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For a long time now magnet links have been a mainstay of all the major web browsers, making life a little easier for people downloading torrent files. But what exactly are magnet links? How do you set them up and open them? And how do you change the program that they link to? We reveal all here. Note: You’ll need to have a Bittorrent platform like Vuze, Utorrent or Transmission to use magnet links. What Is a Magnet Link? First of all, a quick introduction. Magnet links and torrent files go hand in hand, but they aren’t exactly the same thing.