A ghost is an invisible avatar. When your
avatar is ghosted, you will not see their
physical form on-screen, apart from a small
icon in the top-right hand corner. This is
a ghost icon.
Ghosts are able to travel across locales much
quicker, as the avatar animation is not shown.
To ghost/unghost, simply click on the button,
fifth from the left.
buttons change the expression on your avatars face,
if you are wearing a head. Which button does which
face is self explanatory.
Note: these functions may also be performed by buttons
buttons allow your avatar to perform a 'gesture'
such as waving, bowing or jumping. Note: these functions
may also be performed by buttons F6-F11.
first three buttons allow you to change your avatars
orientation, the clock button displays the inworld
time, how many hours you have been using VZ and
the date/time you joined, and the $ button displays
how many tokens you currently possess.
buttons allow you to change the type of speech.
First button is for direct speech, second is for
think bubbles, and the third allows you to send
a private message to another avatar.
most Windows programs, VZones has sub menus too:
File > Lists avatars you have seen
and turfs you have visited. Lets you organise friends
and turf names. Preferences lets you turn off the
sound and Save Messages lets you save a dialogue
of spoken text inworld.
Edit > Basic Cut, Copy, Paste and
Communicate > A simplified version
of the VZones toolbar (see above).
Toolbar > Allows you to alter the look
of your toolbar.
Help > View official help files and
page a sysop to help you.
are special avatars in VZones, that assist the members
when they are in need. For example, one member is
having trouble with another, so he/she pages a sysop.
Sysops go by different names in different worlds...
simply look at your Help menu to see what they are
called in your corresponding world.
To page a sysop, click the Page ____
command under the Help menu.