Initial Setup

In this section, we will be going into detail on installing, configuring, and using Lidarr. The following are the steps that we will do:

  • Enabling automatic organization and adding a root Folder
  • Connecting your download clients
  • Adding your first artist

Configure a Download Client

  • To add a Download Client, go to Settings -> Download Clients
  • Click the plus icon at the top, and pick your Download client
  • Be sure to enable "Show Advanced settings" Using the Cog Icon in the top left-hand side to show URL Base Field

Torrent Clients

Deluge
Host: {username}.{servername}.usbx.me
Port: 443
URL Base: /deluge
Password: As configured in UCP under Deluge
Category: lidarr
Add Paused: NO
Use SSL: YES
rTorrent
Host: {username}.{servername}.usbx.me
Port: 443
URL Path: /RPC2
Username: {username}
Password: As configured in UCP under ruTorrent
Category: lidarr
Add Stopped: NO
Use SSL: YES
Transmission
Host: {username}.{servername}.usbx.me
Port: 443
Username: {username}
Password: As configured in UCP under Transmission
Category: lidarr
Add Stopped: NO
Use SSL: YES
QBittorrent
Host: {username}.{servername}.usbx.me
Port: 443
URL Base: /qbittorrent
Password: As configured in UCP under Deluge
Category: lidarr
Add Paused: NO
Use SSL: YES

Usenet Clients

SABnzbd
Host: {username}.{servername}.usbx.me
Port: 443
URL Path: /sabnzbd
API Key: As obtained from SABnzbd
Username: {username}
Password: Configured during SABnzbd setup
Category: audio
Use SSL: YES
Nzbget
Host: {username}.{servername}.usbx.me
Port: 443
URL Path: /nzbget
Username: {nzbget username}
Password: {nzbget password}
Category: Music
Add Paused: NO
Use SSL: YES

Add your media Root Folder

  • To add your Root Folders, select Add Root Folder also under Settings -> Media Management
  • This will bring up the File Browser window.
  • From here, navigate to your ~/media/ folder and select the correct folder
  • Once that's done, click OK. You'll see the absolute path of the Root folder.
  • Click Save changes to save your changes

Revision #22
Created Wed, Oct 23, 2019 10:57 AM
Updated Sun, May 29, 2022 10:03 PM by Neutrino