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Manage Daydream VR settings

You can pair new Daydream View headsets, Daydream controllers, and control notifications in VR Settings.

Step 1: Open VR settings

  1. Open Daydream Daydream.
  2. In the top left, tap Menu Menu.
  3. Tap Settings Settings.

Step 2: Change settings

Pair a new Daydream controller
  1. Tap Controller.
  2. Tap Pair new controller.
  3. Follow the on-screen steps.
Switch between right- and left-handed controller layout

Tap Controller and then Handedness. Pick your preference.

Change keyboard language

Tap Daydream Keyboard to change language settings.

Change when notifications appear in VR

Tap Notifications in VR to pick the kinds of notifications you can receive while in VR and when they appear.

Change flicker settings

If you feel eye strain or discomfort in VR, you might need to adjust the display settings in Android.

  1. Open your device's Settings app.
  2. Tap Display and then Advanced and then When device is in VR.
  3. Select Reduce blur (recommended).

Change quick settings

To open Quick Settings in Daydream Home, click Settings Settings.

You’ll be able to adjust the following:

  • Turn Wi-Fi on or off
  • Mute audio
  • Switch between right-handed and left-handed

Arneil is a Daydream expert and author of this help page. Help him improve this article by leaving feedback below.

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