File Extension Library

.BTSEARCH File Extension

  • Developer by: BitTorrent
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: XML

What are .BTSEARCH files and how to open them?

Can't open .BTSEARCH file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .BTSEARCH file.

What is a .BTSEARCH file extension?

.BTSEARCH file extension is created by BitTorrent. .BTSEARCH has been classified as Settings Files. The format of .BTSEARCH file is XML.

.BTSEARCH is BitTorrent Search Engine File

Search engine definition file used by BitTorrent applications, such as BitTorrent and uTorrent; saved in an XML format and contains search engine information that can be added to a BitTorrent application user interface; includes the name, description, and URL of each search engine.

Once a BTSEARCH file has been imported into BitTorrent or uTorrent, you can select the added search engine from the search box on the user interface. Additionally, you can view the installed search engines by selecting Options → Preferences → Advanced → UI Extras.

NOTE: The BTSEARCH format is based on the OpenSearch description document, but only supports a subset of the specification. The Mac version of uTorrent does not support BTSEARCH files.

List of all softwares that can open the BitTorrent Search Engine File

How to fix problems with .BTSEARCH files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .BTSEARCH files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .BTSEARCH file format
  2. You need to check the .BTSEARCH file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)