Windows IRC Clients
A list of Windows based IRC Clients
AdiIRC is a modern IRC Client for Windows with support for many features.
HexChat is an IRC client based on XChat, but unlike XChat it’s completely free for both Windows and Unix-like systems.
HexChat was originally called XChat-WDK which in turn was a successor of freakschat.
mIRC is a popular Internet Relay Chat client used by individuals and organizations to communicate, share, play and work with each other on IRC networks around the world.
*mIRC is not free. You may trial the software for 30 days and then will usually need to register your copy of mIRC. More information is available at https://www.mirc.com