COMPLETION [-auto] [-delete] <key> <value>



Inserts the completion without pressing a word completion character.


Removes the completion from the configuration.

A key and the value to use as a replacement. If no argument is given, the list of completions will be displayed.


Replaces or completed words or letters; you can write just the first few letters of the word and press TAB to insert a replacement.

When a replacement has been found, Irssi will choose the most probable matching word and replaces it; you may press TAB repeatedly to swap between matches.

If you want to remove a completion which has the auto parameter set, you need to enclose the completion between “’” characters.


/COMPLETION w/h without
/COMPLETION -auto anywya anyway
/COMPLETION -delete 'anywya'
/COMPLETION -delete without

See also