How to start

Instructions:

Step 1: Create an avatar

Create an avatar-account if not yet done: Create a new account


Step 2: Download the viewer

Download the viewer for your operating system and install it.
Download (over www.gergrid.de): Singularity Viewer 64bit V1.8.6 for Windows 7/Windows 8 (already preconfigured)
Download (over www.gergrid.de): Singularity Viewer 32bit V1.8.6 for Windows 7/Windows 8 (already preconfigured)
Download (over bitbucket.org): Singularity Viewer V1.8.6 for Mac from version OSX 10.6 or newer (configuration needed, see below)
Download (over bitbucket.org): Singularity Viewer 32bit V1.8.6 for Linux (configuration needed, see below)
Download (over bitbucket.org): Singularity Viewer 64bit V1.8.6 64bit for Linux (configuration needed, see below)

Singularity-Viewer Main-Page for further infos about the viewer and the installation: http://www.singularityviewer.org

Very brave peoples can download the very latest alpha version also instead: Alpha ("nightly") Builds


Step 3: Configure the viewer

Start the client from your newly created icon. Click on GridManager-Button and then click on "Create"-button:
Enter now the login-uri for GerGrid:
Preferences1

After click on "Refresh Grid URLs": wait a moment until the grid name "GerGrid Metaverse" appears.
Then click on "Advanced" to check if the correct settings have been applied.
In result it should look like this:

Preferences2

Click on OK if finished. Click on GridManager-Button again, select GerGrid and set it as default.


Step 4: Login to the Grid

Enter your Firstname Lastname and Password that you chose and connect to the grid.

Have fun in GerGrid