Windows2000, Windows2003, WinXP, Windows Vista, Windows 7
August 22 2014
Ares is a free open source file sharing program that enables users to share any digital file including images, audio, video, software, documents, etc.
You may now easily publish your files through the Ares peer to peer network. As a member of the virtual community, you can search and download just about any file shared by other users. Latest versions support BitTorrent protocol and Shoutcast radio stations. With Ares you can also join chat rooms or host your channel and meet new friends.
With Ares you can also join chat rooms or host your channel and meet new friends.
Ares is a successful P2P application that will give you free, direct access to a huge file sharing community. Bittorrent and Gnutella were the big names in the peer to peer (P2P) world until Ares came along. It was spun-off from Gnutella in 2002, and since then has been building a strong and dedicated base of users.
Ares automatically finds more sources and downloads files from many users at once. This can increase remarkably the speed of your downloads. Ares works behind firewalls and requires zero configuration.
Built-in audio/video player
You can preview files while their download is in progress and organize a playlist made of your favourites. Ares' player supports Shoutcast internet radio.
You can host your chat room and join other available channels. Creating a chat channel has never been easier, now you can chat and meet new friends while you download files.
Powerful library organizer
Your shared files are organized into categories in a library section. You can sort your files by type, category and easily change your share settings. An handy quick-search feature locates your files by typing a keyword.
100% open source
Ares is a free software. Its source code is available for free. Anyone who wants it can download Ares' source, add their own features and come up with their own version.
* Big preview screen
* Built-in browser
* Decentralized and quick network
* Auto-scan your PC for files