SOLVE SABnzbd known problems so you can download again

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On this page you will find an overview of known SABnzbd problems. If you miss something, feel free to post a message below. Maybe we can help you further with SABnzbd.

Unpacking failed File to long

You will receive this message if the path is too long. Everything really counts! spaces dots and so on. For example “c:\downloads\sabznbd\movies\unpackedf\movie\movie.avi” This can be a maximum of 265 characters. So don’t let your downloads be written too deeply.

Paused job “…” because of encrypted RAR file

There is a password on your download. Enter the password. Or try downloading something else.

WARNING: unzip program not found!

In SABnzbd go to Settings and then Post processing. Set the following check marks here:

Enable Unrar

Unzip

7zip

Try downloading it again.

Abort Download After X Missing Articles

The download was not uploaded correctly. Or it did not arrive on your news server properly. You can try again later. Or add extra backup news servers in SABnzbd.

Get the message this connection is not Private

This is because the SABnzbd certificates are not valid. Because these are only local. You can solve this by installing valid certificates. But these often cost money. And these are unnecessary if SABnzbd can only be accessed locally.

You can in the SABnzbd menu (icon in your bar). Click on Troubleshooter then, restart

This turns off the protection. And then you can reach SABnzbd (half a minute later) again.

Virus scaner blocks update 2.3.6 Suspicious: W32 / Malware! DeepGuard

This is a false postive message. Your virus scanner tries to predict if this is a virus. But that is not the case. You can ignore this message and update SABnzbd without problems.

Synology SABnzbd problems

These problems only occur if you have a Synology NAS.

Cannot perform package service SABnzbd

You can get this notification with a new installation of SABnzbd. See Installing SABnzbd on DSM 6.

This was a review of SABnzbd known problems.

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