mIRC is a full featured Internet Relay Chat client for Windows that can be used to communicate, share, play or work with others on IRC networks around the world, either in multi-user group conferences or in one-to-one private discussions.
It has a clean, practical interface that is highly configurable and supports features such as buddy lists, file transfers, multi-server connections, SSL encryption, proxy support, UTF-8 display, customizable sounds, spoken messages, tray notifications, message logging, and more.
mIRC also has a powerful scripting language that can be used both to automate mIRC and to create applications that perform a wide range of functions from network communications to playing games. mIRC has been in development for over a decade and is constantly being improved and updated with new technologies.
mIRC 7.59 changelog:
Added support for the IRCv3 TAGMSG event.
Fixed channel mode parsing bug.
Added /cnick support for auto-color option by allowing * as color number.
Fixed IPv6 address handling in a number of features.
Updated CA root certificates cacert.pem file.
Fixed favorites dialog join button not initiating a connection if not currently connected.
Extended $fline((@name,text,N,T,S) to support S parameter for search start position.
Fixed custom dialog controls not being updated immediately when /did is used to change their contents.
Added /fseek -p switch that moves the file pointer backwards to the start of the line.
Fixed $bindip() bug when used with dual-stack network interface.
- For a more detailed list of recent changes, please see the whatsnew.txt file.