Show Menu

 
The Show Menu allows you to turn on and off the display of various types of information. Note that many of the items on the show menu also have function key shortcuts:

  • Position: Toggles the display of your current position (e.g. "OW world at 5N 0W facing NE") in the title bar of the main browser window.

  • Visibility: Toggles the display of your current visible range (how far you can see in all directions). You can adjust your visible range in the Performance Dialog. Your visible range is displayed in meters in the status bar at the bottom of the main browser window.

  • Frame Rate: Toggles the display of your current frame rate (in frames per second) in the status bar at the bottom of the main browser window.

  • Bandwidth: Toggles the display of the current rate at which data is being downloaded from the Internet (in kilobytes per second) in the status bar at the bottom of the main browser window.

  • Downloads...: Toggles the display of the Downloads Window which shows which files are currently being downloaded from the Internet:



  • Download Progress: Toggles the display of the download progress bar (new in 3.2) in the stats bar at the bottom of the main browser window.

  • Altitude: Toggles the display of your current altitude (in meters) in the status bar at the bottom of the main browser window.

  • Property Updates: Toggles the display of property updates (in number of bytes received) in the status bar at the bottom of the window. This display will also change to the message "Waiting For Server" if communication with the world server has been lost.

  • Toolbar: Toggles the display of the toolbar at the top of the main browser window.

  • Gestures: Toggles the display of the avatar gesture buttons at the top of the main browser window.

  • Tabs: Toggles the display of the tab window on the left side of the main browser window.

  • Web: Toggles the Integrated Web Browser.

  • VRT Clock: Toggles the display of the Virtual Reality Time Clock in the status bar at the bottom of the window.

  • Whisper: Toggles the display of the Whisper Controls below the main chat window.

  • Cell Grid: Toggles the display of the cell grid (new in 3.2.)