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==What is IRC?==
 
==What is IRC?==
 
IRC stands for "Internet Relay Chat", and it is a popular way for people to chat with others. This is ECNet, which is one of thousands of ''IRC networks''. Each network has several different ''channels'', or chatrooms, where you can chat which several people in one place.
 
IRC stands for "Internet Relay Chat", and it is a popular way for people to chat with others. This is ECNet, which is one of thousands of ''IRC networks''. Each network has several different ''channels'', or chatrooms, where you can chat which several people in one place.
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://www.downloadranking.com  Internet Relay Chat]
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==What is ECNet?==
 
==What is ECNet?==
 
ECNet is a medium-sized network that has an average of 300 people on it. Many people like ECNet because of the relative stability of its servers, the support given by the staff, the comprehensive integration of our system with other aspects of their online lives, and our continual striving for improvement.  We'd love for you to make your communities home on ECNet.  We're the home of a great many groups, including a large group of Typology related channels (including channels to discuss the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator or MBTI types and Ennegram), groups for enthusiasts about role playing, lasers, and more.
 
ECNet is a medium-sized network that has an average of 300 people on it. Many people like ECNet because of the relative stability of its servers, the support given by the staff, the comprehensive integration of our system with other aspects of their online lives, and our continual striving for improvement.  We'd love for you to make your communities home on ECNet.  We're the home of a great many groups, including a large group of Typology related channels (including channels to discuss the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator or MBTI types and Ennegram), groups for enthusiasts about role playing, lasers, and more.
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_Relay_Chat  Internet Relay Chat]
  
 
==How do I chat on ECNet?==
 
==How do I chat on ECNet?==
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First you'll need an ''IRC client'', which is kind of like a web browser for IRC. If you don't want to download anything just yet, you can use our java client or our CGI client (whichever one suits your tastes better), or if you want a client you can download that has more features, then you should try one of the downloadable clients listed below.
 
First you'll need an ''IRC client'', which is kind of like a web browser for IRC. If you don't want to download anything just yet, you can use our java client or our CGI client (whichever one suits your tastes better), or if you want a client you can download that has more features, then you should try one of the downloadable clients listed below.
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://www.downloadranking.com  Internet Relay Chat]
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===Ready-to-go clients===
 
===Ready-to-go clients===
 
* '''[http://ecnet.org/cgi-irc/ CGI-IRC Client]''' – [[Instructions for CGI-IRC]]
 
* '''[http://ecnet.org/cgi-irc/ CGI-IRC Client]''' – [[Instructions for CGI-IRC]]
 
* '''[http://ecnet.org/chat/ Java Client]''' – [[Instructions for the Java Client]]
 
* '''[http://ecnet.org/chat/ Java Client]''' – [[Instructions for the Java Client]]
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://www.downloadranking.com  Internet Relay Chat]
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===Downloadable clients===
 
===Downloadable clients===
 
* '''[http://www.mirc.com/ mIRC]''' ([http://www.mirc.com/get.html download]) – [[Instructions for mIRC]]
 
* '''[http://www.mirc.com/ mIRC]''' ([http://www.mirc.com/get.html download]) – [[Instructions for mIRC]]
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://www.downloadranking.com  Internet Relay Chat]
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==How do I join a channel?==
 
==How do I join a channel?==
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If you want to see all of the channels you can join, when you've connected to the network, type in <tt>/list</tt>
 
If you want to see all of the channels you can join, when you've connected to the network, type in <tt>/list</tt>
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://www.downloadranking.com  Internet Relay Chat]
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==What can I do now?==
 
==What can I do now?==
  
 
==How do I register my nickname?==
 
==How do I register my nickname?==
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://www.downloadranking.com  Internet Relay Chat]
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==How do I make my own channel?==
 
==How do I make my own channel?==
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://www.downloadranking.com  Internet Relay Chat]
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==Where can I learn more?==
 
==Where can I learn more?==
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'''Source(s):'''  [http://www.downloadranking.com  Internet Relay Chat]

Revision as of 23:45, 18 April 2014

What is IRC?

IRC stands for "Internet Relay Chat", and it is a popular way for people to chat with others. This is ECNet, which is one of thousands of IRC networks. Each network has several different channels, or chatrooms, where you can chat which several people in one place.


Source(s): Internet Relay Chat


What is ECNet?

ECNet is a medium-sized network that has an average of 300 people on it. Many people like ECNet because of the relative stability of its servers, the support given by the staff, the comprehensive integration of our system with other aspects of their online lives, and our continual striving for improvement. We'd love for you to make your communities home on ECNet. We're the home of a great many groups, including a large group of Typology related channels (including channels to discuss the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator or MBTI types and Ennegram), groups for enthusiasts about role playing, lasers, and more.


Source(s): Internet Relay Chat

How do I chat on ECNet?

Connection Information
Network ECNet
Address irc://irc.ecnet.org
Port 6667

First you'll need an IRC client, which is kind of like a web browser for IRC. If you don't want to download anything just yet, you can use our java client or our CGI client (whichever one suits your tastes better), or if you want a client you can download that has more features, then you should try one of the downloadable clients listed below.


Source(s): Internet Relay Chat


Ready-to-go clients


Source(s): Internet Relay Chat


Downloadable clients


Source(s): Internet Relay Chat


How do I join a channel?

Once you've connected to the network, if you already know what channel you would like to join, you can type in this command:

/join #channel

Replace the word "#channel" with the name of the channel you want to join. For example, if you want to join #ecnet, type in /join #ecnet Here are some popular channels that might interest you:

  • #mipoio –
  • #ecnet –
  • #laserchat –
  • #sadie's_shack –
  • #intj –
  • #starlight –

If you want to see all of the channels you can join, when you've connected to the network, type in /list


Source(s): Internet Relay Chat


What can I do now?

How do I register my nickname?

Source(s): Internet Relay Chat


How do I make my own channel?

Source(s): Internet Relay Chat


Where can I learn more?

Source(s): Internet Relay Chat