25 Gigatribe Premium Accounts for Ghacks Readers - gHacks Tech News

25 Gigatribe Premium Accounts for Ghacks Readers

Gigatribe is a software that creates a private Peer to Peer (P2P) network that offers a group of users, for example your friends and family, an easy way to share files securely. All communication is protected by a 256-bit Blowfish encryption so that no one can snoop on the files that you send and receive.

Files and Folders that you want to share can be simply added in the Gigatribe software with some additional features that are offered in the premium version. Gigatribe supports file resumes and a graphical presentation of which files are currently and have been transferred in the session.

Gigatribe offers chat functionality which runs over the secure connection as well. It is possible to send public or private messages and select the users that you want to chat with. You invite users to your network by searching for their username in the Gigatribe network, or by using sending them an email invitation through the same invite function. Only users invited this way will be able to join your network. And just the same, you can also accept or decline invitations from other GigaTribe users.

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The Gigatribe software can be installed in a LAN as well as long as the computers in the network have their own IP address and own TCP ports.

The developers came up with an interesting solution to firewall and router configuration problems. Instead of fiddling around with router configurations you simply use the Easy Connect service which routes incoming traffic through the Gigatribe servers. Easy Connect is free for the 30 days and costs $17.99 per year if you want to continue using it. Well worth it in my opinion compared to all the testing and stress of making that damn router / firewall work with it. (It did work out of the box on my computer though which means I was able to connect without Easy Connect.)

Users with problems, connection wise or other difficulties, can email support directly who are very responsive and up to the point in their answers or use the forum to get help from other users and moderators.

The standard version of Gigatribe is free to use but has some limitations. The Premium version makes use of user groups (home, work for example) who have access to specific files. The standard version supports user groups as well but makes use of them only in the chat.

The premium version supports password protected files, choosing an authorization level (read only, read and write, all file operations) for your files and multi-source downloads if the file is available from other contacts as well.

A really nice feature is also limited to Premium users. You can access all of your shared files through a web interface and download them even if you do not have the Gigatribe software installed on this computer.

The offer has been completed. 27 users have received a free premium upgrade from the nice guys at Gigatribe. I suggest you take a look at the free version of Gigatribe and decided if you want to purchase the Premium version as well. It does has some advantages as outlined above and costs only $24.95 for a lifetime license.

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Comments

  1. kobi said on November 15, 2007 at 12:16 pm
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    i would be happy to recieve an invitation
    my email is
    kobipp at g m a i l

  2. auroragary said on November 15, 2007 at 12:20 pm
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    The first 25 users who either invite me in their Gigatribe network (my username is ghacks) or post their username in the comments or send me an email with their username will receive an Premium account upgrade free of charge !

    Am I One of the first 25 ?

  3. kobi said on November 15, 2007 at 12:20 pm
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    mu username (forgot to mention is
    kobipp

  4. kobi said on November 15, 2007 at 12:21 pm
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    mu username (forgot to mention) is
    kobipp

  5. romjab said on November 15, 2007 at 12:55 pm
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    Would love a premium account, my username is romjab

  6. Martin said on November 15, 2007 at 1:03 pm
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    auroragary yes you are.

  7. Shinefire said on November 15, 2007 at 2:40 pm
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    My user name is jaajvel would love to have a premium account.

  8. Arcan3 said on November 15, 2007 at 3:13 pm
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    Added you… Disc’d cause im at worx

  9. whofysh said on November 15, 2007 at 3:44 pm
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    My username is whofysh. I hope I made it in time.

  10. Mike said on November 15, 2007 at 3:57 pm
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    i would be happy to recieve an invitation
    my email is

    saas112 at gmail.com

    :)

  11. Martin said on November 15, 2007 at 4:20 pm
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    Six invitations are gone already, 19 to go. You have to either invite me in Gigatribe, post your username in the comments here at Ghacks or send me an email using your Username. Everything else is not working.

    Mike do one of those and you get your premium upgrade.

  12. auroragary said on November 15, 2007 at 4:31 pm
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    Martin,
    My user name is ……. auroragary

  13. Tech said on November 15, 2007 at 5:11 pm
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    Hi, my user name is dergilb. I hope I’m in time, this looks like a good tool..

  14. jumpieke said on November 15, 2007 at 5:33 pm
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    my username is jumpieke

  15. zockerwurf said on November 15, 2007 at 5:41 pm
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    my username is zockerwurf. Hope i’m in the first 25.

  16. lily said on November 15, 2007 at 6:08 pm
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    my username is lting77

  17. Benóný said on November 15, 2007 at 6:17 pm
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    hi, could I have an account? my username is Sketchy

  18. mbalsom said on November 15, 2007 at 6:21 pm
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    username: jigawatts

  19. Martin said on November 15, 2007 at 7:00 pm
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    Everyone will receive a premium upgrade (today or tomorrow), 15 are gone, 10 to go.

  20. JC said on November 15, 2007 at 7:12 pm
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    username: ilprincipe

  21. computerguru365 said on November 15, 2007 at 7:12 pm
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    always looking for large file sharing capabilities
    name: computerguru365

  22. kevin said on November 15, 2007 at 7:20 pm
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    If you still got one left, i’d gladly take one

  23. kevin said on November 15, 2007 at 7:20 pm
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    If you still got one left, i’d gladly take one
    username = enticore

  24. Shon said on November 15, 2007 at 10:19 pm
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    If you still have one left….username is snelson

  25. john said on November 16, 2007 at 12:41 am
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    if you have one left, username is abhush

  26. Phill said on November 16, 2007 at 2:12 am
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    Hope I’m not too late…. I’ll like an invite pls [email protected]

  27. wkakak said on November 16, 2007 at 5:20 am
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    I’d like an invite please, name is tekfunk

  28. Martin said on November 16, 2007 at 10:08 am
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    20 are gone, 5 to go.

  29. Nicolas said on November 16, 2007 at 12:04 pm
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    Hello, thanks
    can i have one?
    thanks!

    noradcw

  30. Sameer said on November 16, 2007 at 4:28 pm
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    i have invited you
    my username Gigageek

  31. baldypwns said on November 16, 2007 at 5:29 pm
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    OMG I hope there is one left :)
    I´ve added u

    baldypwns

  32. Jarrick said on November 16, 2007 at 7:32 pm
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    username: Jarrick

    Hope there is a spot left.
    Thanks Martin.

  33. saad said on November 16, 2007 at 9:11 pm
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    plz send me one invitation

  34. baldypwns said on November 18, 2007 at 12:17 pm
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    Hi again,
    Saw that ghack added me in the network.
    I hope thats a good sign.
    Sorry for being impatient but im
    a bit curious to know who got
    those sweet premium accounts.

    baldypwns

  35. baldypwns said on November 18, 2007 at 10:08 pm
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    Cheers Martin!
    :)

  36. topman1 said on December 1, 2007 at 9:58 am
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    i would like 1 also

    thanks

  37. dpl said on January 27, 2008 at 4:39 pm
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    dpl154 is my username

  38. jtb1 said on March 2, 2008 at 8:38 pm
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    helo my username is jean-tristan
    my adresse email is [email protected]
    i would email invitation

  39. khalifa said on March 6, 2008 at 2:44 pm
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    my username is khalifa28
    my email is [email protected]
    i can not connect now because one month of basic connection is finshed cause i have no premium account and i can not get the connection with the ports method
    any body can help ?

  40. nelim11 said on March 12, 2008 at 6:29 am
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    add me plz add is nelim11

  41. eva said on May 13, 2008 at 11:24 pm
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    my id is eva69fr ….please make my account premium

  42. Andrea said on May 20, 2008 at 6:18 pm
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    hello
    my username is bathack

  43. alex said on November 30, 2008 at 3:35 pm
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    plz is there one left?
    let my know
    thx
    grtz

  44. Anonymous said on February 12, 2009 at 2:56 pm
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    my id is wojtek10 ….please make my account premium

  45. Anonymous said on February 23, 2009 at 5:02 am
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    Hello,
    my username is neo16875.

  46. Anonymous said on March 23, 2009 at 7:15 pm
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    Hello, my username is herold

  47. Anonymous said on March 23, 2009 at 8:33 pm
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    I used my tribal free account since much years visit magosolution. com

  48. My Dani sweet said on April 10, 2009 at 11:04 pm
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    hi all frriends i m dani from portugal i m new here pls add me my id name ( dani_moon )

  49. sage said on July 23, 2009 at 4:25 pm
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    hi User name is sage77

  50. cifer said on September 15, 2009 at 5:27 pm
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    Hi guys,
    i would be happy if i recieve an invitation
    my user is
    cifercal
    thanks

  51. sage69 said on September 15, 2009 at 5:47 pm
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    my username is sage69
    thanks

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