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While our standard mouse configuration works for most use cases, there are some scenarios where changing the mouse mode could be helpful. We'll outline different mouse modes and their corresponding use cases below. \n\n#  Enabling mouse mode selection\nTo enable mouse mode selection, you will first need to contact our support team. Once you've received confirmation that they've enabled this for you, you will need to enable it for your users. You can do this by [navigating to your session settings](https://docs.fra.me/docs/configure-session-settings) and enabling the \"Enable mouse mode selection\" toggle. Once enabled within session settings, your users can change their mouse mode by clicking on the icon on the right side of their Frame status bar.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/f335d94-mousemode1.png\",\n        \"mousemode1.png\",\n        247,\n        84,\n        \"#2b3645\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\nAfter clicking on the icon, a window will appear listing the available options:\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/9cdd048-selectmousemode.png\",\n        \"selectmousemode.png\",\n        496,\n        413,\n        \"#ebf2f2\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n# Types of mouse modes\n\n## Standard\nBy default, a Frame session uses Standard mouse mode. In this mode, you can expect the same functionality and appearance you'd expect when using a regular PC. This mode is meant for normal use with most applications.\n\nStandard mode with a touch-enabled device (such as an iPad) allows you to navigate the session using touch alone. For instance, you can move open windows in your session by holding your finger down on the title bar of the window and dragging it. \n\n## Touchpad\nTouchpad mode was created to provide extra precision when accessing a Frame session on touch-enabled devices. With Touchpad mode, you'll see a special gray cursor that you can move by pressing anywhere on the screen and dragging. \n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/fc07b75-touchpad1.png\",\n        \"touchpad1.png\",\n        246,\n        166,\n        \"#31333a\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\nTo left-click, tap once anywhere on the screen with the cursor placed in the area you'd like to click. To right-click, tap with two fingers anywhere on the screen. The cursor will show which button-click you're performing. \n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/1fd5830-leftclicktouch.png\",\n        \"leftclicktouch.png\",\n        78,\n        57,\n        \"#303034\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"As you can see, the cursor is showing that the user is left-clicking.\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n## Relative\nRelative mouse mode is intended for gaming and 3D world navigation. You'll want to first launch the application you're going to use, and then switch to relative mouse mode when you need to navigate a 3D environment. Once enabled, your cursor will disappear and you will be able to navigate your app like you would with any first-person point-of-view game. \n\nTo exit relative mouse mode, hit ESC on your keyboard.","excerpt":"","slug":"mouse-modes","type":"basic","title":"Mouse modes"}
Since Frame is accessible from any device with a modern web browser, we've set up multiple mouse modes to navigate a Frame session. While our standard mouse configuration works for most use cases, there are some scenarios where changing the mouse mode could be helpful. We'll outline different mouse modes and their corresponding use cases below. # Enabling mouse mode selection To enable mouse mode selection, you will first need to contact our support team. Once you've received confirmation that they've enabled this for you, you will need to enable it for your users. You can do this by [navigating to your session settings](https://docs.fra.me/docs/configure-session-settings) and enabling the "Enable mouse mode selection" toggle. Once enabled within session settings, your users can change their mouse mode by clicking on the icon on the right side of their Frame status bar. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/f335d94-mousemode1.png", "mousemode1.png", 247, 84, "#2b3645" ] } ] } [/block] After clicking on the icon, a window will appear listing the available options: [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/9cdd048-selectmousemode.png", "selectmousemode.png", 496, 413, "#ebf2f2" ] } ] } [/block] # Types of mouse modes ## Standard By default, a Frame session uses Standard mouse mode. In this mode, you can expect the same functionality and appearance you'd expect when using a regular PC. This mode is meant for normal use with most applications. Standard mode with a touch-enabled device (such as an iPad) allows you to navigate the session using touch alone. For instance, you can move open windows in your session by holding your finger down on the title bar of the window and dragging it. ## Touchpad Touchpad mode was created to provide extra precision when accessing a Frame session on touch-enabled devices. With Touchpad mode, you'll see a special gray cursor that you can move by pressing anywhere on the screen and dragging. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/fc07b75-touchpad1.png", "touchpad1.png", 246, 166, "#31333a" ] } ] } [/block] To left-click, tap once anywhere on the screen with the cursor placed in the area you'd like to click. To right-click, tap with two fingers anywhere on the screen. The cursor will show which button-click you're performing. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/1fd5830-leftclicktouch.png", "leftclicktouch.png", 78, 57, "#303034" ], "caption": "As you can see, the cursor is showing that the user is left-clicking." } ] } [/block] ## Relative Relative mouse mode is intended for gaming and 3D world navigation. You'll want to first launch the application you're going to use, and then switch to relative mouse mode when you need to navigate a 3D environment. Once enabled, your cursor will disappear and you will be able to navigate your app like you would with any first-person point-of-view game. To exit relative mouse mode, hit ESC on your keyboard.