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Setting your height

If you use a VR headset, it's important that you set your avatar's height to match your real-world height. ENGAGE uses tracking information from your headset and hand controllers to create an accurate representation of your movements. This not only ensures that the view from your headset matches the eyeline of your avatar, it is also used for calculations such as your avatar's arm length.
If you need to change the height of your avatar, for example, because people of different heights use the same VR headset, then you can use one of the following methods.
To support regions that use imperial units, if you select English or French as the application language, you can enter your height in either centimetres or feet and inches. For all other languages, enter your height in centimetres.

In the Avatar Editor

  1. 1.
    On the menu screen, select your profile image in the upper-right corner of the screen, and then select My Avatar from the menu that appears.
  2. 2.
    On the avatar selection screen, select Edit.
  3. 3.
    Select the Body category, and then select the Body subcategory.
  4. 4.
    Select the Height field.
  5. 5.
    In the Set User Height window, enter your real-world height.
  6. 6.
    Select Confirm, select Exit
    , and then select Save & Continue.

Through your menu in a session

  1. 1.
    In a session, open your menu or tablet. If you use a VR headset, press the appropriate button on your hand controller. If you use the desktop app, press the Esc key on the keyboard. For more information, and instructions for other devices, see Accessing your menu.
  2. 2.
    On the side menu, select the Settings icon (
    ).
  3. 3.
    On the Settings page, select Set Height.
  4. 4.
    On the Set Height page, enter your real-world height.
  5. 5.
    Select Confirm, and then close your menu or tablet.
To close your menu or tablet, you can use the same button or key that you used to open it. Alternatively, you can select the cross in the upper-right corner.

In the web app

  1. 1.
    Go to https://app.engagevr.io/login, and then log in.
  2. 2.
    In the menu, select Profile.
  3. 3.
    On your profile page, select EDIT PROFILE.
  4. 4.
    In the Height field, enter your real-world height.
  5. 5.
    Select UPDATE PROFILE.