Due to advanced compression technology of DivX movies, a typical 2-hour DVD movie
can be stored in less than 700 megabytes (the size of a typical CD) without
noticeable loss of visual and audio quality. With broadband connections are more
available and popular, it is estimated that over 3 billion movie and music files
were downloaded during the month of August 2004. Since it is possible to
transfer any type of file, any user with a broadband connection can download
movies, music, games, software or just about anything which can be stored in a
There are several tools, such as WinMX, was developed for this purpose. WinMX is a
file sharing tool which helps you access to a vast network of Internet peer-to-peer
users. You can start downloading your favorite DivX movies, MP3 music, games, and
software today. It is so easy anyone can do it while remaining completely
Click here to download WinMX.
Then locate the file-sharing
installation program WinMX version 3.53 (winmx353.exe) and double click to launch
it. The installation process is straightforward. Just follow the program
instructions to install WinMX on your computer.
This on-line guide helps you to get started with this tool quickly and provides
useful downloading tips to help you get the movies or music files you want.
After WinMX is successfully installed, launch it from the Start Menu or your
desktop icon. WinMX displays the following screen during start up to search for
available network connections. The connection status box blinks with a yellow
cursor while the search is being performed. Depending upon your connection speed,
this process may take from several seconds to a minute. Broadband connections
such as cable or DSL take only a second or two to find the peer-to-peer network