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Retrieving Rooms Scanned with Mixed Reality Headset?
I'm working with the HP Mixed Reality headset and Unity. I was wondering if there's a way to retrieve the rooms scanned by the headset. Not as a mesh, which is a feature only supported by HoloLens, but as a tag referencing the current room the headset is in.
For example, if the headset is in the restroom, retrieve a tag labeled 'restroom' or 'room1', and if the headset is in the lounge, retrieve a tag labeled 'lounge' or 'room2'.
The application idea is to walk around several rooms, and I'd like to be able to tell in which room the player is.