Absorber Control Panel#
Double-click Absorber.exe on the desktop to open it
Go to the Lobby Screen and create a new room by clicking “Add New”
Create a room by entering its name (required) and description (optional)
In order to add users, click “add”, select the headset identifier from the list, and enter username
The status bar is located in the top right corner regardless of the screen you are in.
The Lobby screen shows all the available rooms to add users to. you can choose from existing rooms or create new room by clicking “Add New”
To add a user, click the “Add User” button, type in the user name and select the headset Identifier from the drop down list. The Headset Identifier is printed on the headset itself and shown as the last number inside the headset starting screen. If you cant find the headset in the drop-down list, refer to Troubleshooting
The users list shows the users currently in the room and their status as well as possible actions:
Device type used
Checking this circle will start recording the Point Of View for this user, recording stops when you clear the circle.
Recordings are stored in the Windows/Pictures folder
- Live View
Checking this circle will stream a Live View from this user headset to a new window, see: Views
Recording or streaming Live View reduces the headset frame rate and will cause small delays for that user
Views enable different ways to show the Absorber Workspace on a 2D screen. Available views are:
POV is activated for an individual user while all other views are activated from the “views” drop-down menu
for more details, go to Views
The settings screen is for advanced configurations, the paths should remain as below.
In the Absorber Control Panel, go toand set the paths as follows: