSL
    • OpenPGP
    95 alternatives to RetroShare 

    RetroShare is a open source cross-platform, private and secure decentralized communication system. It lets you to securely chat, share photos, videos, and more, using OpenPGP to authenticate peers and .

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    1.  DecentralizedRetroShare is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
    2.  Privacy focusedRetroShare is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    3.  End-to-End EncryptionRetroShare has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    4.  GPG EncryptionRetroShare supports GPG (aka GnuPG) for encryption of things like emails, messages, files, etc.
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    Almost everyone thinks RetroShare is a great alternative to Soulseek.
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    Nicotine+

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Solaris
    26 alternatives to Nicotine+ 

    Nicotine+ is a graphical client for the Soulseek peer-to-peer network.

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    Almost everyone thinks Nicotine+ is a great alternative to Soulseek.
    selios

    An actual alternative to the Soulseek client, using the same protocol. It's open source, and much more modern and feature-rich than the original one.

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    Guest

    Tested on linux. Soulseek client. Works even better than the Soulseek versions on windows imo.

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    hboetes

    It's simply the best SLSK client, well maintained and very slick.

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    eMule

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    23 alternatives to eMule 

    eMule is a free peer-to-peer file sharing application for Microsoft Windows. Connects to the eDonkey network and the Kad network.

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    BitTorrent

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    83 alternatives to BitTorrent 

    BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer program developed by Bram Cohen and BitTorrent, Inc. used for uploading and downloading files via the BitTorrent protocol. BitTorrent was the first client written for the protocol.

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    DC++

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    15 alternatives to DC++ 

    DC++ is an open source client for Windows for the Direct Connect protocol. Direct Connect allows you to share files over the internet without restrictions or limits. The client is completely free of advertisements and has a nice, easy to use interface. Firewall and router suppor.

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    Shareaza

    56 alternatives to Shareaza 

    Shareaza is the most luxurious and sophisticated file sharing system you'll find. It can harness the power of up to four separate peer-to-peer networks, including EDonkey2000, Gnutella, BitTorrent and Shareaza's native network, Gnutella2.

    Discontinued

    last updated: Sep 18th 2017, 19:11 GMThttps://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/File-Sharing/Shareaza.shtml

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    MLDonkey

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    19 alternatives to MLDonkey 

    MLDonkey is an open source, multi-protocol, peer-to-peer file sharing application that runs as a back-end server application on many platforms. It can be controlled through a user interface provided by one of many separate front-ends, including a Web interface, telnet interface...

    Discontinued

    The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 3.1.5, released in March 2014, can be still downloded from the official website.

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    Envy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    20 alternatives to Envy 

    P2P Filesharing and BitTorrent client. Polished dev fork of Shareaza supporting Gnutella (LimeWire), G2 (Shareaza), eDonkey2000 (eMule), and more networks. Highly customizable, skinnable, and translatable with 30 languages.

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    Fopnu

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    19 alternatives to Fopnu 

    Fopnu is P2P File Sharing System. 100% Free, Simple and Easy to Use. Contains NO Spyware and NO Ads. Fully decentralized network. All shared files are indexed locally.

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    WireShare

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    42 alternatives to WireShare 

    WireShare is a fork of the original LimeWire open source project.

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