How do I move and look around Spaces?

How to Move and change View in the Vatom Spaces.

Moving Around and Changing View

There are several ways to navigate and look around spaces. Try them all and see what works best for you! 

On-Screen View Controls

Use the on-screen controls in the bottom-righthand corner to zoom in and out, and change viewing angle. 

Moving with a Mouse

  • Left Click and Drag anywhere in the window to move forward, backward, and turn left and right. 
  • Right Click and Drag anywhere in the window to rotate view
  • Scroll Up/Down to zoom in / out
  • Double-Click on an object or area to jump directly to that location. 

Moving with a Laptop or Trackpad

  • Single Click and Drag in any direction to move forward, backward, left and right
  • Two-Finger Scroll to Zoom and Rotate View
  • Two-Finger Click and Drag to free-rotate View
  • Double-Click on an object or area to jump directly to that location. 

Keyboard Controls

  • Up▲ Down▼: 
  • W A S D Keys:  Move Forward, Backward, Left and Right. 
  • Q - E: Rotate View Left/Right
  • X - makes avatar jump
  • Spacebar - Push-To-Talk microphone toggle
  • F - First Person View

First Person View

Pressing "F" activates First Person View (FPV) and automatically switches to the Advanced View controller. 

Exit FPV by pressing "F" again or selecting the View Reset button

If your view gets stuck in First Person View, reset the view mode using the View Mode in your Profile Settings outlined below.

Advanced Controls & Changing View Control

Switch between "Swivel" and "Advanced" View controls through the Options tab of your Profile Settings in the bottom-lefthand corner.