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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Moving-&-flying.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Moving-&-flying.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4050 How do I fly higher? I want to see what's on top of this building.]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4050 How do I fly higher? I want to see what's on top of this building.]
  
 
=== Looking around with camera controls ===
 
=== Looking around with camera controls ===
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Looking-around-with-camera-controls.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Looking-around-with-camera-controls.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4049 How do I look at something from a different angle?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4049 How do I look at something from a different angle?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4044 How do I use the mouse to look around?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4044 How do I use the mouse to look around?]
  
 
=== Chatting ===
 
=== Chatting ===
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Chatting.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Chatting.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4029 How do I chat?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4029 How do I chat?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4030 How do I Instant Message (IM) someone?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4030 How do I Instant Message (IM) someone?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4561 How do I log chat and instant messages?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4561 How do I log chat and instant messages?]
  
 
=== Searching ===
 
=== Searching ===
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Searching.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Searching.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4722 New Search FAQ]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4722 New Search FAQ]
  
 
=== Teleporting & landmarks ===
 
=== Teleporting & landmarks ===
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Teleporting-&-landmarks.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Teleporting-&-landmarks.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4562 How do I use the World Map?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4562 How do I use the World Map?]
  
 
=== Shopping ===
 
=== Shopping ===
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Shopping.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Shopping.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4078 How do I sell things?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4078 How do I sell things?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4061 How do I find land to buy?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4061 How do I find land to buy?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4059 How do I buy land?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4059 How do I buy land?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4416 How do I rent land to other people?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4416 How do I rent land to other people?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4530 How do I sell land?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4530 How do I sell land?]
  
 
=== Friendships ===
 
=== Friendships ===
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Friendships.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Friendships.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4217 How do I add a friend to my friends list?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4217 How do I add a friend to my friends list?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=3949 How do I make someone my partner?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=3949 How do I make someone my partner?]
  
 
=== Editing your appearance ===
 
=== Editing your appearance ===
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Editing-your-appearance.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Editing-your-appearance.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4023 How do I change my avatar's appearance?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4023 How do I change my avatar's appearance?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4028 How do I attach and detach objects from my avatar?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4028 How do I attach and detach objects from my avatar?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4414 How do I attach a body part to my avatar?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4414 How do I attach a body part to my avatar?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4319 How do I find out everything I'm wearing?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4319 How do I find out everything I'm wearing?]
  
 
== More Basics ==
 
== More Basics ==
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Creating-&-joining-a-group.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Creating-&-joining-a-group.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4035 How do I join a group?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4035 How do I join a group?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4040 How do I change the title in front of my avatar's name?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4040 How do I change the title in front of my avatar's name?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4038 How do I quit or leave a group?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4038 How do I quit or leave a group?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4036 How do I create my own group?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4036 How do I create my own group?]
  
 
=== Sending a postcard ===
 
=== Sending a postcard ===
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Buying-Linden-Dollars.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Buying-Linden-Dollars.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4074 How do I get Linden Dollars?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4074 How do I get Linden Dollars?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4585 How do I buy Linden dollars (L$) on the LindeX?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4585 How do I buy Linden dollars (L$) on the LindeX?]
:* [https://secondlife.com/community/support.php?questionID=4584 How do I sell Linden dollars (L$) on the LindeX?]
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:* [https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=4584 How do I sell Linden dollars (L$) on the LindeX?]
  
 
=== Filling in your profile ===
 
=== Filling in your profile ===

Revision as of 14:43, 8 April 2008

Basics

These video tutorials teach the basics of using Second Life. For more general help, please visit our Knowledge Base.

Note: This series appears different because it was filmed using our upcoming Dazzle look because we're planning ahead — don't worry, almost all the stuff is in the same place so you can still view and follow along.

Also, after clicking on the related articles below, you may be asked to login to your Second Life account. Go ahead and do it.

Moving & flying

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Looking around with camera controls

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Chatting

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Searching

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Teleporting & landmarks

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Shopping

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Friendships

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Editing your appearance

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More Basics

Using the pie menu

Creating & joining a group

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Sending a postcard

Sending a postcard

Buying Linden Dollars

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Filling in your profile

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