18.2 Legacy book importer

If you already created your book using the Book Creator 1, here’s your path to the future.

Rez the “Book importer” prim next to your Book Creator, and put the “book” notecard from your version 1 book into the content.

Book importer

As you can see, the importer now shows the number of pages in your book.

Now use the Book Creator’s menu and the “From Book” function there.

Use the menu and “From Book”

Once activated, the Book Creator will show a load of log messages, telling you how many pages it has imported.

After all pages are imported, the restored book will show on the panel:

Filled Book Creator

Please note: You have to manually copy all items/landmarks/etc from the old book to the new creator’s book. This function will only transfer pages, not additional content!

More To Explore

17.1 Customize buttons

In the Book Creator’s inventory, you can find 4 textures. Two ending ” default” and two ending with ” red” Those textures are samples for

17 Make it your own

Beyond adding pages, and content, there are some more things you can do to customize your book and make it just your own.