Using a Socks5 Torrent Proxy with your favorite Bittorrent client will allow you to easily anonymize your torrent traffic. A properly-configured proxy allows you to reroute 100% of your torrent traffic through a proxy server, which will hide your real IP address from torrent peers, making your downloads much more anonymous. But not all proxy services are created equal. And not all torrent clients handle proxy setup the same way. That’s why we created this guide. It’s pretty massive, so feel free to use the Jump Links below to find the exact section you’re looking for Contents • • • Private Internet Access • NordVPN • IPVanish • Torguard • • uTorrent • Vuze • Deluge • QBittorrent • • • • • How to choose a proxy service for Torrents/P2P First things first, you’ll need a proxy if you don’t have one already. And let me make two things very clear: • You want a ‘Zero-Log’ proxy service (for maximum privacy) • It needs to be and not http/https We’ll look in-depth at our recommended proxy services, as well as understanding the criteria of what makes one proxy better-suited for torrents.