Hydra Chat is a Windows application that needs little configuration to connect to the monthly meeting of the Holy Knights of Westmarch.
Hydra Configuration Instructions
Download the Pre-Configured HydraIRC zip package.
Unzip the zip package and place the files where you want on your Windows filesystem. A good choice might be in C:\Program Files
Run the "HydraIRC.exe" file.
You should see the following pop-up. Click "Yes"
You should see a new pop-up titled "Preferences" Make sure that "User Identities" is selected on the left-side, then click the "New" button.
You should see the following pop-up, only with blank text-boxes.
Type in your information into the following fields:
- Identity Description
- Real Name
Next click the "Add" button which will add your new User Identity to the listbox in the middle.
Next click "OK" to close this pop-up, and click "OK" again to close the next pop-up.
Now click on the Favorites menu and select the "#hkw on irc.enterthegame.com" server and you should connect.
You may need to unblock a port or the HydraIRC application so you can get through your firewall software.