Second Life Tutorial

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Creating your first product in Second Life

1- Create a new folder for your product
right click in My Inventory/create folder

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2- Rename it
right click Rename

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3- Create a new product inside your folder, I choose a shirt
right click on folder/New Clothes/New Shirt

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4-Wear the Shirt you just create
right click add (when you use add, you wear the clothe without replace any other you’re using, if you wanna replade, click wear)

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5-Editing
right click on your avatar/ Edit my Outfit

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6-On Edit Outfit click in the tool box on the New Shirt line

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7-Preview

click on the texture box will open another box with 2 options, inventory and local, to try your creation without pay for the upload, mark local, them add. Choose the texture from your computer.

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8-Upload a texture
If everything is like you want, is time to upload your texture.
In the top of your viewer click in Edit/ Upload/ Image, find your texture, open

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Click in upload, it will cost 10L$

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9-Again, right click on your avatar/ Edit my Outfit
now mark inventory, you will find the texture you just uploaded on Textures folder. Press ok, them Save.

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Congrats! You just made your first Second Life product, but now is time to send it to your shop, but first you have to edit the permissions.

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you have 3 options modify, copy and transfer

modify:  is when you gave the next owner the permission to change your creation, this is usefull for flexy skirts, unrigged meshes, in this case we will unmark it.
copy: allow the next owner to copy the product, I always let this one marked, cuz is very common lost something in the inventory, so a copy is always useful.
transfer: just for products you wanna share with everyone for free, if you buy a mesh or a texture, I strongly recommend unmark this one to avoid future problems for your store.

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In Second Fife you can have 2 stores styles, Inworld and Marketplace. Marketplace is a product catalog in the browser. The Inworld is like a real store, you build in a land with shelves, etc, etc. Lets focuss only in the Marketplace store for now, is easier for beginners.

11- sending the product to Marketplace
right click in your folder/ Copy to Merchant Outbox

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 12-Select your product and click Send to Marketplace

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13-Go to https://marketplace.secondlife.com/
on the website click in Merchant home them Manage listings, is where you will find the product you send.

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14-Click on the product name to edit.

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15-Fill the product info
For this shirt you will mark

Item Status: Active (to show your product online in the catalog)
Maturit Level: General (please, read the guidelines)
Mesh: No mesh
Usage Requirements: 
Clothing Works With: 

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Add the Extended description, Keywords and choose the Category

for this one I choose:  Apparel > Women’s > Women’s Tops

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set the 

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Press Update, and DONE!