Firewall is Zone Alarm v6.1.744.001 (no change - autoupdate is turned off). By the way there is an existing thread for u Torrent related questions.
The majority of all DHT problems are down to incorrect portforwarding. If you arent going to be constructive and help, please dont post and waste everyones time with your personal opinion about something that isn't helping anyone solve anything. I saw this on the Utorrent forum and tried it to no avail.
was developed by Justin Frankel and Tom Pepper of Nullsoft in early 2000, soon after the company's acquisition by AOL.
On March 14, the program was made available for download on Nullsoft's servers.
Freenet is a peer-to-peer platform for censorship-resistant communication.
It uses a decentralized distributed data store to keep and deliver information, and has a suite of free software for publishing and communicating on the Web without fear of censorship.
Freenet 0.7.5, released on 12 June 2009, offers a variety of improvements over 0.7.
Bit Torrent uses a "distributed sloppy hash table" (DHT) for storing peer contact information for "trackerless" torrents. The protocol is based on Kademila  and is implemented over UDP.
Please note the terminology used in this document to avoid confusion.
Now, even going back to the previous version doesn't work anymore either.
I've tried a couple of beta versions in between, but no joy. Yeh i'd love to know why mine since yesterday (was working fine till yesterday arvo) says i have to login for dht and its only got 5 nodes...
The event was prematurely announced on Slashdot, and thousands downloaded the program that day.