NewsLeecher Alternatives

    NewsLeecher is described as 'tool made for fetching and managing articles from the Usenet. It downloads Usenet articles in a snap, and uses its inline engine to assemble and decode all the downloads' and is an app in the News & Books category. There are more than 25 alternatives to NewsLeecher for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Android. The best alternative is NZBGet, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like NewsLeecher are nzb360 (Freemium), GrabIt (Freemium), HelloNzb (Free, Open Source) and NewsBin (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 28, 2020

      • Mac
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      • BSD
      The DNews News Server is advanced news server software that makes it easy for you to provide users with fast access to Internet (Usenet) news groups.

      Discontinued

      No longer in active development, but still available for sale.

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      • Windows
      Usenet newsreader and binary grabber for Windows.

      Discontinued

      The main domain name is still registered, however the last archive.org snapshot of the site shows the author no longer offered the software for sale as of 2013.

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      Online browser to view and download binary files from Usenet network. Usenetbrowser is all-in-solution to download images and videos from Usenet network without a need of additional software.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Multiserver, multitab, multitasking newsreader for text and binaries Greatly exceeds binary downloaders in terms of both reliability and performance Capable of handling large newsgroups efficiently Virtual groups - combining headers from many groups in one window Collections...
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Python-based newsreader with unicode support.
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      ezNZB is the world’s easiest NZB downloader program. It is designed for people new to this popular, high-speed method of downloading files. The program will take you through the process step-by-step and is, by far, the fastest way to learn NZB.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      Super-NZB is an NZB-file downloader for Windows and Mac OS X. It will open your NZB files, download from your Usenet server, and automatically run PAR and RAR to extract the files.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
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      • 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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