BNC Help

PonyChat offers its users a hosted connection bouncer (BNC) for people that want to stay connected even if their computer is not.

Any registered user may use this service.

Terms of the BNC


  1. Sign up for a NickServ account
  2. Connect to on SSL port 6697 with a password formatted like this: nickservusername:nickservpassword. For example if your username is AzureDiamond and your password is hunter2, you would enter your password in as follows: AzureDiamond:hunter2
  3. There is no step 3

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