Welcome to Fidonet

Regardless if you are a seasoned computer and BBS user or just getting started using old or new technology, the world of the BBS and the Fidonet welcomes you.

Started in the early 80s, Fidonet has been going strong for over 30 years, reaching it’s peak in the late 90’s with close to 40000 nodes around the world in 1996. As of mid 2018, Fidonet consists of approximately 2500 nodes around the world, where a node can be a BBS system with several users or a single user.

In the menu above this introduction, you will find several pages with information on how learn more about the Fidonet, try and finally connect to the Fidonet.