AltspaceVR Hotfix 4.3.7

Hi Altspacers, We released a hotfix update for AltspaceVR today. Client version 4.3.7 is available now across all devices. This update restores the ability to hide the UI. We know many of you, especially those who film their events, have been missing this functionality! 🎬 The Mac client for this release is here: https://aka.ms/AvrMacNoAv. Bug …

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AltspaceVR Hotfix 4.3.6

Hi Altspacers, Happy November! 🍂 We released a hotfix update for AltspaceVR today. Client version 4.3.6 is available now across all devices. This update includes bug fixes, performance improvements on Quest, and increased stability. The Mac client for this release is here: https://aka.ms/AvrMacNoAv. Bug fixes: Fixed Avatar color wheel on Quest Fixed FFR (Fixed Foveated Rendering) …

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Upcoming Maintenance

Hi Altspacers, Happy fall and almost Halloween! 🍂🎃 We wanted to let you know that we’re conducting some routine maintenance this Thursday (10/28 PDT) and next Friday (11/5 PDT). At 11PM PDT on Thursday, 10/28 (6AM GMT on Friday, 10/29), we’ll be starting the first round of maintenance. This will likely cause a brief disruption …

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AltspaceVR Update 4.3.5 – URP & Unity Upgrade Release Notes

Hi Altspacers! We just released an update to AltspaceVR, client version 4.3.5 available now across all devices and platforms. This update includes an upgrade to the Unity game engine (Unity 2020.3.18), a switch from Unity’s built-in rendering engine to Unity’s Universal Render Pipeline, a switch from gamma color space to linear color space, and some …

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AltspaceVR Hotfix 4.2.49 & URP Update

Hi Altspacers! Today we are releasing a hotfix update for AltspaceVR, client version 4.2.49 is available now across all devices. This update fixes several notable bugs that were reported by the community, including a fix for memory-related crashes on Mac when using the web projector, and a fix for the “missing avatar type” error. The …

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Reminder for World Builders – Upcoming Update

Attention AltspaceVR World Builders! Our Big Upgrade is coming soon – September 15th – and we wanted to give you ONE LAST (FRIENDLY!) REMINDER TO UPDATE YOUR CONTENT. Please update to Unity 2020.3.9 and update all your content using the new AltspaceVR Uploader 2 to ensure it’s compatible with Universal Render Pipeline (URP), Linear Color …

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Render Tools Announcement

Attn: Altspace Creators & World Builders, As promised, we’re providing you with a preview build for the upcoming “Render Tools” update and giving you access to our new Uploader. We wanted to give you plenty of advance notice to be able to get your updates in and not lose any of your content. And with …

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Important Information for Altspace World Builders

Attn: Altspace World Builders, We know the recent upgrade to Unity 2020.3 caused a lot of pain and frustration in the community. We know how difficult it has been. And while we’re always striving to enhance Altspace, we also know we need to limit the number of major changes and spare you the hassle of re-uploading your content. With this in mind, we looked ahead at the different updates that will …

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Updating Content to Unity 2020.3.9

Cool news! AltspaceVR has upgraded to a recent version of Unity 2020.3.9. This update future-proofs us for some snappy features that we’re excited to unleash down the road. This change should be compatible with all existing content. If it’s not, please reach out to support: altvr.com/support. Even cooler news! In a few weeks we’re making …

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New Welcome Features: Title Screen & Entry Codes

First impressions are important, so today we’re launching a two brand new “Welcome” features to make the AltspaceVR startup and entry flow simpler and more productive: a Title Screen and Entry Codes. Title Screen The Title Screen is a one-stop-shop for things like content discovery, event and world entry, and even account management. Now, when …

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