Software: Augmenting Unraid

My Unraid experience wouldn’t be half as good if it weren’t for third-party apps. These articles will introduce you to back up tools, smartphone apps to control services running on your Unraid system, and more.

Prowlarr | Radarr | Sonarr | Torrent | Usenet

Prowlarr is the Jackett alternative you need

Prowlarr is an indexer manager and a solid alternative to Jackett. It automatically integrates with apps such as Sonarr and Radarr.

Home Assistant | Home Automation | MQTT

How to install room-assistant on Unraid

Many smart home enthusiasts use room-assistant to detect presence on a room-by-room basis. Read this guide, if you want it running on Unraid.

Docker Application | Read-It-Later

Self-host wallabag on Unraid and ditch Pocket and Instapaper

With wallabag you can host your very own read-it-later service, comparable to the likes of Pocket and Instapaper, on your Unraid server.


How to run Joplin as a (limited) web app

Joplin is a great note-taking app, but unfortunately, there is no Joplin web app. This guide will show you how to access your notes using a browser.

A notebook representing a start page

Create a sleek looking startpage or new tab page using SUI

A startpage, such as the one provided by SUI, can help you navigate all your apps with ease. This guide will show you how to install and configure it.

Mosquitto | MQTT

How to install an MQTT broker (Mosquitto) on Unraid

This article will guide you through the installation of the Mosquitto MQTT broker on Unraid.

MQTT | Zigbee2MQTT

How to install Zigbee2MQTT on Unraid

Using this guide you can learn how exactly to install Zigbee2MQTT on your Unraid server using Docker

What to do if Plex can’t match your film or TV show

This guide will show you how to match a film or TV show using the IMDb or TheTVDB, when Plex Media Server refuses to recognize the file.


How to connect Plex to apps that don’t support two-factor authentication (2FA)

There is one issue when enabling 2FA for Plex: Apps which haven’t been updated to support Plex’ 2FA might not be able to connect to it any more.

How to use host networking with AdGuard Home on Unraid

The easiest way of being able to see individual devices in the AdGuard Home dashboard is by using it as a DHCP server, which you can only configure if you are using host networking.