Using socks proxy with mIRC
mIRC is a well-known and popular Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client for Windows.
Download and install mIRC
Run mIRC and click "Tools" then "Options", then go to "Connect"
Fill in your Nickname, Alternative nickname, Name and E-mail fields here.
Choose server and click "Select"
Go to Proxy and fill in Hostname with IP address of socks and Port with port of socks. Also choose a protocol (Socks4 or Socks5)
Before using check your socks at Swiftbl (a service that provides IRC administrators with an easy way to prevent malicious clients (open proxies/drones) from connecting and causing damage to their network).