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Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Sep 9, 2018
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SABnzbd Review

Fernando Ortega
An open and free usenet newsreader with download support
A review of SABnzbd by Fernando Ortega

Usenet may seem old school, but it still remains one of the most expansive sources for information and downloadable files. With SABnzbd, you have access to several tools to help you participate in newsgroups.

SABnzbd supports feeds like RSS and Atom and can download NZB files which are a popular form of file distribution. For new users of usenet, this program may seem complicated at first but it does remain a powerful tool once you're accustomed to it.

Even though usage is difficult, the team behind SABnzbd have extensive help online and also include a wizard setup for configuring it.

The program is adept at much of what it does and once installed, can be used to automate many tasks. It also can be controlled remotely over the web.

Overall, a powerful tool which provides advanced features and automation for Usenet downloading.

SABnzbd features and highlights:
  • Multi-threaded newsgroup downloader
  • Automatic repair and extract of downloaded files
  • Low RAM usage
  • Fully featured WebUI allowing remote login
  • NZB file support
  • Support for the Newzbin API
  • Post download scripting
  • Post download E-Mail notifications
  • Automatic RSS download support
  • Support for multiple usenet servers
  • Folder monitoring

SABnzbd is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from internet utilities without restrictions. SABnzbd 2.3.5 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

This usenet reader software is filed under:
  • SABnzbd Download
  • Freeware Internet Utilities
  • Open source and GPL software
  • Major release: SABnzbd 2.3

Compatibility with this usenet reader software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of SABnzbd may be available from QwaQwa.

SABnzbd has been picked by our editors as excellent.
SABnzbd has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested SABnzbd 2.3.5 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

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