Open Source NewsBin Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to NewsBin is NZBGet, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to NewsBin and ten of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to NewsBin are Pan (Free, Open Source), Kwooty (Free, Open Source), Leafnode (Free, Open Source) and LottaNZB (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 28, 2020

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      The most efficient usenet downloader. NZBGet is written in C++ and designed with performance in mind to achieve maximum download speed by using very little system resources.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Pan is a newsreader, loosely based on Agent and Gravity, which attempts to be pleasant to use for new and advanced users alike.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Kwooty is a nzb binary grabber for KDE 4 that makes usenet downloading easy. Besides being multi-server support, it automatically verifies, repairs and extracts archive files downloaded from usenet.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Leafnode is a software package that implements a store & forward NNTP proxy (client and server) that supports TCP connections across IPv4 and IPv6.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Simple and automated Usenet downloader for Newzbin (NZB) files. LottaNZB features a refreshingly simple interface and fits perfectly into your GNOME Desktop. * Automation - Unless you think that verifying and extracting downloads by hand is fun.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      * Automatic joining of multi-part posts * Automatic decoding of posts, using the uudeview library (yEnc supported) or an internal decoder * Multiple servers support, with priorities and fallback if an article fails on a server and is present on another server *...
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      Groundhog is a newsgroups reader for Android OS devices.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      NINAN is a web application to download binary content from news servers. Ninan supports the nzb file format for easy download and runs on a server or workstation on a OS supporting java 1.6+.

      Discontinued

      The project is not updated since 2010 and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 2.1.0, released in June 2010, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      NNTP client written in C# (Mono). Support for download binary files and nzb file format.

      Discontinued

      No activity since 2007.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Python-based newsreader with unicode support.
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