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Downloads Not Resuming

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Why won't my downloads resume? Our servers are http 1.1 compliant. Therefore resuming downloads are supported on our end. In most cases, a proxy server or cache server is between you and us. These types of serv...

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Easynews Secure Site

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Does Easynews have a secure site? Yes we do. If you want to access Easynews HTTP (web) server through a secure connection, you can use the address: https://members.easynews.com/ for the Vintage users or https:/...

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How to Get to a Specific Date w/o Scrolling Forever?

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The best way to find specific items using our service is to use the Advanced Search and not the Index Search as indexes are littered with spam these days. In the example below, we have set the group to alt.bina...

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Global Search 2.0 Supported Search Methods

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What search methods are supported by Global Search 2.0? The supported search methods for Global Search 2.0 include: A B C - This will search for A and B and C. By default, just leaving space between yo...

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Slow Speeds with Easynews

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Why are my speeds slower than expected? If you are experiencing slow speeds with Easynews, there may be an issue with the connection between you and us. While the route from you to Easynews (your outbound route...

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Easynews Backlog Status

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Where do I find the Easynews backlog stats? You can find the Easynews backlog stats at the following link: Backlog Stats. Why does the backlog grow? The processing of content happens at a static rate - meaning...

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Zip Manager

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How do I use the Zip Manager? The Zip Manager is a file management tool for Easynews users. It allows our users to place multiple files to a single zip queue, enabling the users to download all the queued files...

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Easynews Advanced / Global Search

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What is the Global Search and what is the link to it? The Easynews Global Search is a way for our users to search the Usenet via a web interface versus using a traditional newsreader. The Global Search is only...

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CRC Errors with ZIPs from ZIP Manager

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Why am I getting CRC errors when trying to open ZIPs from the ZIP Manager? This is caused by files being removed by Easynews either because the file is outside of the length of time we store files (retention) o...

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Zip Manager Queue Is Empty After File is Queued

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I just added a file (or files) to a ZIP queue, but the queue is still empty, what's wrong? If queued files do not appear, there is likely a cache issue with your ISP or PC. First, check the top of the ZIP mana...

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