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How to navigate the HTC Vive XR Elite?

In this article you will learn how to navigate the HTC Vive XR Elite.

What is needed:

  • HTC Vive XR Elite
  • HTC Vive XR Elite controller

How to Navigate the HTC Vive XR Elite

To navigate the HTC Vive XR Elite it is possible to do it without controllers or you can navigate it with controllers. A guide on how to navigate the HTC Vive XR Elite without controllers using Hand Tracking.

Powering On/Off the headset: To turn the headset on and off you need to press the round Headset button located on the headset. To turn it off press the headset button for a few seconds and select Shutdown.

Powering On/Off the controller: To turn the controller on press any button on the controllers. The controllers turn themselves off after a few minutes.

Selecting a button or icon: To select a button or an icon you need to point the controller towards the desired button or icon. Starting from the controller, a straight long line is projected with which you can select the desired icon. If the line is touching the icon or button that you want to select, press the Trigger with your index finger.

Scroll: To scroll you need to use the Trigger button on the controller. To scroll down, press the Trigger and move the controller up and to scroll up press the Trigger and move the controller down.

Accessing the Menu: If you press the Vive button located on the right controller displaying a Vive icon. The Vive symbol appears with a circle around it that slowly closes. Hold the Vive button until the circle is completely closed. The Vive menu is opening

Adjusting Volume: The Volume control is located on the left side of the headset. Use the “+” and “-” keys to adjust the volume to your desired level. 

By following these steps, you should be able to navigate the HTC Vive XR Elite.

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