Web Entities

Learn how to create a web entity.

Overview

This page will walk you through you can create a web entity.

Create a Web Entity

A web entity displays a web page on a plane. Go to Create and click the web icon.

A web entity is a flat plane and by default displays the High Fidelity home page.

Properties

Web entities have the properties common to all entities as well as one additional Web specific property.

The web entity is a flat panel. As it has no depth, for the dimension properties, the Z value is ignored.

You can view and edit these properties in Create Mode by selecting the entity and then selecting the Properties tab.

Example: Create a Web Entity Displaying the High Fidelity YouTube Channel

To create a web entity that displays the High Fidelity YouTube channel, complete the following steps:

  1. Go to Create and click on the web icon. A web entity should appear directly in front of you. This entity should display the High Fidelity home page.

    1. Select the web entity and then select the Properties tab.
  2. Scroll down until you see the Source URL option. Enter the High Fidelity YouTube channel URL: https://www.youtube.com/user/HighFidelityio

    You should see the new web page load soon as you press enter.

    ​Now, you can watch videos in-world and browse the internet.