Check out the The Helper chat. IRC info irc://irc.thehelper.net:6667/thehelper Any IRC client will do (mIRC, ChatZilla, xchat, ...) To be able to talk at all, you must register with your forum name. You may use any nickname that is not registered yet. Though your forum name is probably best. <member name here> = NICKNAME YOU WANT TO BE CALLED Once connected: /msg NickServ register www.thehelper.net <member name here> <--YOU MUST DO THIS FIRST YOU CONNECT TO THE CHAT AND ONLY THAT TIME Should that work, you may, from then on, identify as that member with: /msg NickServ identify <forum password> <-- YOU HAVE TO DO THIS EVERY TIME YOU CONNECT TO THE CHAT channel "#thehelper". Enjoy the chat. Any questions or problems please post here.