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Updated 21 May 11th

Welcome to Gather!

Gather is a wonderful new tool for getting to both explore and chat with other people. It is also a very new tool and has a few quirks. This document is to help you with the basics so you can discover and play on your own.

What you need:

How it works:

Icon explanation:

Change your avatar character and clothing

        Mini map to preview the space you’re in

Screen sharing ability

        Emotes that appear above your avatar.

 Opens the user settings menu:

Not-So-Obvious Features:

Here are some things you might find useful but aren't immediately obvious.

  1. individually by clicking on their name in the participant panel,
  2. locally to the people you are video chatting with. (“Nearby”)
  3. globally to all the people in your map. (“Everyone”)

Privacy Features:

We have three ways for you to control who has access to your map:

For managing people who are already in the space we have the following options:

Technical difficulties:

For more information on our platform, please feel free to stop by our Help Center or check out our YouTube tutorials.