This manual is for ERC as distributed with Emacs 26.3.

Introduction What is ERC?
Getting Started Quick Start guide to using ERC.
Keystroke Summary Keystrokes used in ERC buffers.
Modules Available modules for ERC.
Advanced Usage Cool ways of using ERC.
Getting Help and Reporting Bugs
History The history of ERC.
GNU Free Documentation License The license for this documentation.
Concept Index Search for terms.

Detailed Node Listing

Getting Started
Sample Session Example of connecting to the #emacs channel
Special Features Differences from standalone IRC clients
Advanced Usage
Connecting Ways of connecting to an IRC server.
Sample Configuration An example configuration file.
Options Options that are available for ERC.

Copyright © 2005–2019 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, with the Front-Cover Texts being “A GNU Manual,” and with the Back-Cover Texts as in (a) below. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled “GNU Free Documentation License”.

(a) The FSF's Back-Cover Text is: “You have the freedom to copy and modify this GNU manual.”

All Emacs Lisp code contained in this document may be used, distributed, and modified without restriction.