||Telnet is a way to connect to a remote computer. The most common
uses of telnet are connecting to library card catalogs and other large
databases; participating in MUDs, MUSHes and MOOs, and other online games
and connecting to your own Internet Service Provider, either to change
your password to to reach your account when you do not have access to your
In order to telnet, you will need to install a telnet program.
You can either use it as a stand-alone program, or configure it to work
with your World Wide Web browser. EWAN was recommended as a basic
freeware application; Keep in mind that EWAN is an old project, the latest release is from 1995.