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  1. Signing In to Gather

    By default, every Gather user is anonymous - you are not required to sign in. There are benefits to signing in, though, including retaining control over the spaces you make after your browser cache is cleared or overwritten, and being able to access...
  2. Moderator Settings

  3. Disable Chat

    Chat may be disabled completely at the City and Metropolis tier.  This will disable it for everyone, including owners and moderators.  You can Disable Screen sharing in your Space Settings under the "Space Preferences" optio...
  4. Gather 102

  5. Spotlighting

    Being spotlighted means having your video and audio broadcasted to up to 100 users in the same room. The spotlight feature is restricted to the first 100 users in that room, and any additional users over 100 will disturb the server connection and de...
  6. Best Practices for Space Design

  7. General Principles

    As we look at Best Practices for designing your own Gather Space, it is important to keep a few principles in mind: Over emphasize the obvious - Not everyone is tech-savvy or a mind reader Make it obvious where you can and can't walk (doors, ...
  8. Copying a Room or Space

    Whether you want to duplicate an existing room you already have or you want to clone an entire space from someone else, you need to first make sure you  have the proper access permissions and then follow the steps below. Access Permissions To...
  9. Objects

  10. Embedded Images

    You can embed your own images or posters inside of an object and have it open directly inside of Gather within an iframe. Here's a video that walks you through embedding images using our poster set templates, otherwise read on for more info! ...