Software update: SABnzbd 0.7.18

Version 0.7.18 of SABnzbd has been released. With this program files from usenet can be downloaded. The open source application is available for Windows, Linux and OS X. The program offers the possibility to load nzb files, after which the correct files are picked from usenet. With the built-in web interface it is possible to operate the program via a web browser. The changelog for version 0.7.18 looks like this:


  • Support for X-Failure header (leading to an alternative NZB)
  • Support for detecting unwanted extensions inside RAR files
  • Using priority Force will override duplicate detection
  • Add “pause_pp” and “server_stats” to the API

Bug fixes

  • Also remove colons “:” with option sanitize_safe
  • Notification: Respect NotifyOSD-preference and allow testing of values ​​from UI
  • Prevent pseudo error message when testing “Notification Center”
  • Testing email based on values ​​in UI instead of stored config
  • Don’t trim file names when renaming them (so revert to old behavior)
  • Fix potential crash when unpacking due to unset variable
  • Pause/abort on encryption failed when pre-check was active
  • Allow “embedded” passwords in job titles again

Version number 0.7.18
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, Windows XP, macOS, Windows Vista, Windows 8
Website SABnzbd
File sizes

10.38MB – 23.60MB

License type GPL