Connecting with Simple IRC

NOTE: Simple IRC version 1.9 is incompatible with ZNC v1.7.5. Simple IRC fails when it sees the IRCv3 cap negotiation line. Received a unknown line: CAP nickname ACK userhost-in-names multi-prefix

  1. Tap Add server.
  2. Fill in the details:
    1. Title: the name of the network you want to connect to.
    2. Host: the bouncer server address (it should look like
    3. Port: 31337
    4. Server/ZNC Password: username/network:password -- for example, if your username is john, the network you want to connect to is ircnow, and your password is abcde12345, then fill in john/ircnow:abcde12345
    5. Check Use SSL
    6. Check Auto connect on startup
    7. Nickname: the bouncer username you registered
    8. Tap on Save at the bottom-right corner
  3. Tap on the network to connect.
  4. If you see a message saying ZNC is not yet connected, type /znc connect -- wait a few minutes to connect.