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 ===== Getting Started with Twine 2 ===== ===== Getting Started with Twine 2 =====
  
-You can start working with Twine 2 in three main ways. Although you can use more than one way at a time, the stories you create will //not// be shared between them. You can still export and import your stories between them, of course -- it is just a manual process.+You can start working with Twine 2 in two main ways. Although you can use more than one way at a time, the stories you create will //not// be shared between them. You can still export and import your stories between them, of course -- it is just a manual process.
  
 ==== Direct from twinery.org ==== ==== Direct from twinery.org ====
  
-Point your web browser to http://​twinery.org/​2 to get started. If you're using a tablet, then this is the only way it'​ll ​work. **Important:** please read [[A warning about clearing browser data|this warning]] before you start+Point your web browser to http://​twinery.org/​2 to get started. If you're using a tablet, then this is the only way that will work, though you can bookmark this address or add it to your home screen ([[http://​www.wikihow.com/​Add-a-Link-Button-to-the-Home-Screen-of-an-iPhone|iOS directions]], ​[[http://​www.androidcentral.com/​android-101-how-add-bookmark-your-home-screen|Android directions]])
  
 ==== Download Twine 2 to your own computer ==== ==== Download Twine 2 to your own computer ====
  
-This has the advantage of being able to work on your stories even when not connected to the Internet. You can download a local copy of Twine 2 from the [[http://​twinery.org|homepage]]. Once you unzip the archive you download, you can put the resulting folder anywhere you'd like on your computer. To get started, open index.html inside the folder. **Important:​** please read [[A warning about clearing browser data|this warning]] before you start.+This has the advantage of being able to work on your stories even when not connected to the Internet. You can download a local copy of Twine 2 from the [[http://​twinery.org|homepage]]. Once you unzip the archive you download, you can put the resulting folder anywhere you'd like on your computer. ​
  
-==== Download an app version of Twine 2 (unofficial====+To get started, just start the application that you find inside the folder ​(on Windows this is the ''​Twine.exe''​ file and on Linux it is just called ''​Twine''​).
  
-drumanagh has made app versions of Twine 2 for Linux, OS X, and Windows [[https://​github.com/​drumanagh/​twinejs-app|available here]]These are unofficially maintained versions of Twine 2 for nowso they may lag behind ​the current version.+ 
 +Older versions of Twine 2 do not contain an executable but a file called ''​index.html''​To get started hereopen ''​index.html''​ inside ​the folder. 
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 +This reportedly does not work using Internet Explorer on Windows. Firefox, Chrome, or Opera do not have this problem, however.
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