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Editor Windows in VR Mode

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Prerequisite Topics

This page assumes you have prior knowledge of the following topics. Please read them before proceeding.

The VR Editor enables you to summon and dock a number of different panels and windows.

Panels and Windows

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Content Browser

Details Panel

Modes Panel

Outliner Panel

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Tutorials

Asset Panel

Color Picker

World Settings

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Landscape

Foliage

Opening a Window in VR Mode

To open a window:

  1. Aim one controller at the other to open the Quick Select menu.

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  2. Aim the free controller at one of the options in the Interface section and squeeze the Trigger to open that window.

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Docking

Windows are docked to one of the controllers when opened.

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Moving a window that is docked to a controller will undock it, leaving it free floating in the world

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Moving a free-floating window back to the controller will dock it.

Interacting with Windows in VR Mode

There are a number of different ways you can interact with panels and windows in the VR Editor. Each window has a black bar along the bottom edge called the grip that can be used to "grab" the window and manipulate it.

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To move a window:

  1. Aim the controller at the grip and squeeze the Trigger to grab it.

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  2. While squeezing the trigger, move the controller to reposition the window to a new location.

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To scale a window:

  1. Aim the controller at the grip and squeeze the Trigger to grab it.

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  2. Move your thumb on the Track Pad away from you to make the window larger.

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  3. Move your thumb on the Track Pad toward you to make the window smaller.

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To close a window:

  1. Aim the controller at the Close button that is on the top righthand side of the window.

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  2. Squeeze the Trigger to close the window.

To show / hide key windows - Content Browser, Details Panel, Modes Panel, and Scene Outliner:

  1. With windows open, press down once on the Track Pad to hide key windows.

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  2. With windows hidden, press down once on the Track Pad to show key windows.

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