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vrdisplayactivate

This is an experimental technology
Because this technology's specification has not stabilized, check the compatibility table for usage in various browsers. Also note that the syntax and behavior of an experimental technology is subject to change in future versions of browsers as the specification changes.

The vrdisplayactivate event of the WebVR API is fired when a VR display is able to be presented to, for example if an HMD has been moved to bring it out of standby, or woken up by being put on.

Bubbles No
Cancelable No
Target objects Window
Interface VRDisplayEvent

Examples

window.addEventListener('vrdisplayactivate', function() {
  info.textContent = 'Display activated.';
  reportDisplays();
});

Inheritance

The vrdisplayactivate event implements the VRDisplayEvent interface, which inherits from Event — its event object therefore has available the properties and methods defined on both these interfaces.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
WebVR 1.1
The definition of 'vrdisplayactivate' in that specification.
Editor's Draft Initial definition

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Chromium Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support No support No support No support No support No support No support No support
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile Chrome for Android Samsung Internet for GearVR
Basic support No support No support No support No support No support No support No support No support

See also

© 2005–2017 Mozilla Developer Network and individual contributors.
Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License v2.5 or later.
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/Events/vrdisplayactivate