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[Bug] 4.1.5 recheck/seed unavailable due to illegal characters #10454

refriedfood opened this Issue Apr 5, 2019 · 1 comment


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refriedfood commented Apr 5, 2019

Please provide the following information

qBittorrent version and Operating System

Windows 7 x64, qBit 4.1.5 x64

What is the problem

Cannot load/recheck/seed torrents with certain ascii characters/unicode in them, such as: ‎, ‎–
These characters are sometimes randomly generated instead of spaces inside torrent files regardless of the client that created them: &

What is the expected behavior

To function like any other .torrent files.

Steps to reproduce

Download a torrent with any ANSI/UNICODE/ASCII that puts itself after a space in the file name.

Extra info(if any)

Both these examples are available on privates if you search.


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refriedfood commented Apr 11, 2019

I'd like to add to this instead of open a new topic.

4.1.5 window does not stay put. If you close it and reopen it, it will gradually make its way downward and off your screen. The window stopped saving its position on the desktop.

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