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mIRC in Windows

  1. 1. mIRC in Windows by Byung Lee
  2. 2. mIRC in Windows <ul><li>What is mIRC? </li></ul><ul><li>Requirements for mIRC </li></ul><ul><li>Installing mIRC </li></ul><ul><li>Setting Up mIRC </li></ul><ul><li>Connection </li></ul><ul><li>Join a Channel </li></ul><ul><li>Start Chatting </li></ul>
  3. 3. mIRC in Windows <ul><li>mIRC – a shareware IRC Chat client for Windows </li></ul><ul><li>IRC - Internet Relay Chat </li></ul><ul><ul><li>net's equivalent of CB radio. Unlike CB, IRC lets people all over the world communicate in real-time. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>a virtual meeting place (channels) where people from all over the world can meet and talk in groups, or privately. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>no restriction to the number of people that can participate in a given discussion, or the number of channels that can be formed on IRC. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>exchange files from one computer to another. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Requirements for mIRC <ul><li>Run MS-Windows </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Works on Windows 95, 98 and all newer Windows versions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Does not work on Windows CE, WebTV, Macintosh, UNIX or Linux operating systems </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Have an Internet account </li></ul><ul><li>Properly installed Winsock </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If you can use E-mail within Windows already, you are good to go. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Installing mIRC <ul><li>Download the latest version mIRC 6.03 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.mirc.com/get.html </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Free Trial for 30 days </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Registration Fee $20 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Double Click the mirc603 setup icon </li></ul><ul><li>Accept everything to the defaults will work fine </li></ul><ul><li>Installer will take care of the rest </li></ul>
  6. 6. Setting Up mIRC <ul><li>Connect to Internet </li></ul><ul><li>Double Click </li></ul><ul><li>mIRC icon to start </li></ul><ul><li>Close down the welcome screen by clicking X in the upper right-hand corner </li></ul>
  7. 7. Setting Up mIRC <ul><li>Pick Undernet as IRC Network </li></ul><ul><li>Pick a Server Closest to Your Location </li></ul><ul><li>Fill Name and E-mail Address </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Not necessary to put real info </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Fill Nickname to use as alias to chat </li></ul><ul><li>Fill Alternative for backup </li></ul><ul><li>Click Connect to IRC Server </li></ul>
  8. 8. Connection <ul><li>After Clicking Connect to IRC Server, the connection confirmation will come up </li></ul><ul><li>You are now ready to join a channel </li></ul>
  9. 9. Join a Channel <ul><li>Pick #Beginner </li></ul><ul><li>Click Join </li></ul>
  10. 10. Start Chatting

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