Window: vrdisplayconnect event

The vrdisplayconnect event of the WebVR API is fired when a compatible VR display is connected to the computer.

Bubbles No
Cancelable No
Interface VRDisplayEvent
Event handler property onvrdisplayconnect


You can use the vrdisplayconnect event in an addEventListener method:

window.addEventListener('vrdisplayconnect', function() {
  info.textContent = 'Display connected.';

Or use the onvrdisplayconnect event handler property:

window.onvrdisplayconnect = function() {
  info.textContent = 'Display connected.';


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

Browser compatibility

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Feature Chrome Chromium Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) (Yes) 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 (Yes) (Yes)

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