If you are looking for SecondLifeViewer, you have come to the right place. We explain what SecondLifeViewer is and point you to the official download.

What is SecondLifeViewer?

SecondLifeViewer is a 3D browsing program that is downloadable on computers in a matter of seconds. It does not contain spyware or virus so it’s a totally free software to install at any computer compatible with it. The computer must have the following system: Windows 7, Windows XP and Windows Vista. It also works with Mac and Linux computer operating systems. Once downloaded, SecondLifeViewer or SL Viewer allows users to access, explore, connect and communicate in Second Life where a variety of experiments can be executed. It is a program developed exclusively for computer users who are visually impaired.

Developed by Linden Research, Inc, the latest version of SecondLifeViewer is the Second Life Viewer Beta or SL Viewer Beta. If you consider yourself as an expert “Resident”, this is a good version to download as it has improved and more complex features. There is a modification for users with visual impairment as it has a feature that lets them navigate avatar through force feedback. Object types are identified using the various vibration frequencies. The TextSL features a built-in speech synthesis for further assistance to users. Hotkeys are another addition in which users can rely on in navigating and communicating. Thse are just some of the examples of features offered by SL Viewer.

Download SecondLifeViewer from the developer does not provide software hosting. We send you directly to the developer's site, to make sure you download the latest, original version of the program.

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Last updated: : October 3, 2012