In this tutorial Usenet Collector configure Windows. We are going to configure Usenet Collector to download from the newsgroups. that are posted on the Usenet Collector platform.
The first time you start Usenet Collector you will receive a notification. Then there are still no settings found have been found.
If Usenet Collector has started. Then you go to Settings.
If you double-click on the name you see. Then you can adjust these. I would do this because by default the name of your computer is used. This can be seen nammably if you leave a comment on Usenet Collector.
Change the name to your desired name. And press OK.
Go to the Overviewtab.
Put the following two check marks on here.
- Update database after startup.
We now go to the Download servertab.
Click Server List. Select the news server you are using here. And click Ok.
You now get the screen above. You need to enter the user details of your Usenet provider here. This login information can often be found in the welcome e-mail of your Usenet provider. And otherwise look on the website to request the password again.
Then click OK.
All missing data from your Usenet provider will now be filled in.
If your Usenet provider is not listed. Then you will have to fill in this information yourself. This data can often be found on the website of your Usenet provider. Usually the server address is the same as the Header and upload server.
Click Applynow . And then to OK.
Download with Usenet Collector
Now, at the top left,click Update .
Now it might take a while. Before you see anything appear.
Click View all posts.
You won’t see a loading bar. The spotlights are retrieved in the background. This could take a while.
On the left side you will see a menu. Choose what you want to download and press the green arrow. You can now download the nzb file. And import these into your Usenet download program. For example, NZBGet or SABZnbd.