- Does your Second Life run slow,
- show grey people,
- crash easily,
- make you a cloud?
Anything familiar here?
- Grey people
- Moving is slow
- Crash on sim crossing
- Avatar is a cloud or strange-looking
- Crash on Teleport
- FPS low, too low for videos
Grey people: change your active group
(you can change back if it works)
I see grey people, walking. Texture lag
Reduce draw distance and Graphics Quality
Me (top left), Preferences, Graphics tab
- My avatar does not look right
- Avatar Not Loading / An Easy Fix / Revisited
- Login fails? Lots of logouts? Summary
Check your bandwidth
- Google on bandwidth, pick a site near you
- Make a few tests at times that matter to you
- Complain to your service provider if you are not getting what you pay for
It tends to drop packets.
Keep avatar draw weight down
How to manage avatar draw weight
See draw weight
- Advanced menu
- performance tools
- Show draw weight for avatars (click to change)
You may need these instructions to get the advanced menu
- Advanced Tab
- Green= good
- Red= Potential trouble
- Use a standard outfit. V3.2 Avatar button (M and F figures)--select
- Avoid attachments.
- Avoid attachments that do something.
- Avoid huds
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