Couchpotao is a nice tool in case you want to automate the downlaods in your seedbox. In this tutorial we are going to discuss how you can easily configure couchpotato with your seedbox , we use the blackhole method for coutchpotato it is very easy to setup.
Step 1. Follow this tutorial on mounting a sftp encrypted drive on your computer : 
It is very important to make sure if your SFTP mount is working properly, before you proceed to further steps.
Step 2 : Go to coucthpotato website at https://couchpota.to/ and download the latest version of couchpotato from there.

 

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Step 3 . Once The installation is completely couchpotato will run in your browser

 

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Step 4: Click on downloaded and make the settings as shown in the screenshot and make the settings shown:

 

seedbox-downloader-settings

 

My seedbox SFTP is mounted on drive J: so I would browse have to browse to J:/downloads/watch, the below image will give you some idea so set it up accordingly based on the drive you might have mounted your seedbox sftp drive.

 

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So Now browse to this location in couchpoatato and browse to the watch folder

 

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So finally it should look something like this :

 

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Step 5. Testing Balckhole should give you this message response :

 

connection-successful-in-couchpotato

 

Steps 6 : ensure that you have set up searcher settings properly in couch potato

 

searcher-settings-in-couchpotato-for-seedbox

 

your couchpoatato is now linked to your seedbox, and should work accordingly , the searcher settings you might have to look into which you can google for online , explaining them is beyond the scope of this tutorial.
Please remember in order to have the system working sftp drive is mounted at all times .

 

If you have any further questions put it in comments we will try to incorporate the solutions in the tutorial .

Summary
Article Name
Seedbox Couchpotato Setup
Description
Easily set up couchpotato with any seedbox.
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