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Resolved! New Community Manager - Oculus_RyanS

Hi everyone - I’m pleased to introduce you all to @Oculus_RyanS, a new dedicated Oculus community manager. Ryan’s full time, energy, and attention is going to be spent on our community. He (along with our existing team of fantastic volunteer moderato...

Hey all, a soon to be new Oculus Rift owner has questions!

Hi all!I was lucky enough to try VR for the first time at Gamescom and was blown away by the Rift and Touch. After thinking about it for a few days, I took the plunge and have ordered a headset, as well as a 1070 equipped laptop! I have a few questio...

Pete_J by Level 2
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The Virtual World is Calling

I found this write-up to be utterly fantastic. Overall industries to be impacted by VR include: Travel, Journalism, Real Estate, Education, Healthcare, Shopping, and 4D experiences.http://500.co/13-predictions-for-virtual-reality/A year ago, I met up...

Zenbane by Level 15
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Would RTS genre e.g. Starcraft work in VR?

Has anyone tried an RTS style game in VR yet, the camera tends to float above the action, giving the player a godlike overview of the situation.As I could easily add VR to my Teroids game...Youtube - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=osMbUByGE9UKongrega...

Arowx by Level 3
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fixing usb sensor is not detected problem (solution)

i had it working and i wanted to repair my oculus home. After that i plugged everything in and what was that? it says sensor is not working. if same thing happens:unplug everythinggo to device manager and right clikc to oculus rift sensor and uninsta...

disconnected sound every 5, 10 seconds???

Hi all. When I have been using my rift, and then come of it and go on the computer, I keep getting the disconnect sound (I think) every 5 or 10 seconds or random? I don't unplug anything or turn anything off, and if I go to my task bar at the bottom,...

Droflas by Level 3
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Dexta Robotics & Gloves Which Allow You To "Feel"

Not sure if anybody has already posted this.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sif7cY8qwjMVirtual reality headsets like the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift can create realistic virtual worlds, and motion controllers can even let you interact with objects in th...

If you had to impress.....

If you had to try and impress someone with no experience of VR, and you could only select one game/tech-demo/experience/video etc, what would you choose? The scenario would be that you have a mystery guest coming round, you have no idea whether they ...

New Releases on Rift and Gear VR for August 25th

There's a lot to check out this week on both Rift and Gear VR! if you have a favorite experience or one you want to check out, let us know in the comments! tl;dr:Rift and Gear VRThrough the AgesGalaxy GolfRiftFearlessWorldly Cup VRGear VRShinyCoastia...

GNEXT Gamejam (VR Game)

Hi guys. Currently I am living in Seoul. I study here as an exchange student, and I have recently attended a G-NEXT Game Jam about a week ago. It’s a game jam that is organized at the Startup Campus in Pangyo Gyeonggi-do, South-Korea. I must say that...

YLucas by Level 2
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VR 10 years from now

vr 10 years from nowcurious how u think vr will evolve by thenim sure lots have u guys have said to urselves while in vr, hey this needs to be fixed! this should be like this...that collective vision of the perfect fully immersive virtual reality ind...

scopus7 by Level 3
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HDMI Extension Cable to work with GTX 1080

Hope somebody can help. I'm looking to extended the HDMI of the rift but so far no luck with finding a cable that works. I've tried this one below but it only shows a black screen in the rift. https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00EQ3JDPU/ref=oh_aui...

TC1999 by Level 5
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Amazing 3D demo video

This video is simply amazing in Oculus Cinema. Download and extract it to your Videos folder.https://www.sendspace.com/file/iml45r

Sensor at the side?

Can the sensor be placed at the side of my tv? On top of one of the speakers as in picture? Only reason for this is it saves me getting a USB extension as the oculus is far from the tv.

Marconi by Level 3
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Getting Ricoh Theta S 360 videos to work for Gear VR

I have not been able to get the Ricoh Theta S 360 video to play correctly in Gear VR. The video plays, but I am seeing the two spherical videos instead of the actual 360 view. I have followed a few other instructions of moving the video to the specif...

Resolved! How long are the cables?

Hey guys. I'm disabled so need to sit in a reclining chair across the room from my tower, around 2.5/3 feet away. Will the included cables reach or will I need extensions? (I'm assuming a hub won't be sufficient for powering the rift)

Dakana by Level 4
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Asmedia USB Driver

Asmedia USB Driver update: "ASM1142 Driver V1.16.33.1 Improve USB device compatibility, eg. Oculus VR."I updated but got same message from Oculus Compatibility tool.Cyber can you confirm this works? So I dont need an external USB 3.0 Inateck?

IWEARVR

I FOUND THIS 2 IN 1 VR CASE CELL PHONE COVER AND HESITATE ANY SUGGESTIONS? I FOUND THIS IN www.iwearvr.net (https://www.iwearvr.net/products/zero-vr-2-in-1-case-virtual-reality-case-cell-phone-cover)the specifications are:*brand; ZERO VR*Features: ce...

Hi, Launch Padders, what a hot Summer for VR!

I've just submitted Launch Pad Scholarship Form and share my vision and concept of future plan.Because of a personal trouble in the first half of this Summer, I couldn't invest my time and energy in this wonderful chance for VR design and development...

jikkimi by Level 4
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Resolved! How to shift VR content (Gear VR)

Just bought a Note 7 and added a 64GB high speed EVO microSD card to it.I went through the Oculus app and downloaded all the free content to see what my Gear VR could do. As it turns out, that has created a HUGE issue. Why can't I move the VR content...

Exoskeleton gloves let you "feel" in VR

Virtual reality headsets like the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift can create realistic virtual worlds, and motion controllers can even let you interact with objects in them. However, this is the part of the VR experience that can feel less than immersive. W...

Zenbane by Level 15
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Will Windows Holographic make our monitor(s) redundant?

word of this incoming Windows 10 add on isn't new, but it does appear to be getting closehttp://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2016/08/16/windows-holographic-experience-available-for-mainstream-windows-10-pcs-next-year/From what I can tell, in s...

Greyman by Level 9
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Best Buy to demo Rift at 500 stores by Christmas

When Best Buy started providing VR demo's with the Oculus Rift, the number of locations in the U.S. was around 50. Going in to Santa Claus season, that number is going up to 500 for the Rift, and 200 for PlayStation VR.https://techcrunch.com/2016/08/...

Zenbane by Level 15
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Oculus Store downloads get very slow at the end?

Does anyone else get this? I'll go to download something that's a few hundred MB. It'll be going along at max speed (for me that's about 25 Mbps), until the last 5 to 10 MB. Then, it slows down to under 100 Kbps. Those last few MBs take longer than t...

nalex66 by Volunteer Moderator
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