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FAQ

These are some of the most frequently asked questions we get

Do I need VR equipment?
No. – Vrex allows you to join using any laptop, and walk around using your touchpad or keyboard, together with your team. However, having VR does gives an extra 1:1 scale experience.
What are the internet requirements?
Any 4G connection or better is enough.
What computer do I need?
Any windows laptop or PC will work for using Vrex with a screen.
For VR you need a VR-ready laptop. Check out computer requirements page for suggestions. https://academy.vrex.no/knowledge-base/computer-requirements/
What VR headset do I need?
Vrex supports any tethered VR headset. Oculus Quest 2, HTC Vive, or HP Reverb are the three most common. https://academy.vrex.no/knowledge-base/headmounted-displays/
Is Vrex cloud based?
Yes, in multiple ways.

The admin panel where you create the VR experience is accessed through your web browser.

To use Vrex, simply click the icon on your desktop, and log in to start collaborating. NO filesharing required.
Do you get nauseous in VR?
5-8% of people feel discomfort the first few times they use VR.

In addition to this being a small number, Vrex also uses every industry standard to minimize this group’s nausea. For most of them, mild nausea goes away after a few 5-10 minutes experiences in VR.
Does Vrex use the same GUID as my other BIM Software?
Yes
Can I use Mac?
No, not yet.
In late 2021 you will be able to use Vrex via the web-browser on a Mac, or any other device.