Alt.Binz is a powerful binary Newsreader for downloading and managing articles from the Usenet. The downloaded files can be checked by auto-pausing and the missing PAR2 blocks, perform repairs and finally unpack via UnRar, these are just a few options in this program. Various Usenet search engines are fully supported: Browsing Newsgroups, importing files and downloading files has never been easier.


Below you will find an overview of the most important features of the Alt.Binz-Client:

    • Supported operating systems: Windows (XP, Vista, Win7, Win8, Win10), Linux (only with Wine)
    • Available languages: 4 (English, German, French, Dutch)
    • Security: SSL-Encryption
    • Download Help:
      • Download Wizard with repair function for UnPar
      • Download Wizard with repair function for UnRar
      • Archive management for automatic unpacking and repair of archives
      • PAR2 support for incomplete downloads
      • Real download speed indicator
      • Free space and display of transmitted bytes
      • Multiple server accesses simultaneously (multiserverable)
    • Particularities:
      • Full NZB-File Support
      • External Search Engine Support (NewsLeech, Binsearch,, NZBIndex, Yabse, Super Search ...)
      • Scheduler
      • RSS-Feeds
      • Extensive statistics
      • Full XPat-Server Support
      • Run on Linux with Windows Emulator Wine
    • Current Free Version: 0.39.4
    • Current Elite Version (for testing incl. Password): If you have removed password errors first please install version 0.39.4!
    • Homepage: Here
    • Quick-Start-Guide: Here
    • Wine-Download (MAC-User): Here
    • Download & Supportlinks: