New to IRC? Here’s a handy guide to all of our favorite chat protocol’s nooks and crannies.
For digestibility, we’ve split it up into a few different pages:
- Connecting to IRC: How to get your computer on this thing in the first place.
- Basic IRC commands: Things you can do once you’re connected.
- Registering your nick: Claim your name and keep it from the clutches of lesser imitators.
- Using MemoServ: Leave messages for absent friends.
- Moderator reference: Lucky enough to have power? Learn how to use it.