Virtual reality patterns view all

Movable menu panel

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User goal Be able to place an interactive panel in a particular location in space (i.e. move it to where it's needed) Have the panel…

Targeting with ray casting

| Virtual Reality patterns | 1,877 Comments
User goal Point at an object or option in the menu that the user would like to select or interact with (e.g. a menu button)…

Simple teleporting

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User goals Move to a specific point in space (A to B) Interaction Users activate teleporting with a button and use raycasting to target a…

Augmented reality patterns view all

Direct manipulation grab and move

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User goals Move a 3D object to another location Pick something up to look at it Rotate a 3D object the way you would naturally,…

Air Tap button selection

| Augmented Reality patterns, Interaction Patterns, Virtual Reality patterns | One Comment
User goals Target and select a button or option from a digital menu Make a section by pressing with a finger, like on a touch…

Direct manipulation rotate

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User goals View an object from all sides or a different angle Rotate a 3D object object along it's x axis Complete the interaction without…

Immersive training patterns view all

Object manipulation: attaching or placing objects

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Description During VR training the user may need to place an object in a specific place or attach it to another object. Examples Snap-on Magnetic…

Audio feedback

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Description Audio can be used in many useful ways to enhance immersive training: Audio feedback during interactions to confirm an action Audio to draw the…

Object manipulation: open doors

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Description One interaction that maybe required during VR training is opening or closing a door, which may be necessary if items need to be retrieved…