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Editor Windows in VR Mode

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
window_tutorials.png window_asset.png colorPicker.png worldSettings.png
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.

    quickmenu_1.png

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

    quickmenu_2.png

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.

    window_move_grip.png

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

    window_move.png

To scale a window:

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

    window_move_grip.png

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

    window_scale_up.png

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

    window_scale_down.png

To close a window:

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

    window_close.png

  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.

    window_show.png window_hide.png

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

    window_hide.png window_show.png

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