Tuesday, May 3, 2016

HexChat Portable, free IRC client!
"HexChat is an easy to use yet extensible IRC Client. It allows you to securely join multiple networks and talk to users privately or in channels using a customizable interface. You can even transfer files. HexChat supports features such as: DCC, SASL, proxies, spellcheck, alerts, logging, custom themes, and Python/Perl scripts." —Hexchat
HexChat is an IRC/Internet Relay Chat communication client.

Get the latest official version here
(the portable installation option is clean)

HexChat Portable build for Windows XP HexChat builds for Windows XP:

Size: 128 MB (134,909,952 bytes) Packed Size: 25.1 MB (26,419,200 bytes)
MD5: 54D4E2F63680E934E7F92E0C1139E694

Size: 131 MB (138,309,632 bytes) Packed Size: 25.5 MB (26,808,320 bytes)
MD5: 249AF3010EB304E554A9081E9C975646
SHA-1: 9A65691C8422154E621902E9F42B1A3EB5472A65

Side Notes:
» You can't run the 32-bit version on 64-bit platform. Use appropriate version for each platform.[]