No problem; the nightlies are well-hidden.
You'll have to turn at least the win2k switch on (edit ttdpatch.cfg in notepad); I would personally turn on basically everything; this can be done pretty easily by adding the lines
at the end, but if you're going for classic TTD, you don't want this.
If you do this, TTDPatch may whine about not having ttdpbasew.grf. Create a newgrf subfolder in your TTD install and put that file
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