How to connect to an IRC channel

Posted on November 17, 2018
Tags: howto, irc

The Internet Relay Chat (IRC) is a great way for free & easy communication.

Here are 5 steps to get started:

  1. Get an IRC chat program, e.g. XChat

  2. In the program connect to a server by typing a command like

  3. Join a channel by typing the command

    /join <channel>

    for example

    /join #bmrr
  4. Start chatting

  5. To find out more the command


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