Connecting with Pidgin
Pidgin is an open-source cross-platform chat client that works on Windows, Mac, and Linux.
- Go to the menu bar and select
- Click on
- For username, put in the username you registered for the bouncer. For server, put in the server you received by email. For password, type in
username/network:password. For example, suppose you registered the username
john, want to connect to the network
ircnow, and have the password
abcde12345. Then for password, you would put in
- For port, fill in 31337. For ident name and real name, fill in your bouncer username. Check
Addat the bottom-right corner.
- If you see a message saying ZNC is not yet connected, type
/znc connect-- wait a few minutes to connect.