INSTALLING HydraIRC CHAT PROGRAM FOR THE WED PM ADAM CHAT

 

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Install HydraIRC

Run HydraIRC as Administrator  {the 1st time only}

 - once HydraIRC starts, popup shows    No Identities defined, launch wizard

 - click yes

 - in left menu bar, click on User Identities

press New button and put a username in identity real name, username, identd username

 - press ok button (twice) to get back to main screens

 - select File menu and click the connect line

 - in server address bar enter: IRC://irc.freenode.net:6667/#retroemu

 - wait until you enter the ADAM chat.

 - click on Favorites and add it

 

 

If you don't run HydraIRC as administrator (first time only), the favorite does not seem to get       

   `saved; then you have to connect and enter IRC address everytime you enter

After this first time, you should be able to start HydraIRC as normal and go to Favorites

  ` then select what you saved the favorite as (i.e. Adam Chat)

 

 

To enlarge typing…… go to Options->Preferences...

Click on Advanced->All Settings

Scroll down to Fonts

 - Change Verdana,9,N to fontsize you want

 - Channel Input is your typing area

 - Channel Output is chat window from users

 - i.e. Verdana,18,N for twice the font size

 

IF you cannot find HyraIRC, contact me rslopsema@gmail.com  and I will send it out to you.