Window: vrdisplaydeactivate event

The vrdisplaydeactivate event of the WebVR API is fired when a VR display can no longer be presented to, for example if an HMD has gone into standby or sleep mode due to a period of inactivity.

Bubbles No
Cancelable No
Interface VRDisplayEvent
Event handler property onvrdisplaydeactivate

Examples

You can use the vrdisplaydeactivate event in an addEventListener method:

window.addEventListener('vrdisplaydeactivate', function() {
  info.textContent = 'Display deactivated.';
  reportDisplays();
});

Or use the onvrdisplaydeactivate event handler property:

window.onvrdisplaydeactivate = function() {
  info.textContent = 'Display deactivated.';
  reportDisplays();
};

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

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