Window.onvrdisplayactivate

This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The onvrdisplayactivate property of the Window interface represents an event handler that will run when a display is able to be presented to (when the vrdisplayactivate event fires), for example if an HMD has been moved to bring it out of standby, or woken up by being put on.

The event object is of type VRDisplayEvent.

Syntax

window.onvrdisplayactivate = function() { ... };

Examples

window.onvrdisplayactivate = function() {
  info.textContent = 'Display activated.';
  reportDisplays();
};

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
WebVR 1.1
The definition of 'onvrdisplayactivate' in that specification.
Draft Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support
Experimental
Chrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 55IE No support NoOpera No support NoSafari No support NoWebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoEdge Mobile No support NoFirefox Android Full support 55Opera Android No support NoSafari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android No support No

Legend

Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.

See also

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