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Virtual Reality: View & Share 360 Photo/Video

This guide give you information on Virtual Reality services provided by the Radcliffe Science Library, along with links to helpful Virtual Reality viewing and capturing resources and tips.

View 360 Photo/Video (Gear 360)

- Open the 'Gear 360' app.
- Select the photo/video you want to see.
- Tap the '360' icon in the middle to view on the phone.
- Tap 'View on Gear VR' at the top to view on the Gear VR.

Share 360 Photos on Social Media (Gear 360)

How to Share 360 Photos on Social Media

  • Open the 'Gear 360' app.
  • Tap the image you want to share or hold down on one image to select multiple images.
  • Tap 'Share' located on the bottom on a single select or the top right for multiple images.
  • Select the app you would like to share to.

Facebook
When you share to Facebook from the Gear 360 app it will automatically recognize the 360 image and no extra steps are needed.

Android Beam/Bluetooth
These can be used to save images to another device.

Drive/Dropbox/Email
These can be used to save images to your cloud storage.

Share 360 Videos on Social Media (Gear 360)

How to Share 360 Video on Social Media

  • Open the 'Gear 360' app.
  • Tap the video you want to share and press 'save' to make sure it is saved on the S7.
  • Tap 'Share' located on the bottom.
  • Select the app you would like to share to.

Facebook
When you share to Facebook from the Gear 360 app it will automatically recognize the 360 video and no extra steps are needed.

Youtube
When you share to Facebook from the Gear 360 app it will automatically recognize the 360 video and no extra steps are needed.

Android Beam/Bluetooth
These can be used to save images to another device.

Drive/Dropbox/Email
These can be used to save images to your cloud storage.

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Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to discuss using the service, feel free to contact us at newtech.rsl@bodleian.ox.ac.uk.