Window: vrdisplaypointerrestricted event

The vrdisplaypointerrestricted event of the WebVR API is fired when the VR display's pointer input is restricted to consumption via a pointerlocked element.

Bubbles No
Cancelable No
Interface VRDisplayEvent
Event handler property onvrdisplaypointerrestricted


You can use the vrdisplaypointerrestricted event in an addEventListener method:

window.addEventListener('vrdisplaypointerrestricted', function() {
  // Run code to handle pointer lock

Or use the onvrdisplaypointerrestricted event handler property:

window.onvrdisplaypointerrestricted = function() {
  // Run code to handle pointer lock


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

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
vrdisplaypointerrestricted event
Chrome No support NoEdge No support 15¬†‚ÄĒ 79Firefox No support NoIE No support NoOpera No support NoSafari No support NoWebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoFirefox Android No support NoOpera Android No support NoSafari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android No support No


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

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