Simple Chat Features

Open-source software

Simple Chat is is absolutely free and open source software.Simple Chat is released under the terms of the GNU GPL version 3.

Cross-platform software

Simple Chat officially supports most popular desktop operating systems such as Windows, OS X and Linux.

Multiple login

Supports multiple login on same account from different places.

OAuth 2.0

Supports sign up via Facebook, Google, Windows Live, GitHub, VKontakte, Yandex, Оdnoklassniki and Mail.Ru.

File transfer

File transfer use direct connections between users.

Animated emoticons

Animated emoticons included in the standard distribution.

Spell checking

It supports all of Hunspell dictionaries.

Rich text messages

Supports visual message formatting (bold, italic, underline and strikeout) and also multiline messages.

Offline messages

Messages will be delivered, when recipient connects to the chat.

Sound notifications

Supports sound notifications.

Popup notifications

Supports popup windows.


Both client and server support plugins to extend the functionality.

SSL encryption

Connection between client and server is encrypted using SSL.

Geo IP

Server has a built-in support for determining country.

Automatic update

Supports automatic update for Windows and notification of new versions for other operating systems.


Supported functionality similar to IRC channels.