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Written Documentation

The Documentation page collects all known material about vvvv. You will find a Learning section including tutorials and demo patches. The Using vvvv section which is a manual about all vvvv specific features, the Topics section which collects information about different entry points you may look for when realizing a specific goal.

Help from other People


The forum is the place for asking questions and sharing ideas. All vvvv developers are regularily reading the forum so you're very likely to get an answer soon.

Although we encourage you to register, you can post to the forum by loging in as "guest" with password "guest".


We encourage everybody to join us for a chat.


To get some short time attention of the community (resulting in fast answers) place a SOS signal into the shoutbox.

Screenshots of the Day

You can post a screenshot on the blog directly out of vvvv by selecting a window and pressing CRTL+3.
Pressing CTRL+3 works with any vvvv-window. So make sure to have the renderer selected when you want to show us your results and not your patches.
All Screenshots of all the Days


In the Galería blog everyone can post entries to present her or his new work using vvvv.

If you want to write more about a project, create a page in the wiki and include a link in your blog post. You may also like to link to your external pages.

Help from within vvvv

Herr Inpektor

CTRL+I opens an Inspektor window. Selecting a node with an inspektor open you'll see a short description what this node is intended to do.


Pressing F1 with a node selected opens a helppatch explaining the node in some detail. If you press F1 with no node selected, a generic help patch is shown.

Also see the video tutorial on Helppatches.

Node Reference

vvvv brings up a page from the Node Reference, when pressing Alt-F1 with a node selected. a nodereference page exists for every native node and nodes that come with the addonpack. the pages are user-editable and thus can contain additional information concerning that node provided by other users.

The Girlpower directory

These tutorials, examples and demo patches try to explain several (sometimes advanced) topics. However they are good to see how some nodes can be used together in an elegant way.

Help from the vvvv group

We provide workshops, lectures and training courses. Please contact us for details via groupӘvvvv.org

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~11h ago

joreg: another release candidate is out for the weekend: beta36-release-candidate #vvvv please test and report!

~2d ago

microdee: I realized that I will just do those updates on separate branches, Still stay tuned...

~2d ago

microdee: I'm making mp.* packs CI and release friendly. Meanwhile vpm downloads might not work with them for a bit. Stay tuned...

~2d ago

~3d ago

karistouf: thank you joreg

~3d ago

joreg: good to hear!

~3d ago

Xini: the old problem was the renderer on a second screen freezing when fullsize, under certain conditions which i can't remember now...

~3d ago

Xini: @joreg now i got hold of a projector and i tested, should be fine! :D @joreg

~3d ago

joreg: i'm not exactly sure what "old problem" you're talking about. have you tested if it still exists?

~3d ago

Xini: tx @joreg . Do you think it's better for me to install a 32bit version of vvvv, or is there another workaround for that old problem?