This section will explain how to Connect to an IRC Server, locate a Channel ( Room )and then join that Room.
- Step One for Connecting to a Server
Fill in 'Nickname' and 'Alternative' 'Name' and 'Email' can be anything, next click on "Connect"
- Step Two for Connecting to a Server
As you see, this has sent you to a "Default" Server, so at the very bottom of this screen type /server chat.koach.com and Press "Enter"
- Step Three for Connecting to a Server
As you see, this has given you a list of Channels or Rooms, so at the very type /join #helpdesk and Press "Enter"
About the two checkmarks at the bottom, I check "Enable Join on connect" and uncheck "Pop up favorites on connect", at a later date, someone can show you how to set up your own personal favorite channels.
- Step Four for Connecting to a Server
Ask for help in #helpdesk,[ just type /join #HelpDesk ] note that it may take several minutes as we are not always right next to our computers.
- Step Five for Connecting to a Server
This is the correct syntax to use in Registering your nick, make sure you remember the password. Registration of Nicknames is not Required, but prevents others from taking it.