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eMule is a popular, open source P2P (peer-to-peer) file sharing client for Microsoft Windows, based on the eDonkey2000 protocol. Started in May 2002 as an alternative to eDonkey2000, eMule now connects to both the eDonkey network and the Kad network. The distinguishing features of eMule are the direct exchange of sources between client nodes, fast recovery of corrupted downloads, and the use of a credit system to reward frequent uploaders. Furthermore, eMule transmits data in zlib-compressed form to save bandwidth. eMule is coded in Microsoft Visual C++ using the Microsoft Foundation Classes. As of July 2002 eMule has been free software, released under the GNU General Public License; its popularity has led to eMule's codebase being used as the basis of a Linux-specific client, xMule, and a multiplatform
eMule Xtreme is a modification of the original eMule file sharing client. It is its aim to use the bandwidth more efficiently and to enlarge the range of the functions. There has been paid special attention to create a stable, resource saving mod. eMule Xtreme gives you a some extra features and optimizations. Easy to install and set up, this is a must-have for all file sharers. One of the most significant characteristics is its leecher blocking system (leechers are users that download but do not share anything with the community). Xtreme does an exact overhead-calculation. This means, Xtreme shows more overhead than other eMule-mods.
eMule Plus is a new generation eMule compatible client created to improve the original GUI and to bring you the best experience ever. eMule Plus is a file sharing client which is based on the eDonkey2000 network. eMule Plus is an evolution of the original eMule project, created to improve its abilities and features, in both work efficiency and user interface. By offering its code to free distribution and modification, eMule invites people to collaborate as much as possible to improve this excellent program. eMule is a popular, open source P2P file sharing application, similar and compatible with eDonkey, which allows you to download large files very easily. Besides the official free eMule download, an alternative eMule Plus client and other applications called "mods" are also free and widely used. eMule clients connect to the Overnet / eDonkey2K