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Setting up the School local content server

The IntoScience web player can be configured to load content from a local web server, speeding up access and reducing bandwidth use. Supported protocols HTTP Installation Procedure Download the LocalContent archive from (525 MB last updated 15 May 2015) Extract

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Menu controls and user interface explained

Navigation menu IntoScience has navigations menus at the top left and top right of the screen which allow you to quickly move between the main content areas.  Student/Teacher controls Select the student/teacher controls menu icon (shown above) to open the

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Technical requirements

Windows PC  Minimum operating system: Windows XP (Windows 7+ recommended) Graphics card: DX9 (shader model 2.0) capabilities; generally everything made since 2004 should work. Screen resolution: 1280 x 800 to 2560 x 1440 Browser support: Internet Explorer 8, Firefox. Unity3d web

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Choosing the right client application

IntoScience offers support for 3 major platforms – Windows PC, Mac OS X PC, and iPads. If you’re using a desktop or laptop computer running Windows or OS X then you can choose between running the native application or accessing IntoScience

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Setting up network access – domains to whitelist

Browser MIME type When using the Unity3d web browser plugin you must ensure that the Mime Type – application/vnd.unity (Extension – .unity3d) is allowed for the user. This is not required for OSX and Windows desktop clients or iPad/Android tablets.

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School install test – web player

The web player install can be checked by visiting our automated test page at:

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Getting started – Signing in

Keep your username and password safe and private, you don’t want anyone else signing in on your account. To sign in you will need one of the client applications. To get your client app go to the downloads page and

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Avatar navigation controls

IntoScience delivers a complete 3D world to explore. You can move your Avatar around the world using the standard keyboard/mouse movement keys or the 2 thumb controls for touch screen devices. Keyboard controls W or Up Arrow key = move

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Current Version

IntoScience's current version is:

  • 1.7.21202 on Google Chrome
  • 1.7.20623 on other web browsers
  • 1.7 on all other platforms

The version number can be found on the bottom right corner of the sign-in page.

If you're using an older version, please update now.

Upcoming Versions
The next version of IntoScience will be released in mid-October, 2015.