Irssi is a terminal based IRC client for UNIX systems. It also supports SILC and ICB protocols via plugins.
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- - irssi is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to lightIRC.
- - irssi is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to lightIRC.
XChat is an IRC chat program for both Linux and Windows. It allows you to join multiple IRC channels (chat rooms) at the same time, talk publicly, private one-on-one conversations etc. Even file transfers are possible.Suggest and vote on features
XChat for Linux FeaturesDiscontinued
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.8.8, released in May 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.
mIRC is a popular Internet Relay Chat client used by millions of people, and thousands of organizations, to communicate, share, play and work with each other on IRC networks around the world. Serving the Internet community for over a decade, mIRC has evolved into a powerful...
- - mIRC is the most popular commercial alternative to lightIRC.
A hand-crafted IRC client that you can enjoy. Designed to be used easily and freely. More friendly than other webirc clients giving the general public an easy option to connect to any IRC network.
- - Kiwi IRC is the most popular Web-based & Self-Hosted alternative to lightIRC.
Chatspell makes it effortless to communicate with your website visitors. This ideal solution enables you to chat with your web visitors directly in Slack. By using this tool, you can interact with your visitors, enhance conversion rates, address queries, and support issues, and...Suggest and vote on features
Konversation is an IRC client which gives you speedy access to Freenode network's channels, where you will find support for most distributions.
IRCCloud is an IRC client with a future. Stay connected, chat from anywhere, and never miss a message.
- - IRCCloud is the most popular Android & iPhone alternative to lightIRC.
An IRC-like internet chatroom hosted on ZeroNet, a distributed network. 0rc is a fully distributed website, and messages are shared through peers using the ZeroNet stack. In addition, making a new chatroom website is a simple as downloading the files and cloning the site.Suggest and vote on features
Last update on github made over 5 years (March 13, 2016).
No Java, no flash. With Mibbit, chatting online is easy, just choose your nickname and press go! No sign-up is required and you can use it from wherever you are with just a web browser.
A freeware build of X-Chat for windows, as opposed to the official 30-day-trial shareware Windows build.Suggest and vote on features
X-Chat 2 for Windows FeaturesDiscontinued
Author announed EOL on homepage.
Convos is an IRC client that runs in your browser and brings the IRC experience into the 21st century. It features a persistent bouncer on the server side that will keep you online even after you close your browser window. Want to use Convos on your phone? No problem!
jsIRC is written using Socket.IO, node.js, jQuery Title Alert and Sencha ExtJS, relying on string.js, Lo-Dash and PhantomJS.Suggest and vote on features
The official website is no longer accessible and the GitHub repo hasn't been updated since May 17th, 2015.