Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

3 cool tools which solve common Second Life problems

^ Pardon that subject line isn’t more specific, so here’s the story: every week, I hear from Residents about “cool tools” that help smooth Second Life situations. Not necessarily bugs per se, these are utilities that add value and make … Continue reading

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What’s new in Second Life 1.20! – Video Tip of the Week #43

HATE reading? LOVE reading yet want to watch me excite you about what’s new in Second Life 1.20? To commemorate the debut of Second Life 1.20 as the main viewer (following its graduation from an enduring Release Candidate), guess what … Continue reading

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*20 Video QUICKTIPS* to ultracharge your Second Life!

YAYZERAMA! Back by popular demand, it could only be a matter of time before another round of QUICKTIPS arrived. This series is warmly treasured by Second Life Residents for delivering the goods — not counting intro/outro, 😉 each tip is … Continue reading

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Get started scripting with Autoscript – Video Tip of the Week #42

[UPDATE – 2008-07-20 @ 5:55 PM PDT] Video tutorial downloads, previously broken due to Amazon S3 service issues, are back now.   Second Life scripting goes from elementary to extremely advanced. I know firsthand that many of us are curious, … Continue reading

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Knowledge Base Article of the Week #33: Fruit Rind Joke Goes Here

That sound you hear is the sound of another Knowledge Base Article of the Week being unveiled! This one’s about appealing account suspensions, which is something we’re noticing some curiosity around. Point your browsers to the following article, titled My … Continue reading

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Make an awesome shirt with ArtRage – Video Tip of the Week #41

I get lots of requests to do more content creation tutorials — how to make stuff you can show off, share with friends, and sell. I know there’s common worries that getting from point A to B seems harder than … Continue reading

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Wiki info-pages oh my!

Alas, I don’t have a video tip this week, and promise to have more usefun (useful + fun) knowhow in motion by next Saturday. I did want to bring greater attention to some useful wiki info-pages which may have answers … Continue reading

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