The BBS Corner - BBS Support and Utility Sites

BBS Utilities are third-party software programs used to enhance a BBS system or to offer additional features up and beyond the features that were designed in a particular kind of BBS software.

Excalibur BBS Utilities


Chevy Chase Computers

Links and tips for Excalibur sysops.
Site Last updated: 2005

Frankenserver

Lost license help, Excalibur tips and info, & an updated list of Excalibur systems.
Site Last updated: 2008

Iniquity BBS Utilities

The Vortex

Support for Iniquity BBS software.
Site Last updated: 1998

PCBoard BBS Utilities

Innocent, Inc.

Support files for PCBoard software.
Site Last updated: unknown

Intelec Software

This site is dedicated to providing news and the latest releases of Intelec Software. Intelec Software is a collection of shareware/freeware utilities for BBS sysops consisting of PPE's for PCBoard, and EXE's both for PCBoard and other BBS software types.
Site Last updated: 2000

Underground Empire on the Web

PC Board PPEs and related text files.
Site Last updated: unknown

ProBoard BBS Utilities

ProBoard Innovations

An unofficial ProBoard support website.
Site Last updated: year

RemoteAccess BBS Utilities

PC Micro RemoteAccess Support & Utilities

General information and links to many support websites.
Site Last updated: 2000

PC Micro tcRemoteAccess 32 Support & Utilities

Home to several RemoteAccess utilities such as the TotalControl File Editor and User Editor. Also (former) home to tcRemoteAccess32 - a RemoteAccess BBS clone.
Site Last updated: 1999

Renegade BBS Utilities

Reference Point Software

Home to AnsiShow and BBS Lister - and many many other BBS utilities for Renegade BBS.
Site Last updated: Unknown

Searchlight BBS Utilities

Searchlight BBS Support

SLBBS Support Site is for ALL people that support, use or once used Searchlight BBS or Spinmaker. It is supported for SLBBS Folks by SLBBS Folks. Think of it as an Interactive System since the User has quite a bit of input to what happens. As time goes by, all features will be farmed out to individuals so that it's a group effort and not just one person.
Site Last updated: year

TBBS BBS Utilities

TBBS.Org

We are the unofficial support website for TBBS. We have file areas, support forums, and a BBS list. The best multiline chat BBS software is back!
Site Last updated: Currently down (Nov 2009)

Telegard BBS Support

OpenTelegard BBS Project

an open-source project to recreate the Telegard BBS from scratch into a modern, internet ready, and standardized system.
Site Last updated: Nov 2009

Virtual BBS/Virtual Advanced BBS Support

Aspect Technologies

Aspect Technologies is the leading support center for VBBS/VADV BBS software. Since there is no longer any support from the BBS author, Aspect is now trying to fill the void with supporting a new Virtualnet as well as support and utilities.
Site Last updated: 2010

Wildcat BBS / Wildcat Winserver BBS Support

Santronics Software

Santronics, along being the current owner of Wildcat BBS, is also the source of many Wildcat BBS utilities including the following: Platinum Xpress frontend mail system, Silver Xpress Offline Mail Doors, and the Silver Xpress Offline Mail Reader.
Site Last updated: 2009

skWare Online

Utilities and programs for Wildcat Winserver.
Site Last updated: 1999

Worldgroup / Major BBS Support

The Major BBS Restoration Project

This web page is dedicated to discussing and preserving the history of Galacticomm, The Major BBS, and other products and resurrecting the old classic modules - making them loadable on v6.25 through Worldgroup 3.3.
Site Last updated: 2008

WWIV BBS Utilities

WWIV at Sourceforge

WWIV has gone Open Source and so have many of their utilities. These are available here as well as news and other events regarding WWIV.
Site Last updated: 2006

BBS Graphics (ANSI, RIP, etc.)

ACiD Productions

ACiD has a large collection of "ANSI packs" loaded with good ANSI screen graphics.
Site Last updated: 2006

FOSSIL Drivers

AnDan FOSSIL Driver (ADF)

Home to ADF Fossil software/serial port driver for Bulletin Board Systems
Site Last updated: 2004

NetFoss

NetFoss allows DOS based BBS software to be used over a Telnet connection or a COM port under Windows. NetFoss will work with any DOS based software that is `FOSSIL aware', such as BBS programs, BBS doors, and serial/modem communication terminals. NetFoss can also be used with native Win32 BBS programs, to allow DOS based doors to be run via Telnet. NetFoss includes the Net2BBS Telnet server, and NetFoss is also compatible with several third-paty Telnet servers. Nearly all DOS based BBS software can be run with these using NetFoss.
Site Last updated: 2007

FidoNet Message Transfer and Mail Tossing Software

Definite Solutions

Makers of the FrontDoor suite of front-end Fidonet tossing software including: FrontDoor, FrontDoor APX/DOS, FrontDoor APX/w, FrontDoor FX.
Site Last updated: 2001

FMail

FMail is a shareware echomail processor for networks that use Fidonet technology.
Site Last updated: 2008

Internet Rex

Internet Rex is a tool for BBS sysops to transfer netmail over the Internet. Its main goal is to provide an easy to use yet very flexible way to get mail from one BBS to another using the Internet's services. Native versions for Win95/WinNT, OS/2 and DOS.
Site Last updated: 2002

Offical Radius Homepage

Radius - is a comprehensive FTN Mailer designed to work as a multi-line system using two widely used data exchange transports - Dial-up networking and TCP/IP - simultaneously. Radius is based on the source code of Argus 3.210. Radius has all the same function os Argus. There many new features in Radius, some errors of Argus are fixed in it.
Site Last updated: 2004

RIT Labs

Makers of Argus - a native 32-bit Win 95/NT comprehensive FTN Mailer designed to work as a multi-line system using two widely used data exchange transports - Dial-up networking and TCP/IP - simultaneously.
Site Last updated: 2001

Other BBS Utility Resource Sites

BBS Archives

Online since 1995, the BBS Archives is a large collection of BBS utilities and doors for all BBS software. Also includes BBS development news.
Site Last updated: 2005

Cheepware Utilities

Freeware BBS utilities.
Site Last updated: 2009

Demonic Productions

BBS modding, Doors and Utilities for a number of different BBS softwares.
Site Last updated: 2006

Ice Tiger's Den

Information site for Byakko Arts, MAXgraphics, Nelson Soft and more.
Site Last updated: 1998

Magic Designs

Makers of MAGiCNote, MAGiCWall, MAGiC BBSList, MAGiCNote GOLD.
Site Last updated: 1998

Omen Technology

Home of DSZ and GSZ (ZMODEM transfer protocol).
Site Last updated: 2008

Project GoldEd+

Home to GoldEd+, a full-featured mail/news reader for Fidonet and Internet. It is highly configurable, using plain text files. It supports a wide variety of messagebase formats, including JAM, Squish, *.MSG, Hudson, Goldbase, PCBoard, WildCat! and AdeptXBBS. GoldED is available for many platforms: DOS, DOS 32-bit, OS/2, Win32 and Linux.
Site Last updated: 2007

R & M Software

Makers of a number of BBS related utilities such as Dialup-to-Telnet, GameSrv, HexColour, MAMU, MannADT, MannDoor, and MannIRC.
Site Last updated: 2008

ZT Technology

Home to various utilities including UploadProcessor, DW_TIC, DW_PACK, ARCId, AntiAd, Fido Nodelist Scanner door, and GfxCheck.
Site Last updated: Unknown