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The command-line interface for WebTorrent. Supports magnets, URLs, info hashes and .torrent files. More information:

  • Download a torrent:

webtorrent download "{{torrent_id}}"

  • Stream a torrent to VLC media player:

webtorrent download "{{torrent_id}}" --vlc

  • Stream a torrent to a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) device:

webtorrent download "{{torrent_id}}" --dlna

  • Display a list of files for a specific torrent:

webtorrent download "{{torrent_id}}" --select

  • Specify a file index from the torrent to download:

webtorrent download "{{torrent_id}}" --select {{index}}

  • Seed a specific file or directory:

webtorrent seed {{path/to/file_or_directory}}

  • Create a new torrent file for the specified file path:

webtorrent create {{path/to/file}}

  • Display information for a magnet URI or .torrent file:

webtorrent info {{path/to/file_or_magnet}}