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This is the step-by-step guide that shows you how to upload an avatar to VRChat from Unity Software

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Make sure you are using the right Unity version (Unity 2019.4.29f1.) to be able to upload avatar to VRChat.

Register on VRChat and Download the SDK3 Avatars from the following link: https://vrchat.com/home/download

Make sure you have a user account with at least “New User” Trust Rank or a Premium account to be able to upload content.

Download your avatar from your private user area and unzip the file in a folder. In case you don’t have created yet your own avatar, you can get it here.

The guide to upload your avatar to VRChat

  1. Create a new project from Unity using the 3D Template.
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Assets > Import Package > Custom Package – Import the Avatar SDK3 package you downloaded from VRChat downloads page.
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Go on VR Chat SDK – Show Control Panel – Add Username and password – Sign In
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. From Unity – Assets – Import Asset – Select all the files that you unziped on the folder (if there is a Materials message click on “Fix Now”)
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Inside Assets tab, click on the object of your Avatar
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. In the inspector, click on the model and select “Import” on Blend Shapes Normal
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. In the inspector, go to Rig tab and select “Humanoid” in the Animation Type, then select “Create from this model an Avatar Definition” and then Apply
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. In the inspector, go to Materials tab and select “Extract Materials”
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Create a new folder and extract the materials. Go on the Hair object and select Fade on the Rendering Mode.
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Import the Avatar from the Assets tab to the Project Scene
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. In the inspector, click on Add Component and add an Animator component
  1. In the inspector, click on Add Component and add a VRC Avatar Descripto component
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. In the View Position option, click on Edit
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Move the selection that appears close to the head to put it on the right height for the head view
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Go on VRChat SDK – Show Control Panel
  1. Go to builder tab
  1. If you see any error message, click on Autofix
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Click on Build and Publish for Windows
  1. In the VRChat Window, add name and description
guide to upload avatar VRChat
  1. Open VRChat / Access the menu / Go in Avatars / Select the last Avatar that you just created and click on Change Avatar
guide to upload avatar VRChat

Helpful Links: https://docs.vrchat.com/docs/creating-your-first-avatar