Usenet News "readers", also called "user agents". These are software packages that read and/or post to Usenet news servers.
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Freeware newsreader for Windows 3.x/9x/NT that "should" also work in Win2K, XP, OS/2. Built to support simultaneous use of multiple servers.
Good Net-Keeping Seal of Approval
Certain minimal standards for writing and evaluating Usenet software that conforms to netiquette. Ratings of newsreaders and of a few web-based ways to gain access to newsgroups.
Open source client that allows users to download files from news servers using NZB files; written in Java. Screenshots and a tutorial are provided.
Presents this Java based, freeware client for uploading binary files; includes a support forum.
Open source offline and online newsreader for the Amiga.
NewsCoaster for MorphOS
Open-source offline and online newsreader for MorphOS.
Explanation of Usenet and list of newsreaders and other Usenet-related software. Directory of newsreader software sorted by operating system with brief descriptions and links to official download sites.
A menu based netnews reader for Unix. (Linux, Solaris, FreeBSD, NetBSD, Mac OS X, HP-UX)
Command-line based binary newsgrabber for NZB files, written in C++. Supports client/server mode and automatic par check and repair.
Open source newsreader designed for both text and binary newsgroups. It supports offline reading, scoring, killfiles, and multiserver access. For Unix-like operating systems and Windows.
Open source, NZB capable binary newsgrabber written in Python, server-oriented using a web-interface. The active successor of the abandoned SABnzbd project.
Threaded, text based, open source newsreader for Unix, VMS, OS/2, and Win32 systems. Highly customizable. Allows to redefine keys and to write custom macros. Full support for scoring articles, complex filters and killfiles.
Threaded Read News (trn)
Text-mode news reader. Originally based on Larry Wall's rn.
Open source newsreader for Windows and GNU/Linux. Supports scoring, off line reading and X-Face headers.
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