Internet Relay Chat (IRC) is a form of real-time Internet text messaging (chat) or synchronous conferencing. It is mainly designed for group communication in discussion forums, called channels, but also allows one-to-one communication via private messages.

Mango IRC is a completely redesigned chat client for your Mac OS X and with Mango IRC and Mango IRC HD also a great companion for your iPhone or iPad. You can keep in touch with your friends, developers or get support anywhere on the go.

Chat features:

  • You can connect to multiple servers at a time
  • You can connect to secure SSL servers
  • You can connect using your own IRC bouncer (for example ZNC)

  • You can join multiple channels at a time
  • Private one-to-one chats
  • Nickname and IRC command completion for faster typing
  • Notifications showing you who joined or left the channel
  • Notifications when you receive private message or somebody mentions you in different channel
  • Messages are highlighted if somebody mentions you
  • Tab based interface for each channel with notification badges so you won't miss anything important
  • Visual user information (WHOIS)
  • Nickname coloring so you're better oriented in public chats
  • Console for important information received from IRC servers
  • User list for each channel
  • Network search for available channels
  • URL hilighting with support for clipboard copying or opening in a web browser

  • What's New
  • Revamped UI
  • Added support for Retina displays
  • Notification Center support on Mountain Lion
  • Added menus and keyboard shortcuts
  • Share interesting messages on Twitter or Facebook
  • Fixed problem with resolving hostnames
  • Overall performance improved
  • Fixed scrolling behavior
  • Minor bug and crash fixes

  • Mango IRC (sk.mediaware.iirc) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of