The free and open-source AAS WorldWide Telescope software can power planetarium systems ranging from portable inflatable domes to high-end, multi-channel venues. This guide covers the specialized topics that can arise when using WWT in a planetarium setting, such as projector alignment, setting up specialized controllers, and performance optimization.

You can learn about how to create custom scripted shows for playback in WWT in the Tour Authoring Guide, with support from the Layer Guide and Data Guide on the details of creating and including custom visual elements in your tours. The WWT User Manual introduces WWT and covers the nooks and crannies of the user interface of the WWT Windows application.

If you have a particular use case in mind, consult the Table of Contents in the left sidebar to skip to it. If your topic isn’t covered, the WWT user forum will be delighted to help you out.