IRC Explorer is a modern Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client designed exclusively for the Windows 8 operating system. IRC Explorer delivers rich IRC content through its intuitive user interface and allows you to communicate with people from around the world. You can join multiple IRC networks, chat rooms, and even participate in private one-on-one conversations. Let's get started and explore IRC on Microsoft's latest operating system!
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User experience changes: • Right click/tap interaction on a hyperlink activates a custom context menu. • Right click/tap interaction on a nickname within the chat or channel user list activates the commands popup. • Right click/tap interaction on a private query/DCC chat window activates the commands popup. • Single click/tap interaction on a message bullet activates/deactivates the message command bar. • Single click/tap interaction on a nickname within a channel selects the nickname in the channel user list. • Double click/tap interaction on a nickname in the channel user list opens up a private query window. • Double click/tap interaction on a private query/DCC chat window activates the whois details popup.
Core feature changes: • Added support for copying multiple chat messages via message bullets. • Added support for colorized nicknames in chat messages and channel user lists. • Added the ability to configure the nickname display format in chat messages. • Revamped commands popup. • Improved on-screen keyboard support. • Improved auto scrolling. • Improved hyperlink detection. • Major performance tweaks. • Reduced the app's memory footprint by over 50%. • Minor UI tweaks and bug fixes. • Updated tile color and logo assets.