VR Controls

You can interact with objects, plots and panels in the Shared Virtual Office using your VR controllers.

Oculus Touch Controls

The touch controller that most recently had a button pressed is considered the active hand. The active hand will have a laser pointing out of it in the Shared Virtual Office.

The controls are:

  • A / X: Select, similar to left click on desktop
  • B / Y: Contextual menu, similar to right click on desktop
  • Grip trigger: Grab and move the plot or panel that is under the laser pointer
  • Control stick: Zoom in/out on plot (if already holding the plot), rotate the plot (if not holding the plot), scroll a panel (if laser pointer is pointing at a scrollable panel), reset plot position/rotation (when pressed)
  • Grip on both hands: Resize and manipulate the plot
  • Left menu button: Reset user position
  • Right menu button: Oculus menu

HTC Vive Controls

The controls are:

  • Trigger: Select, similar to left click on desktop
  • Menu Button: Contextual menu, similar to right click on desktop
  • Grip: Grab and move the plot or panel that is under the laser pointer
  • Control pad: Rotate the plot
  • Grip + Control pad: Zoom in/out on plot (if already holding the plot), rotate the plot (if not holding the plot), scroll a panel (if laser pointer is pointing at a scrollable panel)
  • Grip on both hands: Resize and manipulate the plot
  • Trigger + Grip on both hands: Reset the user position
  • System button: Vive home