How to setup X-Chat
In X-Chat's "Network list" Window,
Fill out your user credentials the way you wish.
Choose the "Add" button and enter "QuickFox"
Now click "Edit"
Click "Edit" on the first server's entry for QuickFox and enter "irc.quickfox.net"
Enable "Auto connect to this network at startup"
Enter a channel (chatroom), in our example we use #help in "Favorite channels".
A NickServ password if you have one.
Set the character encoding to UTF-8.
Click close and then "Connect" on the "Network list" window.