Supported Commands

Command Description
/nick <newnickname>
Changes your online nick name. Alerts others to the change of your nick.
/whois <nick>
Displays information of user requested. Includes Real Name, Host, Channels user is in, and Oper Status.
/who <mask>
Who allows you to search for users. Masks include: nickname, #channel, hostmask (*.domain.tld) -Notice- Users with mode +i (invisible) will not show up in a /who search. +i is set by default.
/whowas <nick> <maxreplies>
Displays information on a nick that has logged off. The <max replies> field is optional, and limits how many records will be returned.
/ison <nick1 nick2 nick3 ...>
Allows you to check the online status of a user, or a list of users. Simple return, best used for scripts.
/join <channel1,channel2, ...>
Allows you to join channels. Using the /join #channel1,#channel2,#channel3 will allow you to join more than one channel at a time. The /join 0 command makes you PART all channels.
/part <channel1,channel2, ...>
Allows you to part (leave) channels. Using the /part #channel1,#channel2,#channel3 will allow you to part more than one channel at a time.
/cycle <channel1, channel2, ...>
Cycles the given channel(s). This command is equivalent to sending a PART then a JOIN command.
/quit <reason>
Causes you to disconnect from the server. If you include a reason, it will be displayed on all channels as you quit.
/motd <server>
Displays the server's motd. Adding a server name allows you to view motd’s on other servers.
/lusers <server>
Displays current & max user loads, both global and local. Adding a server name allows you to view the statistics from other servers.
Displays a network map.
Displays a list of all servers linked to the network.
/admin <server>
Displays the admin info of a server. If a server name is included it will display the info of that server.
/userhost <nick>
Displays the userhost of the nick given. Generally used for scripts.
/topic <channel> <topic>
Topic <channel> will display the current topic of the given channel. Topic <channel> <topic> will change the topic of the given channel.
/invite <nick> <channel>
Invites the given user to the given channel. Requires ChanOp
/kick <channel, channel> <user, user> <reason>
Kicks a user or users out of a channel, or channels. A reason may also be supplied. Requires ChanOp
/away <reason>
Marks you as being away. A reason may also be supplied.
/Watch +-<nick> +-<nick>
Watch is a notify-type system. The server will send you a message when any nickname in your watch list logs on or off. The watch list DOES NOT REMAIN BETWEEN SESSIONS - you (or your script or client) must add the nicknames to your watch list every time you connect to the IRC server.
/helpop ?<topic> or !<topic>
HelpOp is a new system of getting help. You type either /HELPOP ? <help system topic> or /HELPOP ! <question> The "?" in /HELPOP means query the help system and if you get no response you can choose '!' to send it to the Help Operators online. Using neither ? nor ! will mean the command will be first queried within the help system and if no match if found , it will be forwarded to the help operators.
/list <search string>
If you don't include a search string, the default is to send you the entire unfiltered list of channels. Below are the options you can use, and what channels LIST will return when you use them.
>number List channels with more than <number> people.
<number List channels with less than <number> people.
C>number List channels created between now and <number> minutes ago.
C<number List channels created earlier than <number> minutes ago.
T>number List channels whose topics are older than <number> minutes (Ie., they have not changed in the last <number> minutes.
T<number List channels whose topics are newer than <number> minutes.
*mask* List channels that match *mask*
!*mask* List channels that do not match *mask*
/knock <channel> <message>
Allows you to ‘knock’ on an invite only channel and ask for access. Will not work if channel has one of the following modes set: +K +V. Will also not work if you are banned.
/mode <chan/nick> <mode>
Lets you set channel and user modes.
/time <server>
Displays the server's date and time. Including a server name allows you to check other servers.
/identify <password>
Sends your password to NickServ to identify for your nick.