Install Sabnzbd on Windows

SABnzbd

This is how to install Sabnzbd on Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 and Server editions (2008 and 2012 onwards), with new features like X-failure header to grab new nzbs if the original fails and an unwanted extensions detection to find unwanted exe, viruses and other unwanted garbage in your downloads. If you have already installed sabnzbd and wish to configure it use my guide.

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Install Sabnzbd on Windows

Grab the installer package of Sabnzbd for Windows. Open it

Choose your language and press OK

sabnzbd step 1 language

Agree to the license agreement.

sabnzbd step 2 license agreement

Check run at startup and NZB file association. Click Next.

sabnzbd step 3 choose components

Choose Install location, default is ok.

sabnzbd step 4 install location

Choose the start menu folder and press Install.

sabnzbd step 5 start menu folder

All done, now click Finish.

sabnzbd step 6 completed wizard

Now you’ll see this shortcut on your desktop. Double click it and you will get a web browser window showing the sabnzbd interface. Sabnzbd will automatically boot on startup. Now you can Configure Sabnzbd.

sabnzbd shortcut