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Seahawks.NET Chat Help
Fri Apr 29, 2011 8:02 am
  • Server: irc.seahawks.net
    Port: 6667
    Channel: #Seahawk_Chatters

    For those that don't want to use the Flash based web client linked at the top of the page here at Seahawks.NET, there are many other options available to you in the forms of stand-alone clients and browser extensions. Feel free to use any of them. I personally find all of these options better and more reliable than using the Flash based web client.

    Stand-Alone IRC Clients:
    mIRC - Windows
    Colloquy - OS X

    Browser Extension Clients:
    ChatZilla - OS Independant Firefox Plugin
    The ChatZilla URL to go directly to our Channel is irc://irc.seahawks.net/Seahawk_Chatters

    Seahawks.NET Hosted AJAX Client:
    KiwiIRC

    Different Browser Based IRC Clients:
    Mibbit - OS and Browser Independant
    There are a couple of special things you have to do in order to connect with the Mibbit Web Client, but once these things are done, this is actually a very nice web based client.
    Here's a screenshot of the changes you need to make:
    • Click the Server and Auth to show those fields
    • Enter the Server Address as shown
    • Change the dropdown from NickServ to Pass and enter the password dotnet
    • Type in the Nick you would like to use
    • Type in the Channel name #Seahawk_Chatters
    • Hit GO
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Re: Seahawks.NET Chat Help
Fri Aug 15, 2014 5:50 pm
  • i can't connect and nothing helps
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Re: Seahawks.NET Chat Help
Fri Aug 15, 2014 8:06 pm
  • Same here, can't get on through Kiwi.
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Re: Seahawks.NET Chat Help
Sat Aug 16, 2014 9:29 am
  • I have verified connection to the IRC server from just about every kind of client there is using the Kiwi 'client application'. Sitting here at my disposal is an iPad, a Samsung 10.1 Note, a Surface Pro 2 (Which is Windows 8.1), a Mac Computer, a Linux Computer, a Windows 7 Computer, and a Windows XP Computer. All connected to the chat via Kiwi without an issue.

    For those that are having issue with connecting to the chat using the client that we provide, I can only suggest you get an actual standard IRC client for your given platform.

    There were quite a few people on last night using quite a few different client types, so beyond the testing that I have done, and the suggestions I have given above, there isn't really much more I can do to make this accessible.
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