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Firestorm Classes

These classes are based on our official Firestorm release and are conducted in voice and text except when otherwise noted. There's no need to talk, but you may want to be able to hear. We also usually have help available to answer questions in text. This schedule is subject to change.

Note that it is best if you are on Firestorm for the classes.

Locations are indicated in the far right column as follows:

Class times and days change regularly. Classes may be held any day of the week, with start times from 8am to 7pm SLT. Nonetheless, if the class times are still inconvenient you may prefer to watch recorded versions of some of these classes on YouTube.

*All times SLT*

Friday July 21 8:00AM – Preferences Set 2
We will cover some of the Firestorm preferences (Graphics, Network & Cache), based on our current release.
Saturday July 22 9:00AM – Backing up Settings and Logs
This class covers how to save your settings and chat logs on your computer. Recommended to take this before the Clean Install class.
Sunday July 23 3:00PM – Avatar Complexity and Graphics Presets
Learn how to boost performance with av complexity and improve usability with the presets.
Monday July 24 1:00PM – Menus 1 (TEXT ONLY)
We will be covering the menus on the top bar, from Avatar through Help.
5:00PM – Contact Sets
There is a cool feature called Contact Sets that lets you organize your contact list. We will cover how to set them up and use this epic feature.
Tuesday July 25 11:00AM – Basic Troubleshooting
An introduction to basic methods to start locating problems. Focused on Firestorm but some parts are non-viewer-specific.
Thursday July 27 8:00AM – Preferences Set 1
We will cover some of the Firestorm preferences (General, Chat, Privacy), based on our current release.
1:00PM – Reporting Bugs, Requesting Features (TEXT ONLY)
Learn how to communicate effectively with our devs to make the changes to Firestorm you want or need.
Friday July 28 9:00AM – Menus 2
We will cover the Advanced and Develop menus in the top bar.
Sunday July 30 11:00AM – Preferences Set 4
We will cover some of the Firestorm preferences (Colors, Skins, Notifications, User Interface, Sounds and Media).
3:00PM – Introduction to Firestorm and the Wiki
This class gives you an overview of the Firestorm Viewer and of our greatest informational resource, our Wiki, including search tips.
Monday July 31 1:00PM – Preferences Set 3 (TEXT ONLY)
We will cover some of the Firestorm preferences (Move & View, Advanced, Firestorm), based on our current release.
4:00PM – Odds & Ends 1
This class covers some of Firestorm's handiest features, like Inventory, Radar, and some hard-to-find gems.
Wednesday Aug 2 5:00PM – Animation Overrider
On Firestorm, you can save scripts and HUD space by running your AO animations through the viewer. Learn how to set up and get the most out of this feature. ​
Thursday Aug 3 4:00PM – Firestorm Skins
This class covers the differences among Firestorm's many skin options, including the Vintage Classic and Colorable User Interface skins.
firestorm_classes.txt · Last modified: 2017/07/21 15:02 by jodi_nikolaidis