Install Nzbdrone on Windows

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This guide will teach you how to install nzbdrone on windows 7, 8 and 8.1. It is quite straightforward so you may be looking to configure nzbdrone instead. Once you are done you will have a superior sickbeard alternative for your automated usenet setup. NzbDrone is now called Sonarr and now supports torrents and custom trackers using Jackett.

Usenet Provider
Backbone
Retention
Speed
Connections
VPN
Monthly
Annual
UsenetServer
UsenetServer
2265
Unlimited
20
Yes
$10
$95.40
Usenetlink
Cloudgate
2000
100 Mbit
30
No
$15
$140
Astraweb
Astraweb
2264
Unlimited
20
No
$7.50
$96.00
UsenetBucket
XS News
1100
40 Mbit
25
No
€4.95
€60.00
Frugal
Blocknews
600
Unlimited
60
No
$4.99
$50.00

Install Nzbdrone Windows

Download the installer

You will see this screen. Press Next.

nzbdrone step 1

Make sure Install as Windows Service is checked. This will ensure nzbdrone runs on boot.

nzbdrone step 2

Now you’re done. Just click Finish

nzbdrone step 3
Now you can go configure nzbdrone to get it all set up.