Gear VR with Controller: How to use the touchpad of Gear VR

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018

Gear VR with Controller - How to use the touchpad of Gear VR


 

Note: Some apps may not support the upwards or downwards swiping actions.



How to use the touchpad of Gear VR?


 

A: The Touchpad, located at the right side of the Gear VR, is used for both selection and navigation of displayed elements.

 

 

Making Selections(Tapping)

 

To select a menu item, move your head to place the pointer on top of the desired item and tap the touchpad with a finger.

 

Note: The touchpad works only while you are wearing the Gear VR.

 

 

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Moving Around the screen(Swiping)

 

To move to the next item, swipe forwards across the touchpad.

 

To go back to the previous item, swipe backwards across the touchpad.

 

 

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To move to the next item, swipe downwards across the touchpad.

 

To move to the previous item, swipe upwards across the touchpad.

 

 

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