Window: vrdisplaypointerunrestricted event

The vrdisplaypointerunrestricted event of the WebVR API is fired when the VR display's pointer input is no longer restricted to consumption via a pointerlocked element.

Bubbles No
Cancelable No
Interface VRDisplayEvent
Event handler property onvrdisplaypointerunrestricted

Examples

You can use the vrdisplaypointerunrestricted event in an addEventListener method:

window.addEventListener('vrdisplaypointerunrestricted', function() {
  // Run code to handle freeing app from pointer lock
});

Or use the onvrdisplaypointerunrestricted event handler property:

window.onvrdisplaypointerunrestricted = function() {
  // Run code to handle freeing app from pointer lock
};

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
vrdisplaypointerunrestricted event
Experimental
Chrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoIE No support NoOpera No support NoSafari No support NoWebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoEdge Mobile No support NoFirefox Android No support NoOpera Android No support NoSafari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android No support No

Legend

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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