Basic Commands in mIRC

Basic Commands in mIRC

Few basic commands available in mIRC or just IRC are:

User Commands

/invite
Invite a specified user to a channel.
Syntax: /invite
Example: /invite SunSpot #starchat

/join
Join a channel on the network.
Syntax: /join
Example: /join #starchat

/kick
Kicks a user from a channel.
Syntax: /kick
Example: /kick #StarChat SunSpot Please refrain from causing solar flares!

/list
List all visible channels on the network. Secret (mode +s) channels are not listed.
Syntax: /list
This command also lists only those channels matching a specified value.
Syntax: /list
Example: /list star

/msg
Send a private message to another user on the network.
Syntax: /msg
Example: /msg Star Hi there!

/nick
Changes your current nickname on the network.
Syntax: /nick
Example: /nick SunSpot

/part
Leave a channel on the network.
Syntax: /part
Example: /part #starchat

/topic
Change the topic of a registered channel.
Syntax: /topic
Example: /topic #StarChat Welcome to StarChat!

/whois
Retrieve information about the nickname currently on the network.
Syntax: /whois
Example: /whois SunSpot

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Channel Modes

/mode
Sets channel modes by adding (+) or removing (-) settings.

Ban
+b — Ban someone from the channel
Syntax: /mode +b
Example: /mode #starchat +b SunSpot
-b — Unban someone from the channel
Syntax: /mode -b
Example: /mode #starchat -b SunSpot

Invite
+i — Users can only join channel if /invite is used
Syntax: /mode +i
Example: /mode #starchat +i
-i — Removes invite only
Syntax: /mode -i
Example: /mode #starchat -i

Key
+k — Users can only join the channel if they have the key
Syntax: /mode #channel +k
Example: /mode #starchat +k twinkle
-k — Removes the channel key
Syntax: /mode #channel -k
Example: /mode #starchat -k twinkle

Limit
+l — Sets maximum number of users allowed to enter the channel
Syntax: /mode #channel +l
Example: /mode #starchat +l 12
-l — Allows an unlimited number of users allowed to enter the channel
Syntax: /mode #channel -l
Example: /mode #starchat -l 12

Moderate
+m — Only users with a voice (+v) can speak in the channel
Syntax: /mode #channel +m
Example: /mode #starchat +m
-m — Anyone can speak in the channel
Syntax: /mode #channel -m
Example: /mode #starchat -m

No outside messages
+n — No one outside the channel can post a message to the channel
Syntax: /mode #channel +n
Example: /mode #starchat +n
-n — Anyone outside the channel can post a message to the channel
Syntax: /mode #channel -n
Example: /mode #starchat -n

Ops
+o — Make someone a channel op
Syntax: /mode +o
Example: /mode #starchat +o SunSpot
-o — Remove someone’s channel ops
Syntax: /mode -o
Example: /mode #starchat -o SunSpot

Secret
+s — Secret channel – will not show in a /list
Syntax: /mode +s
Example: /mode #starchat +s
-s — Removes secret – channel will show in a /list
Syntax: /mode -s
Example: /mode #starchat -s

Topic
+t — Only channel ops can change the channel topic
Syntax: /mode #channel +t
Example: /mode #starchat +t
-t — Anyone can change the channel topic
Syntax: /mode #channel -t
Example: /mode #starchat -t

Voice
+v — Give someone a channel voice
Syntax: /mode +v
Example: /mode #starchat +v SunSpot
-v — Remove someone’s channel voice
Syntax: /mode -v
Example: /mode #starchat -v SunSpot

More addition commands are very welcome. Thanks ;)

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