Get Started With Matrix

Get Started With Matrix
This guide shows how to join my self hosted matrix server on, you will also need to read our rules to join
If you already have an account you can join us at

1: Install the app

Our Schildi web app, no download required: Click here

Best app for desktop and android: Download Schildi app

For iPhones: Download Element app

Lightweight alternative for mobile: Download Fluffy Chat app


Unlike most platforms, there are many “clients” you can chose from and none are the official one. The client is the app you open to use Matrix.

Schildi is a fork of Element. Element is the “in house” developed client for Matrix, and Schildi has a focus on less bugs, and some visual tweaks.

2: Get token

For, you need a registration token. Find it on the Rules page.

3: Sign in

Make sure your host is not set to and is set to if you plan on posting loli.

Mobile: Click Other then type for the address. Then sign up as normal.

Mobile element demo 1 Mobile element demo 1

Desktop: Click create account, click edit and add the domain then make an account as normal.

Element Desktop Demo

4: Join rooms

By default you’ll only be in 1 room, but there are many more you can find in the room directory.

Mobile: Sensitive rooms are hidden, first unhide them, Main page (press back if needed) > hamburger menu top left > Settings > Preferences > At the bottom, check “Show rooms with explicit content”

Click the green # at the bottom right of the main screen.

In the hamburger menu you can see your spaces, click the 3 dots next to the space and select Explore rooms.

How to see explicit rooms Image of where to click to get to the room directory Explore rooms on mobile

Desktop: Make sure the home button is selected in the top left, then click the compass.

Double click spaces (buttons below the home button) to see the whole list of rooms in a space.

explore rooms listed on the server explore rooms in a space