Pan Alternatives

    Pan is described as 'newsreader, loosely based on Agent and Gravity, which attempts to be pleasant to use for new and advanced users alike' and is an app in the News & Books category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Pan for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is SABnzbd, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pan are nzb360 (Freemium), HelloNzb (Free, Open Source), NewsBin (Paid) and Nzbvortex (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 28, 2020

      • 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 *...
    1. XPN (X Python Newsreader) is a graphical newsreader written in Python with the GTK+ toolkit.


      • Mac
      • Windows
      Want to download thousands of pictures while you sleep? Just point JpegJet at your favorite Usenet pictures newsgroup, click the “Start Downloading” button, and then sit back and let it do all the work.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Perl software that allows users to read Usenet messages and post messages using only a web browser. Deja.com and others offers such a (non-GPLed) gateway between Usenet and the WWW.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.0.1.0, released in November 2000, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • 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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      • 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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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      NewsReactor is a tool to download binaries from usenet newsgroups. NewsReactor scans, combines and downloads files from selected newsgroups. This program is shareware. You can try NewsReactor 50 times. You can register NewsReactor to get the full version.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      Groundhog is a newsgroups reader for Android OS devices.
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