How to Chat Online With Yourself in wikiHow's IRC Chat Room

Want to experiment with shortcuts in wikiHow's IRC Chat Room but don't want to interrupt anyone? Maybe you want to practice but you don't want to do it in the public chat room, and you don't have anyone to send a private message to who will patiently watch while you experiment and learn. Here is how you can be that person for yourself!

Steps

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    Log in to the IRC room in two separate tabs.
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    In both tabs, change your nickname by typing, "/ nick (Type Your Name Here)" (optional).
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    To start chatting, from tab #1 click once on tab #2's nickname, then click on query. This will let you start chatting privately with yourself.
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    From both of the tabs, start chatting to yourself, experimenting and memorizing shortcuts.

Warnings

  • Always use proper chat room etiquette or you may be blocked!

Things You'll Need

  • computer with internet access

Sources and Citations

Article Info

Categories: Internet Forums and Message Boards