GEO. TELNET help

What is TELNET?
Simple "need to know" instructions to MH students for starting a TELNET session.
Download TELNET application
Using Telnet - more detailed instructions

 

 

What is TELNET?

TELNET is a programme which enables you to log in to a remote host (i.e. computer) so that your own terminal behaves as if it was directly attached to that host. It´s not as fast of course! For TELNET sessions with libraries, this means that you sit at your own home terminal as if you were in the far away library at a local computer.

Simple "need to know" instructions to MH students for starting a TELNET session.

Download TELNET application - from Ísmennt. Programmes that support TELNET sessions. Choose your operating system:

Using Telnet - more detailed instructions

Megalink (Maine,USA) - this local service provider gives very clear concise instructions with pictures of what to expect on your screen.


These pages maintained by Dr Georg R Douglas, Hamrahlíð College, 105 Reykjavík, Iceland