Thursday, August 8, 2013

2014 1stHELP: TRAVEL: Maps, Teleports and SLurls, travel in Second Life

Maps, Teleports and SLurls,  
travel in Second Life
The instructions here apply to the standard SL viewer, version 3.6 or above.  
In other viewers the details may differ.
V3.x Map 
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  • With your map.
  • With the name of the sim.
  • With your map.
  • Open your map (Ctrl+m).
  • Left click on the place you want to visit.
  • TIP:  A red arrow will point to the place.  Click the arrow to cancel
  • Click the Teleport button (lower right).
  • TIP: Lots of green dots means a crowd.
  • With the name of the sim.
  • Open your map (Ctrl+m).
  • Type the name of the sim in the search box on the right.
  • Click the Find button next to the search box.
  • Click on the place you want to visit.
  • Click the Teleport button (lower right).
  • Click on the globe graphic button to open the landmark folder.
  • Or find the landmark folder in your inventory (suitcase)
  • With a landmark in your inventory
  • Double-click on the landmark
  • With a landmark in a notecard
  • Open the notecard
  • Click on the landmark
  • If a landmark window opens, click Teleport
  • If you get an offer to copy to inventory, accept that
  • Then find the landmark in your inventory and double-click on it
  • With a SLurl in chat (local or group)
  • People may copy-paste a SLurl into the chat stream
  • The SLurl will be in a special color
  • Click on the text in a special color
  • With a SLurl in a notecard or other text source
  • The SLurl will not be in a special color
  • Copy-paste the SLurl into the Nav bar at the top of you screen
  • Press return
  • With a SLurl in a web page
  • The SLurl will be colored as a web link
  • Click on the SLurl as with a regular web link
  • This will open a map page
  • Click on Visit this location.
  • Your Second Life viewer will open if necessary
  • If your viewer is open, you can click and hold on the SLurl.
  • Then, still holding the left mouse key down, 
  • slide your cursor onto the SL screen 
  • That will open a landmark window.  Click Teleport 
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1 comment:

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