NZBVortex

Last modified
Monday, November 19, 2012
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Description of App

The small and efficient NZB client for OSX, optimized for performance and ease of use. A usenet client which really takes the pain out of usenet download the most efficient way.

 Please note: You need a subscription to a usenet server or one from your usenet provider.Also: if you have any issues at all: contact us at info@nzbvortex.com Some of our key features:
  • Robust, easy to use and powerful
  • Fully native Mac application using latest technologies
  • WebUI for remote control via internet or iPad
  • The smartest Junk detection - never download junk again
  • The best and smartest post processing
  • Full multi server, multi connection and SSL support
  • Integrated usenet search, multiple engines
• Minimized download size (selective par2, sample skip etc)• Par2 check and repair, including fast SmartCheck fast par2• Uncompress, Cleanup, Join• Password checks the downloads• RSS for auto and easy show downloads• Very low CPU, Memory and Disk IO usage• much much more NZBVortex is very feature complete and extremely tuned for optimal download speeds and minimal system usage. A real set-and-forget download application: add a NZB and NZBVortex will take care of the rest.

Version

2.8.2

Free or Paid

Paid

Version Of macOS App Was Tested On

10.8.2

Accessibility Comments

 

I really like this app, although there were a few buttons that needed to be labeled first. For instance, in the download queue each item has two unlabeled buttons - pause and cancel. In the main toolbar, three buttons used to toggle the display need to be labeled - Downloads, RSS Feeds and Search. Once you have done this, the app should be very simple to use. The integrated usenet search feature is particularly neat.

Usability

There are some minor accessibility issues with this app, but they are easy to deal with.

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Comments

Submitted by Ger Teunis on Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Hi Applevis users, Thanks for recommending this application here. I've added the tooltips to the action buttons for the NZB. The toolbar one is technically little trickier, but just ignore the last word there if your are licensed. Please contact me if I can make your usage of the application any easier for visually impaired users (I hope I wrote this using the right terms). Thanks again! Ger Teunis Team NZBVortex.com

Submitted by David Goodwin👨‍🦯 on Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Member of the AppleVis Editorial Team

In reply to by Ger Teunis

Thank you for reaching out to our community and for making these accessibility improvements. As somebody who uses this app, I am particularly pleased to see these fixes (smile)

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