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Quest build v33 release notes

These features and enhancements will become available starting the week of September 13th, 2021. Guardian History If your headset is experiencing tracking issues, you can now use Clear Guardian history to delete Guardian maps and tracking data in add...

Oculus_RyanS by Oculus Community Manager
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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...

Forum Rules, New User Info, and Other FAQ

Welcome to the Oculus Forums! Below, you can find information on forum rules, answers to common new user questions, and the names of the forum admins / mods you should reach out to if you encounter an issue here on the forums. The goal of this post i...


New Oculus Forums Feedback Thread

Hello everyone! Welcome to the new Oculus forums! As I mentioned in my announcement post, I’d like this thread to serve as a place “forums feedback”. Please let us know how you’re finding the new platform, what is or isn’t working well for you, or wh...

vr chair

Was demoing my rift for some friends this week so I thought I'd post a picture of my home built chair. Wanted to make something that would ultimately work for flight sims or racing sims. Done with PVC so I could experiment.Right now set up to mimic t...

vrrook by Level 2
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Having problems with camera

I am having trouble getting the head tracking to work on Unity Games. I have played some Vorpx demos/games and everything is fine then, so I know there is nothing wrong with the camera. Any suggestions?

Crimso by Level 2
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Do you have a broken DK1 or DK2?

We use my DK2 for testing each VR Cover before we ship it right now and this won't change anytime soon. So the best way to get my DK2 back is to buy a broken DK1 or DK2 so we can still check every VR Cover before we ship it and I can get back to deve...

vrcover by Level 3
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General Questions about the Oculus

I have a few questions about the rift.1. Is the rift pretty much just two displays that the gpu has to render to or does it use separate software?2. If im understanding what i have read the GPU is the most important part of your system for the rift?3...

Will 2 Geforce 680s work in Sli for Devit 2?

I'm just wondering, if two Geforce 680s, work in Sli with Devit 2? I might try to pickup a second 680 if it does. Also, what PSU would I need to run 2 680s? I currently have a coolermaster 750 and I'm not sure if that will be enough. Thanks!

Just get your DK2? PLEASE help me!

The support email was no help at all! I ordered my Dk2 8.5 weeks ago, still has not shipped. I was hoping to get an ETA, but support can not help. I was hoping to get an order date from someone who just had their DK2 shipped, so that i can match it u...

Baldey by Level 2
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Great Sleuthing! Identifying LEDs Based on Blinking Patterns

From Reddit: When the software issues the command sequence to blink the LED, the firmware's internal counter starts at 0, and from that point on it keep...

Help please! - DK2 camera

So I've used my DK2 for around 2 weeks now, and I go to use it this afternoon..and the camera stopped working :SI've tried unplugging and replugging, restarting oculus service... and nothing.When I unplug and then plug back in the USB 2.0 my computer...

Dewm by Level 2
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Share DK2 compatible doesn't show all compatible demos

how come Share DK2 compatible doesn't show all compatible demos? what happened to sleeping on unity-Chan? I'm finding that a lot of stuff is slipping through the cracks here guys & gals. We need better moderation. Dk2 demos are important i would thin...

ddoom by Level 2
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Disable hyperthreading without BIOS?

Sorry to ask a boring tech question, but does anyone know if you can switch off hyper threading some way OTHER than through the BIOS? My laptop has an HM67 board with a i7-2630QM, and the BIOS is shockingly sparse, no options for HT.I have been readi...

Can't login to Share

Can an admin look into why I cannot login to my share account please, I'm unable to comment, rate or provide any kind of feedback on the items on the share network.O/S: Windows 7.1Browser: Google ChromeTried: Clearing cookies/cache, rebooting, also t...

Recommended graphics card for DK2?

Can someone recommend me a good graphics card which will work good with DK2 for a reasonable price?I have an old Gforce 440 which is a nightmare. I've upgraded it to Radeon R9 270 which keeps crashing every single time.I'm back to beginning and now I...

BBC: how to "walk" on Mars ( with Rift )

Did not find this posted thought perhaps of interest to some here. Small BBC newsclip about NASA using the Rift for "walking on mars" and for telepresence e.g. steering of a robot:

floro by Level 2
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Leap Motion 3D Jam: Presented by IndieCade range of possibilities is almost unimaginable, so we’ve made the competition as inclusive as possible. Using the Leap Motion Controller for desktop (or with optional VR Developer M...

[WIP] Compiling a list of Elite Dangerous Fixes/Tips/Tricks

So as the title suggests, I am making this thread to compile one go-to list of fixes tips and tricks for using the DK2 in Elite Dangerous. I know there are a fair few Elite threads at the moment but none are dedicated to just updating the OP with a h...

Too hot after 10-20 min of use (thermal image)

Now I absolutely love my DK2 but one thing I noticed is my face gets uncomfortably hot after only 10-20 minutes. I also happen to have a thermal camera, and as they say, a picture is worth a thousand words: As you can see, the right side is HOT, meas...

grimdar by Level 5
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Does Oculus Have Support Reps still?

Reported an issue with my HDMI Cable 11 days ago and not a single response from support. This normal?I recieved this so they have it in their system:Thanks for contacting Oculus VR Support!Your request (#61500) has been received and someone from our ...

bilago by Level 2
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How can I do this (play console games on rift)

I want to plug my ps4/ps3/xbox one into my pc (some how), "view" the running console game through some sort of window/player application running on my pc, open that viewer application in some sort of virtual desktop application, run that virtual desk...

ZmillA by Level 2
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¿dk2 milliamps?

Hi.I wonder how many milliamps consume oculus rift dk2. and how many milliamperes have the charger.thank you.

Upgrade to maxwell or wait till pascal?

Hi,I want to be able to get the best GPU and by the time consumer version hits the market I want the best graphics card I can get for the price and if pascal is estimated to hit market next year and so is the CV1 so wait for upgrade or upgrade to Max...

Positional tracking problem?

I'm having a problem that I have being unable to figure it out. several demos including tuscany, (the worst is don't let go) when i turn my head the whole room moves with it not just my head. like if i were standing on a moving platform that gets me ...

aragdun by Level 2
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Setup Display Question

My Rift Just arrived today.and im setting it up to test.before i purchase an updated Graphics Cards i want to make sure its working all ok.I have onboard graphics :Intel (R) HD Graphics 4000 & dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250.Right now the Rift is pl...

DK2 only Demo Scene works

Hey folks,i got my DK2 and i got some trouble.When i start, from the SDK, the Oculus World Demo, it works perfectly, when i try the Demo Scene in the Configuration Utility it work too. In booth cases the LED turns from orange to blue.But all other ap...

quicker shipping

Is it possible i could get my rift shipped quicker? if there would be any way it would be great, i want to optimize my apps sooner.

iMac 27 2013 HDMI to Mini DisplayPort

Hi everyone!I'm getting my DK2 today and wondering which cable adaptor will play nice with my iMac 27 which has 2 thunderbolt/Mini DisplayPort ports.I have one of these HDMI to Mini DisplayPort adaptor at home:

mrfriki by Level 2
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Unable to get rid of stuttering

Hi, i've being trying for like 4 hours and searching the web for answers with no resulti'm getting stuttering specially on unity demos. tried this so far:diferent usb portUSB port 2.0 instead of 3.0connect camera to external usb chargerupdated graphi...

aragdun by Level 2
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