Category Archives: SL/IW Tutorials

Make that viewer run FASTER!

Here are a couple of great articles by former LL staff member Joel Foner on getting the best performance from your viewer. Although aimed at users with less powerful PCs, there are some useful tips for everyone. Some of them … Continue reading

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Sony Vegas Settings for HD on YouTube/Vimeo

I originally found out how to do this from Torley’s web site, but when I went to look for it tonight, it had been moved or deleted, but I found the images on Flickr.

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Billy Two Clocks*

Want another time display at your finger tips so that you can quickly tell what time it is in SL or IW? Here’s how for Windows Vista and Windows 7.

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Sim on a stick

Have you heard about the portable version of Open Simulator yet? Yes, that’s right. Open Sim on a USB Key. I kid you not. Next time your preferred grid is offline, or your broadband is on the blink, have a … Continue reading

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Ultimate Guide To Prim Torture

Some of these are simply amazing: http://ayumicassini.blogspot.com/2009/07/ultimate-guide-to-prim-twisting.html

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Protecting your Sculptmaps with a Transparency.

Need to make a protect a sculptmap? Wondering how to make it transparent or water mark it? Try this: http://robynhuffaker.com/sculptblender/2010/03/25/alpha-protection/ It won’t stop the determined thieves, but it will go a long way to preventing the casual thief from doing … Continue reading

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Converting WAV Files with Audacity

This is a quick illustration of how to make sure that your WAV files are the correct format for SL using the free audio editor Audacity. I am assuming that you have downloaded Audacity from the web site and installed … Continue reading

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