Setting up an automated media server is a great way to cut the cord, but it does come with some inherent privacy risks, especially if you incorporate torrents as part of the system.
This tutorial will explain how to use VPN to protect your privacy, without sacrificing the ability to remotely access your content. Read More
If you're like me, you don't want to miss an episode of any of your shows, so you have NzbDrone set up to search for both NZBs and torrents. What you may have noticed with this kind of setup is that torrents usually get posted faster than NZBs, which results in NzbDrone grabbing the torrent even though the NZB may only be a few minutes away. I like the security of using newsgroups, so I want the torrent to only be treated as a backup. Unfortunately, there is no way to set a preference in NzbDrone.
Until now. Read More
Now that we have all content taken care of, we need a way to ACCESS it. Plex fills that void, and it does it very nicely. Learn how to set it up. Read More
With TV and movies out of the way, we now set up our automated download for music! This post explains how to set up and use Headphones. Read More
In this part, we will now tackle movies. Using CouchPotato, we will get an automated movie downloading system in place. Read More
Now that we have NzbDrone all set up, it's time to tour the program to figure out how it works. Read More
It's time to start setting up our media managers. NzbDrone is the first that we'll install and configure. This application will be managing all of our TV shows. Read More
There will be times when newsgroups alone won't get us what we want. To fill in these gaps, we will use torrents. This post explains how to set up Deluge for use in our system. Read More
In this post, we will explain what newsgroups are and show you how to install SABnzbd to download from them. Read More