µMonitor is a µTorrent client for iPhone/iPod Touch and it is compatible with OS 3.0 To install this amazing app simply add “repo.theiphonebay.org” to your source list, and search for “uMonitor” That’s it! µMonitor is an easy to use monitor running on the iPhone for your µTorrent application. What it does is make use of the µTorrent Web-gui API to show your current torrents from anywhere you want. uMonitor shows The list of torrents, the details of one torrent, and the customizable labels. To connect µMonitor to your µTorrent instance you have to fill-in all the 4 settings, in the µMonitor settings panel of your iPhone/iPod Touch. Before getting started make sure your WebUI is enabled and configured. If you haven’t enabled your WebUI then follow the steps given below.
How to use the WebUI
- Enable and configure the WebUI in µTorrent (Preferences -> Advanced -> WebUI)
- If using the alternate port function, you must allow it in your firewall and forward the port in your router. If using UPnP, µTorrent will automatically forward the WebUI port.
- Open up a supported browser and use the following URL format: http://YourIP:UTport/gui/
- If the browser supports Username:Password (and you have the WebUI working with the first URL) then use the following URL format: http://Username:Password@YourIP:UTport/gui/
To connect µMonitor to your µTorrent instance you have to fill-in all the 4 settings, in the µMonitor settings panel of your iPhone/iPod Touch. µMonitor hasn’t been approved by Apple because they do not want any ‘torrent application’ on the iPhone, therefore it’s only available to owners of an hacked iPhone, via the Cydia.