Valve launched an upgraded SteamVR today, version 1.11, which is the end result of the last a number of weeks of smaller sized updates to the beta branch. The company calls this a”Spring cleaning”update because it concentrates on tweaks to the new control panel, performance improvements, and insect solutions. SteamVR version 1.11 is currently turning out to all SteamVR individuals. The most noticable modifications are to the SteamVR Dashboard. It currently includes a volume and also mute control for the headset’s microphone, as well as an enhancement for Audio Mirroring which allows users to individually readjust the quantity of the headset and also the mirrored output. The choice can be made it possible for in the Audio section of the SteamVR Settings (when Advanced Options is enabled). Shutoff notes that this attribute is still in beta.
The Play Area setups, which adjust the SteamVR “chaperone” border, likewise obtained some new abilities, consisting of a ‘Wall Height’ setting (to control the elevation of the limit walls) as well as the choice to turn on a visualization to show the Activation Distance (which specifies when the border shows up).
The update additionally repairs some pests in SteamVR Home and also opens the Half-Life: Alyx Residence settings to all individuals (initially they were launched ahead of the game as a pre-order incentive).
Together with tweaks to the dashboard to “enhance visual consistency,” the upgrade additionally brings a stack of crash repairs, bug repairs, as well as performance improvements, the full list of which you can see in the main spot notes for SteamVR 1.11.