FidoNet

Updated: 10/11/2017 by Computer Hope

FidoNet is a group of systems first created by Tom Jennings in 1984 that utilize a proprietary protocol (UUCP) that exchanges e-mail, files, and Usenet news through a vast group of BBSes, modems, and the Internet. To access and communicate with a FidoNet site you use e-mail and Usenet News.

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BBS, Usenet, Network terms