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  1. Blank white screen (When pressing X to interact)

    Why your interactable Gather object is producing a blank white screen.
  2. I can't hear sounds from Sound Objects (win10)

    Windows has a native feature that detects whenever you are in a call and will automatically mute or reduce the sounds from your browser. If you are not able to hear any sounds from Sound Objects and your SFX volume in your User menu is at max, you m...
  3. Erase Mode

    Erase Mode is similar to Build Mode, except to remove existing objects on a map while you are inside of your Space. To access Erase mode, open Build Mode and then click the word "Erase" in the top of the panel. Using Erase Mode,  you...
  4. Ring Feature

    The Ring Feature is available when a user in the space is muted.  The Ring Feature's main function is to call the user's attention back to the Gather tab. When clicked, there will be a short audio ring played to grab their attention.&n...
  5. Bulletin Board Object

    Bulletin Board Object The Bulletin Board is an object in Gather that you can select using the object picker. This is a good way to display  information such as birthdays, holidays, game nights, meetings, lunchtimes, etc.  It's as sim...
  6. How Do I Change the Default Room?

    Changing your Spawn Default Entrance Room The default room is the room that users will spawn in when they first enter the space.  To change your default entrance room, you can right click on the room name in the room list in the top left hand ...
  7. Embedded website isn't working?

    To make sure the website you want to use can be embedded, you must make sure that: 1.) It is an HTTPS site. Unfortunately, HTTP sites will not work due to security concerns. 2) The website administrator allows embedding. If they do not, you will ge...
  8. Collaborative Whiteboards

    Gather's default collaborative whiteboards are powered by http://tryeraser.com/ . Eraser has a great interface for note taking, a canvas for drawing, or both!  You can choose the exact color you want for your pen by entering the color ...
  9. Pinned Moderator Message

    You have the option of pinning a moderator message to the top of the Chat Panel. If you're already in a Gather space, go to the control panel at the center bottom of your screen and click on your name to open your User Options.  Click ...
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