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icon ProSnooper
ProSnooper screenshot
Developer: The SCS
Simon Hughes
Latest version:, 05 Aug 2012
Supported games: W:A
Language: Delphi 7.2
License: Open Source
Download: * Files, ProSnooperFX: [1]

Pro Snooper is an application that lets you connect to WormNET, chat on the channels, join and host games.


  • Join Wormnet and chat
  • Join games hosted on Wormnet
  • Hosting W:A games with custom information: name, password, flag, hoster, ip and port
  • Configuration of rank, flag, clan, quit-message and version
  • Minimizes to tray; notifies you on highlight and private messages
  • Use ProSnooper color codes.
  • Skins supporting; Possibility to creation of user skins
  • Customizable UI
  • Buddy/ignoring list
  • Sound notification
  • Highlight-notification
  • Displays Wormnet-style flags and ranks
  • Hosting with WormNAT2
  • Automatically removing game from WormNET after starting
  • *WormNAT2 hosting
  • *Separate dialogs

Information *

By reason of transfer files to other file server, part of source code was irretrievably lost. Development is stopped. Partial source code available here, and the last version here (wnat2, separate dialogs, some unworkings functions).


  • /me <message> = Displays an action. Eg. /me is happy. equals * Simon is happy.
  • /msg <nick> <message> = Sends a private message to someone. Eg. /msg Simon Hi there!. From build 322 double-clicking on user will open a chat-window for this user.
  • /away <message> = Sets you as away. When someone messages you, the message will be sent to them.
  • /buddymsg <message> = Sends a message to everyone on your buddylist.
  • /irc <command> = Lets you send a raw IRC command to the server.
  • /show <1-Enable|0-Disable> = showing the all incoming commands from a server.

Important Information

Unfortunately, software cant work on Windows Vista and further. A problem decides.

Forks & Changelogs (current)

  • Messages window: double-clicking on user will open a chat-window with tabsheet for this user. Currently including smilies and BB-codes support.
  • "Bell" option. This option sends CTCP-message "BELL" to selected user. If user have build 322 or further, then user will hear a sound signal. User can disable it.
  • VoIP-connection. Direct talk with one user. In development.

  • Some small changes
  • RichView using
  • Updated skins engine
  • Added skins options: Saturation, HUE, Glowing, Native borders.
  • Changed design of Settings window
  • Written PDF documentation for program (russian only) (non-released)

  • Removed invalid in Windows 7 and Vista function
  • Skins support
  • Replaced 90% components
  • Added hotkeys
  • Added "Clan" field
  • Snooper now support all flags and ranks
  • You can enter custom "Client" message
  • You can start W:A or change nickname directly from snooper
  • Snooper can display clients icon (Supports: Pro, Wheat, Weed snoopers; XChat, mIRC)
  • You can accept files from other users by DCC protocol.


  • Update list of servers is given in a separate thread, thanks to this completely eliminated the program hangs during the update.
  • Disable autoscroll added to context menu.
  • Fixed detection IP-address without W:A.

2.2.1 Beta

  • Fixed detection of IP-addresses are not from game.
  • With the program installed the sounds of personal messages, and highlight.
  • Setting nickname, server, and channel during installation.
  • Auto reconnect.
  • Display private message in the pop-up message if ProSnooper minimized or inactive.
  • Fixed disconnection from WormNET after some time.
  • The ability to create private (password-protected) hosts.
  • Ability to host on behalf of others.
  • Fixed a bug that was preventing the program folded after joining to the host.
  • Sort players alphabetically.


  • Fixed some small bugs.
  • The program is minimized after the establishment of a host or a connection to the host.
  • Fixed a bug where the game list was not updated after the creation of a host.


  • Full support for Cyrillic allowed to use only the letters of the Latin and Russian alphabet and punctuation marks and special characters
  • Ranks fix.
  • "Close" & "Host" buttons fix.
  • Limiting the length of the input message (158 characters).
  • Limiting the length of nick.
  • Prohibition to send empty messages that caused the error.


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