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Using Voice Commands

I am trying to turn off a layer using HoloToolKit keywordmanager and I have it partially working. The parent layer (Plane) is turning off but the children layers are not (Buttons).
This is the script that I am using...
Any help would be appreciated!

using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using HoloToolkit.Unity;
using UnityEngine;

public class HideLayer : MonoBehaviour
{
public void showHidePlane()
{
if(GetComponent().enabled == true)
{
GetComponent().enabled = false;
}
else
{
GetComponent().enabled = true;
}
}
}

Best Answer

Answers

  • Hey,
    are you using the current HoloToolkit? It labels the Keyword-Manager as obsolete. It would be better to use the SpeechInputSource- and SpeechInputHandler-Scripts.

    When I try out your code. I get an error at "GetComponent()" as there is no type specified. Usually you would use
    GetComponent<"Type you are looking for">()

    Where do you check the layers? Maybe you can place the buttons as children of your plane. In that case you can just toggle the Plane and the children follow suit.

    Something like:

    public void HideLayer()
    {
      Plane.SetActive(!Plane.activeSelf);
    }
    
  • holonutholonut
    Accepted Answer

    Thank you for your response! I have started another thread that I hope you can provide input in.
    It is based off of your initial feedback of eliminating keywordmanager script...

    https://forums.hololens.com/discussion/8327/voice-commands-using-holotoolkit#latest

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