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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Looking-around-with-camera-controls.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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* '''[http://vidtuts.s3.amazonaws.com/Basics-Chatting.mp4 DOWNLOAD HIGH-QUALITY VERSION]'''
 
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Revision as of 13:10, 5 May 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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