- Tools > Options
- Click Advanced and in the Network Interface field, select OpenVPN TAP-Windows6
- Restart the qBittorrent app
- Go to Settings
- Click Network and enter in the Adapter name in the Outgoing Interface field.
Binding the Torrent client to the VPN gives an extra layer of protection in case the VPN ever drops out. It will stop your torrent downloads
In windows it will be TAP-Windows Provider V9. You can you also check Device Manager under “Network Adapters”
For Linux, you can check by running “ip add show” in terminal