Free NZB Usenet Client

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by cayley, Apr 3, 2007.

  1. cayley macrumors member

    Mar 29, 2007
    Hi folks,

    I'm going to switch to a mac soon and I've been looking for the windows equivalent of the programs I use.

    The only one I haven't found yet is a free nzb capable usenet client, atleast not one as convenient as GrabIt. Unison seems to be the nicest, but it isn't free. The others on the list are command line based.

    Any ideas? Recommendations? Thanks
  2. dalvin200 macrumors 68040

    Mar 24, 2006
    Nottingham, UK
    i use Unison - very nice and simple interface..

    there are others, which people have recommeneded in this thread

  3. cayley thread starter macrumors member

    Mar 29, 2007
    Thanks for the link Dalvin,

    Took a look at them; still seems Unison is ahead of the pack. Might be my first software purchase since WinXP and Office... course, they came included in the price, lol.
  4. Blubbert macrumors 6502

    Nov 1, 2006
    You could try using Opera. It has a fully capable news client, and is capable of connecting to Usenet.
  5. cayley thread starter macrumors member

    Mar 29, 2007

    I should've mentioned that I only use usenet for binaries. I don't believe the Opera client supports downloading em.

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