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  #511 (permalink)  
Old April 5th, 2008
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Question? Why are titles to videos changed..keep loading videos, expecting something that I have not downloaded before......waste of time.
Originally Posted by sberlin View Post
Please add your feature requests to this thread.

The following requests are already noted, please do not add them again.

Please add your request as replies to this thread, in a concise manner. If you want to discuss a feature in detail, please do so in another thread.

Thanks very much.

- Option for the maximum simultaneous transfers of a single file, preventing a file from taking all upload slots.

- Reorganize preferences: No more firewall option, rename port to firewall, the search option (limit, speed, quality) removed, no more compression option, no more out of band option.

- New system of requeries [not going to happen any time soon]

- A file rating system, allowing users to collectively rate fake/garbage/good/excellent files.

- Browse clients other than LimeWire from upload window

- Allow browsing firewalled hosts

- Use NIO to take up less resources/RAM

- Client side queueing of multiple requests to a single source

- Remember advanced stats checkbox between launches

- Remember preferred sort order between launches

- Ability to clear existing sort on a table.

- Explore button on download page

- A private folder accessable only by trusted users

- Allow certain files/folders to get preferred status in upload slots

- An option to connect to fewer ultrapeers when acting as a leaf

- A mailto button for formatting & sending magnet links

- Multiple download folders for different types of downloads

- Sharing of portions of iTunes selections by choosing a playlist

- An edit menu (and ability to copy/select any displayed text)

- Ability to send download filename in search box.

- A mini LimeWire to handle magnets

- A window menu to bring chat/options/stats/main window to the foreground

- Browse host to display results with directory structure like in the library

- Drag & Drop support

- Monitor pane moved

- Bandwidth status displayed in the GUI at all times.

- Searching for phrases together, using "LimeWire Rocks" and finding only results where LimeWire Rocks, instead of limewire on the rocks.

- Seekable media player.

- Symbol next to the 'X' on search tabs to show the context menu.

- Re search for corrupt files automatically. (Should be taken care of already with TigerTree support, actually.)

- Recently searched drop down box.
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Default Chat Feature

Chat Feature would be nice
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Smile Searching TAB

For crady sake,improve your searching in LIMEWIRE
Add in the searching tabs among pictures,videos,programs and music, for
example torrent,iso,nrg images or other extension like in Shareaza.
And if youwould remove so much virus download(if you can) and to remove 0 peers downloads.
IF you change that LIMEWIRE will be best of best.
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Old April 26th, 2008
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NNTP support in limewire would make limewire the holy grail for usenet users, even the best Binary newsreaders today are horrible looking and single-minded. A search facility for usenet would be good as well.

If this is too much to ask, then at least consider including NZB capabilities at first.
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Have them fix the BitTorrent support first before giving them other ideas to screw it up with.
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I love Books as much as my limewire but when I look for music in albw Or it,s big brother albumwrap I sometimes get a mix of 20% music and 80% books.Can this be changed?
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Old May 24th, 2008
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Default Splash Screen

Please modify the startup splash screen so that it isn't the front-most window which prevents switching to other programs while Limewire boots. Thanks.
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Old June 7th, 2008
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Additional extensions that might contain personal data and probably should not be shared:

XLS, 123, CSV, SDC, ODS, OTS (Spreadsheet)
PPS ,PPT, KEY, SDD, ODP, OTP (Presentation)
MDB, DB, SQL, WKS, SDB, ODB (Database)
ABW, WPD, WPS, SDW, ODF, ODT, OTT (Word processing)
DMP (Windows memory dump)
CFG, INI, MSI, REG (Configuration)
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Old June 7th, 2008
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Couple more:

WAB, MAB, OST (Address book)
PPSM, PPTM, PRC, SHW (Presentation)
DOCM, DOCX (Word processing)
TAX (Tax return)
SEC, SKR (Private/secret keys)

And PTS in my previous post should be PST, sorry.
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Old June 8th, 2008
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I dont know if this is possible, but maybe there could be a way to make it so that once a file from limewire is done downloading, it can automaticly sync with iTunes. That would be great
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