Free I.M. Client Download


HexChat Icon
Update Submitted 5 Oct 2021
About this software:

Zoom InZoom: HexChat
HexChat Screenshot
HexChat screenshot
HexChat is an IRC client based on XChat, but unlike XChat it's completely free for both Windows and Unix-like systems. Since XChat is open source, it is perfectly legal.

HexChat was originally called XChat-WDK which in turn was a successor of freakschat.

From berkeviktor:

Virus and Malware Tests: For security reasons, you should also check out the HexChat download at which includes virus and malware tests. Additional screenshots of this application download may be available, too.


  • Download Instant Messaging
    Read reviews and download some of the most popular messenger (IM) applications for Windows. Also included are messenger addons and fully-fledged clients.
  • Download Freeware Instant Messaging
    Check out some of the freeware downloads available in the i.m. client category. They contain no strings and are available at zero cost.
Download File

Download HexChat

6.3 MB - Filesize


Publisher: berkeviktor
License: Freeware
OS/Platform: Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP
Filesize: 6.3 MB
Filename: HexChat 2.16.0 x86.exe
Cost (Full Version): Free
2.41 out of 5 based on 1 rating.
  • This file download is licensed as freeware for Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP.

TrustRank Based on many factors, we give this program a Trust rating of 4 / 10.
Software from berkeviktor, including HexChat - Download is rated 4 out of 10