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Active Session View

Overview

The Active Session View provides an overview of recorded session data while the session is playing. This is primarily to ensure all data is being recorded as expected. This is UI interface appears on the computer's display and is not visible in the HMD.

Setup

You can use Select Active Session View Canvas from the Cognitive3D menu to add or select the Active Session View. This should automatically set the HMD Camera that is used to display the HMD persepctive on the UI.

Detail View

  • 1 Dynamic Objects - Displays Dynamic Objects that have been viewed during the session
  • 2 Events - Displays recent events and any properties
  • 3 Network - Indicates when data was last batched and sent to the Dashboard
  • 4 Sensors - Displays up to 5 sensor values for the last 30 seconds
  • 5 Full Screen - Hide details and show only the Participant's view with fixation and reticle overlays
  • 6 Session Details
    • Current Session Length - The current duration of the session
    • Session Name - The session name as it will appear on the dashboard
    • Scene Id - The unique Id to identify the scene
    • Offline Batches - The number of data batches that are saved locally. See Local Data Cache for details

Dynamic Objects

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This list shows Dynamic Objects that have been gaze at, or fixated on if the project supports eye tracking. By default, it will show the newest fixated object at the top of the list. You can click Sequence, the total Duration (in milliseconds) or the total number of Visits to sort by these values. These sorting options can also be inverted by clicking the title again.

Fullscreen View

Fullscreen View offers minimal details to see what the Particpant is viewing in the scene. To render the current gaze reticle and fixations accurately, the following requirements must be met:

  • Requires a 16:9 display (or view the build in a 16:9 window)
  • Requires Vive Pro Eye

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Configuration

There are several options to change how visual data is display. These are available on the Active Session View component.

Reticle

  • Show Reticle - Shows Reticle in Detail View and/or Fullscreen View
  • Reticle Texture - Texture of the Reticle in Fullscreen View
  • Reticle Size (pixels) - Size of the Reticle in Fullscreen View
  • Reticle Color - The color of Reticle in Detail View and/or Fullscreen View

Fixations

  • Show Fixations - Shows Fixations in Detail View and/or Fullscreen View
  • Fixation Texture - The texture to render at each Fixation point in Fullscreen View
  • Fixation Size (pixels) - The size of the texture in Fullscreen View
  • Fixation Color - The color of Fixations in Detail View and/or Fullscreen View
  • Number of Fixations to Display - Only draws the most recent Fixations. Maximum is 64

Saccades

  • Show Saccades - Shows Saccades in Detail View. Fullscreen View is not currently supported
  • Saccade Color - The color to draw Saccade lines
  • Saccade Width - The width of the Saccade lines
  • Saccade Recent Time (seconds) - Limits the number of Saccades drawn to the most recent. Default is 1 second. Maximum is 10 seconds

Sensors

  • Sensor Line Width - The width of each line on the Sensor graph
  • Sensor Timespan - This changes the amount of Sensor data to display. By default, the last 30 seconds are shown