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MIRC Setup

There are two methods in mIRC to connect to a ScoutDial Server.

Method #1:

Using the command /server [server-address] or /s [server-address]. Replace [server-address] with one of ScoutDial server address.

Example of using the /server command: /server irc.scoutdial.org

Another example presented in the picture below:

MIRC connect server

Connect to irc.scoutdial.org using port 6667

Method #2: Using mIRC Options:

1. Click the Tools menu, click Options, and then click Servers. Or press Alt + E

2. Click the Add button (see a list of buttons on the right side). A new window will

appear (the Add Server window).

3. Write ScoutDial in the Description box.

4. Write one of ScoutDial server address irc.scoutdial.org in the IRC Server box

5. Add 6667 in port

6. Press the Add button. You will be brought back to IRC Server list. You will also

notice that a new IRC Server called ScoutDial is now added to the list.

7. Select the Scoutdial server by click on it once. Then press the Select button on the right.

8. You will now in the Connect part of mIRC Options window. Just press the Connect button.

MIRC server setup

Using either method will cause a bunch of text suddenly appear. Do not panic as this is a normal process of mIRC trying to establish connection with the server. Just wait until a welcome message appear.

The connection process and Successfully connected to ScoutDial

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