Connecting with Atomic

Atomic is an open-source IRC client for Android.

  1. Tap Add server.
  2. Fill in the details:
    1. Title: the name of the network you want to connect to.
    2. Host: the bouncer server address (it should look like example.ircnow.org)
    3. Port: 31337
    4. Password: username/network:password -- for example, if your username is john, the network you want to connect to is ircnow, and your password is abcde12345, then fill in john/ircnow:abcde12345
    5. Check Use SSL
    6. Check Auto connect on startup
    7. Nickname: the bouncer username you registered
    8. Real Name: any name is fine.
    9. Tap on Save at the bottom-right corner
  3. Tap on the network to connect.
  4. If you see a message saying ZNC is not yet connected, type /znc connect -- wait a few minutes to connect.