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Newznab Classic Alternatives

Newznab Classic is described as 'newznab is a web application written using php, pear and mysql, which runs on linux, windows and mac, and is available in two versions. Newznab Plus, the commercial version, and Newznab Classic, the open source version' and is a Usenet Search tool in the news & books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Newznab Classic for Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Binsearch. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try NZBScout or drunkenslug.com. Other great apps like Newznab Classic are NZBClub, altHUB, Spotweb and nZEDb.

Newznab Classic alternatives are mainly Usenet Search Tools but may also be Usenet News Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Newznab Classic.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Self-Hosted

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  1. Binsearch icon

    Binsearch

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online

    Search and browse binary usenet newsgroups.

    Binsearch indexes every binary newsgroup that is supported by the major Usenet providers.

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  2. NZBScout icon

    NZBScout

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    NZBScout is an Usenet search engine for movies, TV, Audio, Books, Games and PC to find and download NZB files for free. The modern design of the service and user-friendly functionality provide an easy way to find verified NZB files and download it.

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  3. drunkenslug.com icon

    drunkenslug.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    DrunkenSlug is a usenet indexer providing SSL and integration for Couch Potato, Sonarr, Sabnzd and more.

    Discontinued

    The site is no longer taking new users.

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  4. NZBClub icon

    NZBClub

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    NZBClub index Usenet automatically almost real-time and make it available for NZB search. Search through popular Usenet newsgroups. Fewer results to browse through with a unique Usenet grouping algorithm.

    Discontinued

    Website unavailable.

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  5. altHUB icon

    altHUB

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    altHUB is a newznab based Usenet indexer.

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  6. Spotweb icon

    Spotweb

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Spotweb is a decentralized usenet community based on the Spotnet protocol.

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    nZEDb

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    nZEDb is a newsgroups indexer. nZEDb automatically scans usenet, similar to the way google search bots scan the internet. It provides a web-based front-end providing search, browse, and programmable (API) functionality.

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  8. Spotnet icon

    Spotnet

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Spotnet is a usenet client that utilizes a peer-to-peer indexing method where users "spot" content on usenet, notifying other clients that the content is there and available.

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    Newznab Plus

    • Self-Hosted

    newznab is a usenet indexing application, that makes building a usenet community easy.

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  10. FTD icon

    FTD

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online

    FTD is a software client and community built around Usenet. Volunteers identify content uploaded on Usenet then submit a pointer or "spot" of the spotted content to the FTD index where all FTD users can easily browse through available content.

    Discontinued

    The centralized servers operated by the community were shut down in 2011 making the program no longer work.

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