Instructions-Watchitoo

How to Enjoy Virtual Sanctuary to the Fullest!

We suggest you use Firefox, Safari or Internet Explorer as your browser for the Virtual Sanctuary. If you use Google Chrome, here are special instructions for you. Click Here

Since the Spiritual Sanctuary relies on the Adobe Flash player to function properly, we suggest you install the latest version of Adobe Flash. Your instructions for that can be found here.

Hardware/Software Requirements can be Found Here.

Instructions to Enter Virtual Sanctuary

Step 1

Click on Link to Enter Room

http://www.watchitoo.com/show/wga-340

Before you enter room, please make sure that Skype, Facetime or any other program that uses your webcam is closed, not just minimized.

Step 2

You will be brought to the log in page

Step 3

Enter Your name in the box and click "Log In Button"

Step 4

Click on the "Green Button" to start to web cam

Step 5

If Using Google Chrome: Click on the "Continue Button" to use headphones/microphone

Step 6

Click "Allow Button" in pop-up box

Step 7

Look to see that both mic and camera buttons are green (on).

Please turn off your microphone until you are ready to speak. Then, turn it back off when you are done speaking.

Step 8

Type greetings in chat box (No external links, please.)

Step 9

During share time, click on "Raise Hand" and then wait to be called upon

Step 10

Click on "Questions Button" and type questions in box

When leaving room, just close tab in browser

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Upgrade Your Adobe Flash Player

This site requires Adobe Flash. Please follows these steps to update your Adobe Flash to the newest version.

Go to the Adobe Flash Player Site: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/?no_redirect

You Will Be Brought to This Page

Uncheck Install McAfee Box. Then Click Gold Install Now Button

You Will Be Brought to This Image

Follow These Instructions to Run the Install Program. You will be prompted to close your browswer so do so now. Your download file may look like this in your task bar. You may also go to your downloads file and see the file. Double click this file to start the upgrad process.

You will see the program installing with a screen that looks like this.

Your browser will repoen and you will have a screen that looks like this. Adobe Flash is now updated. Close this tab and enjoy Adobe Flash!

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Google Chrome Users

In order to not experience reverberation when using your microphone in the Virtual Sanctuary, Google Chrome users will need to do the following steps:

Open new tab and copy and past this link into browser: chrome://plugins

When the plugins page comes up, in the first section, click dash to expand.

Click the DISABLE button for “Pepper Flash”.

Compare with the image below to make sure you are disabling the correct plugin. The link should read ENABLE now. Ignore everything else on the page. Close tab.

Watchitoo Technical Requirements

This document contains the recommended hardware, software, and Internet specifications for optimal use of the Watchitoo platform.

Internet:

  • Download 2Mbps
    Upload 1.5 Mbps
    Firewall enables video traffic test here: http://connectiontestpage.watchitoo.com/
    Any RTMP port, standard Port 80 and/or Port 1935
    HTTP Tunneling

Software:

Adobe Flash Player: Version 11.x or higher. Go to http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
to ensure compatibility.

Operating Systems:

  • Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7
  • Mac OSX

Browsers:

  • Internet Explorer 7.0 and higher
  • Firefox 3.6 and higher

    Chrome 5.0 and higher

    Safari 5.0 and higher

Hardware:

Webcam w/microphone – ensure relevant drivers are installed. If your computer detects the device, Watchitoo will be able to as well. You do not need a webcam to participate. Make sure that the device is not being used by another program while connecting it to Watchitoo.

Computer

  • Processor/s: 2.0 GHz
  • System memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Graphics memory: 256 MB
  • USB ports for webcam & microphone