Install Riot on Android

se this guide to quickly enjoy the freedom using a Matrix powered chat app!

Install Riot on Android

Use this guide to quickly enjoy the freedom using a Matrix powered chat app!

1. Search the app

Search for the Riot.im app in Google Play Store.

3. Open the app

When the installation is finished, open the app

4. Create a new account

Tap the "Create account" button.

The app will switch to an account registration view

5. Enter custom server url

Enter your desired username (emmy in the example), and your desired password twice.

Tap the "Use custom server options (advanced) field

for Home Server URL choose https://oblak.be

for Identity Server URL choose https://matrix.org

6. Enter email

You will be asked to provide an email address (for password resets). You can leave this blank, but then save your password somewhere carefully as it can not be recovered without email address.

7. Succes

If the account creation has been successful, you should see a screen like this

A (chat)room is a virtual space you can join to conversate with others.

The "lobby" room on this server is only used for general announcements regarding the server itself.