27 Jan

How to Fix uTorrent Error: Files Missing from Job. Please Recheck?

Are you having trouble seeding a torrent file? Are you getting this error message?

”Error: Files missing from job. Please recheck”

It might be that you renamed the file, changed its location or renamed the containing folder. Whatever you did, you can easily fix this error by following the steps below.

Renamed File

To fix it, what you need to do is change the file name back to its original name. Go to the folder that contains the file right click it then choose Rename. How will you know the original file name?Error: Files missing from job. Please recheck

Usually, torrent files have long names. You can get the original file name from uTorrent (the one with error). File name is located beside File Size. All you need to do is to copy that then paste it when renaming the file from the directory. Don’t include the file extension like .mp4 or .avi. Just the file name.After that, go back to uTorrent, right click the torrent file in error then choose Start. It will now start seeding again.

Changed File Location (Moved To Another Folder) – Renamed Folder

If you moved a file to another folder or changed the original folder name, you might get the same error as well. Or, you might get another error like this: Error: Invalid download state, try resuming.

To fix it, right click the torrent file in error then select Advanced – Set Download Location. Locate and choose the correct folder name that contains the file. After that, right click the torrent file in uTorrent then select Force Re-Check or Start.

5 thoughts on “How to Fix uTorrent Error: Files Missing from Job. Please Recheck?

  1. OMG!!! I <3 You (no homo) I finnaly get to play Fallout New Vegas, i wanted to read the readme file, but it was readme.bat, so i changed it to readme.txt, worked, and then this error came…

    Sorry, cant speak english very good

  2. Hi. If i’m using a galaxy s4 and it has something to do with change of location, how will I go to the advanced – set download location?

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