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DerAachener
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V8 Beta 2

Post by DerAachener »

Hi all,

The new beta are buggy.
Where can i download older [V8 Beta 2] Versions?

Tia
DerAachener

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got it. Newsleecher - Toolbox - Releases!

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noblemd
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Re: V8 Beta 2

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If you go to the toolbox dropdown and select "releases", you can download previous versions.
I made a COPY of the C:\Program Files (x86)\NewsLeecher folder - named it NewsLeecher.b3 then reinstalled v8b2 - they are both working from the same Temp/Data/Cache folder and I have had no trouble launching both versions They both CAN NOT run at the same time (simply won't launch). Run fine - one at a time.

Just had to create a new shortcut for the b3 version on my desktop.

To be clear:

When you reinstall v8b2 it will install in C:\Program Files (x86)\NewsLeecher - that is the reason you copy & rename the folder before you reinstall v8b2.

I now have 2 folders in C:\Program Files (x86)

one named

C:\Program Files (x86)\NewsLeecher.b3
(v8b3 version)

and one named

C:\Program Files (x86)\NewsLeecher
(v8b2 version)

BTW: You can also do this to install NL v7 Final - COPY C:\Program Files (x86)\NewsLeecher and rename the new folder to NewsLeecher.b2 and then install NL v7 - put shortcuts for each on the desktop - Run any of the versions (one at a time).
Windows 10 v.1909
Ryzen 3950 (16 Cores 32 Threads - OC 4.5 GHz)
DeepCool Captain 240 RGB V2, AIO Liquid CPU Cooler (Max Temp 80°C 100% load)
NL download drive: M2 2280 500 GB NVME SSD (1.2 GB/s r/w)
Synology NAS #1: 32 TB RAID 5 (5 x 8 TB Drives)
Synology NAS #2: 18 TB RAID 5 (4 x 6 TB Drives)
500 Mb/s Internet Connection (NL Avg D/L speed 55 MB/s)

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