How to IRC, HYA Style
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This is a brief explanation on how to get on IRC. If you have any questions,
feel free to e-mail us at
There are other webpages that explain the IRC stuff in detail. When we
find those pages, we'll put links up here too.
Download mirc from www.mirc.com.Follow
the directions there. If you don't have Win95 or Win98, check to see if you
can use the 32-bit version or not. If you don't know, ask your local Tech-Guy.
After mirc is installed, it should give you the Connect window.
If not, go to File, then Options. That should put you in
the Connect window.
Click on Add.
Description can be anything. Put "Hana Yori Anime Chat," if you'd
IRC Server: irc.fanfic.com
The rest, you can ignore. Click on Add button to add the server
Enter your information.
Full Name can be anything. If you don't want people to know your
real name, put something else instead. First names usually do the trick.
E-mail Address can be anything also. Just keep it in the
Nickname is what you want to be known as in the wonderful world
of IRC. Pick your favorite anime character. Or first names are cool too.
Alternative another nickname, just in case your first choice is
taken by someone else on the server.
Click on Connect to IRC server! button. That will connect you
to the server.
A window should pop up when you are connected. It will have a list of
different channels you can join, but #hanayorianime is not listed in there.
To add it, type #hanayorianime in the box and push Add.
Click on Join in the same window, and you should be in the
You can also join the channel by typing /join #hanayorianime.
We're not mac users, so we'll have to look it up first. More info to
Hey, if you're a linux user, you should know how to get on IRC.
Hope to see you there!