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* '''[http://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=5046 Media on a parcel]'''
 
* '''[http://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=5046 Media on a parcel]'''
  
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You can also '''[Video_Tutorials#PARCEL_MEDIA watch video tutorials]'''.
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=== What will play? ===
 
Any format that '''[http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/ QuickTime]''' supports should work inworld, as well as '''[http://www.mozilla.org/ Mozilla]'''-compatible web content. So a good general rule is to try to play URLs in QuickTime Player or your web browser.
 
Any format that '''[http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/ QuickTime]''' supports should work inworld, as well as '''[http://www.mozilla.org/ Mozilla]'''-compatible web content. So a good general rule is to try to play URLs in QuickTime Player or your web browser.
  
 
Formats like [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flash_video Flash video] and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Media Windows Media] aren't supported at this time.
 
Formats like [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flash_video Flash video] and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Media Windows Media] aren't supported at this time.

Revision as of 20:01, 22 June 2008

Parcel media

"Parcel media" refers to playing music, movies, webpages, & more on your land parcel(s) in Second Life. Once you learn how, it's easy to do.

We have a helpful selection of articles in our Knowledge Base detailing how you can play parcel media. In particular, see:

You can also [Video_Tutorials#PARCEL_MEDIA watch video tutorials].

What will play?

Any format that QuickTime supports should work inworld, as well as Mozilla-compatible web content. So a good general rule is to try to play URLs in QuickTime Player or your web browser.

Formats like Flash video and Windows Media aren't supported at this time.