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Last Update:

12 Oct 2012

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • The SABnzbd+ Team


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0.7.4 | Updated: 12 Oct 2012



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Software Author(s):

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SABnzbd+ 0.7.4

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install SABnzbd+, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade SABnzbd+, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall SABnzbd+, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade sabnzbd -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.7.4'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade sabnzbd -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.7.4'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install sabnzbd
    name: sabnzbd
    version: '0.7.4'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'sabnzbd' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.7.4'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller sabnzbd
    Name     = "sabnzbd"
    Version  = "0.7.4"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'sabnzbd':
  ensure   => '0.7.4',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 13 Jan 2018.


SABnzbd+ is an Open Source Binary Newsreader written in Python.
It's totally free, incredibly easy to use, and works practically everywhere.
SABnzbd makes Usenet as simple and streamlined as possible by automating everything we can. All you have to do is add an .nzb. SABnzbd takes over from there, where it will be automatically downloaded, verified, repaired, extracted and filed away with zero human interaction.

This installer properly sets up a system service to keep SABnzbd always running in the background and also properly sets up firewall exclusions.

Note that if this is a first time install it will be necessary to configure SABnzbd to allow other computers on your network to access the application.

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
SABnzbd 3.5.0-RC2 6 Thursday, January 13, 2022 Approved
SABnzbd 3.5.0-RC1 9 Sunday, January 9, 2022 Approved
SABnzbd 3.5.0-Beta3 15 Thursday, December 23, 2021 Approved
SABnzbd 3.5.0-Beta2 20 Tuesday, November 30, 2021 Exempted
SABnzbd 3.5.0-Beta1 23 Saturday, November 20, 2021 Exempted
SABnzbd 3.4.2-RC3 21 Friday, October 8, 2021 Approved
SABnzbd 3.4.2-RC2 22 Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Approved
SABnzbd 3.4.2-RC1 20 Thursday, September 30, 2021 Approved
SABnzbd 3.4.1 432 Thursday, September 23, 2021 Approved

Highlights in 0.7.4

OSX Mountain Lion: Notification Center support
OSX Mountain Lion: improved "keep awake" support
Scheduler: action can now run on multiple weekdays
Fix: pre-check failed to consider extra par2 files

Support for HTTPS chain files (needed when you buy your own certificate)
Special option: rss_odd_titles, see Wiki
Special option: 'overwrite_files', see Wiki
Show memory usage on Linux systems
Scheduler: add "remove failed jobs" action

Bug fixes
After successful pre-check, preserve a job's position in the queue
Restore SABnzbd icon for Growl
Make Windows version less eager to use par2-classic
Prevent jobs from showing up in queue and history simultaneously
Fix failure to fetch more par2-files for posts with badly formatted subject lines
Fix for third-party tools requesting too much history
New RSS feed should no longer be considered new after first, but empty readout.
Make "auth" call backward-compatible with 0.6.x releases.
Config->Notifications: email and growl server addresses should not be marked as "url" type.
OSX: fix top menu queue info so that it shows total queue size
Fixed unjustified warning that can occur with OSX Growl 2.0
Pre-queue script no longer got the show/season/episode information.
Prevent crash on startup when a fully downloaded job is still in download queue.
Fix incorrect end-of-month quota reset
Fix UI refresh issue when using Safari on iOS6 (Safari bug)

This package has no dependencies.

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