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Oculus update 0.39 broke UE4 game

My game using UE 4.25 has worked perfectly for a long time but after the latest Quest update 0.39 it will no longer launch. All that happens is the home menu disappears for a few seconds and re appears. It doesn't even generate a log file if I make a...

handtracking annoying System Gesture

I was wondering if it is possible to disable the hand-tracking System Gesture (open palm towards the headset to bring up the Oculus universal menu) for Quest in Unity. This function interferes with my custom hand-tracking UI, as I'm using finger pinc...

Resolved! Oculus Integration 31.0 Passthrough API does not work

Has anyone managed to enable the passthrough function? I've tried the Oculus Integration 31.0 passthrough sample scenes, but I'm getting the error "Failed to initialize Insight Passthrough. Pa...

korinVR by Level 5
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App labs review time

Hi, Do you have experience how long does it take to go through review step? My app status shows "Your app is being evaluated by our review team." No updates, no emails from oculus. I have a feeling that it was forgotten.

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Calibrating position in real space

We're developing apps that work in large real spaces with the guardian system disabled. As such we need to perfectly align the user in physical and real space. To do that, we're using a controller as the calibration point. This requires the user to p...

crossmr by Level 4
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Unreal Multiplayer issue Joining Session

Hi, I've posted this on the Unreal forums as well so if I get an answer there I will post it here. I've been developing a VR demo in Unreal 4.22 for the Quest for about a month with great success. It is a multiplayer shooter and I've been hosting on ...

Ham1ton by Level 4
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UE 4.27 Quest 2 Lobby

Hi guys, I've managed to create a matchmaking lobby unfortunately I'm stuck at trying to JoinSession() on the second headset. I read on that listen ser...

Resolved! Requesting Microphone Permissions on App Lab

So most threads on this topic are talking about excessive permissions, however I actually need to use the microphone permission. How could I submit my app with microphone permissions, without getting this error?

Pangwen by Level 2
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Hand physics Capsules not following the fingers

Hello, So I have a working project with the new version 13, when I tick "Enable Physics Capsules" in OVR Skeleton script, inside the OVRHandPrefab, the capsules behave wired.So, as soon as the hands are detected, the capsules appear basically at the ...

Background application to control charging

Hey! I am gonna be buying a quest 2 soon. But I really don't want to deal with charging the battery. I want to keep the battery between 20%-80% charge (The level of charge in which the least amount of damage to the battery over time is done) So I was...

Sa1tine by Level 2
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How do I download player data?

Hi,Sorry that this is a really basic question but I couldn't see how to find the answer. I want to be able to track my player throughout the game (on a Quest 2) and then download the data (where they went, what they did etc) onto a PC - could someone...

Resolved! Black screen on start on Quest 2 (Unity)

I am now using Unity 2019.4.36, recently updated from Unity 2019.4.23. I rebuilt my Quest 2 project and deployed to the device and now it launches a black screen. Trying to unravel what has changed/not changed. I'm using Android API 30. Is this the c...

App can't access mic when recording

All of our apps on Quest 2 use a voice recognition UI. Starting with OS version 38, our voice recognition can't access the mic if we're recording video. Our headsets that still have OS version 37 can still record the in-headset audio and access voice...

VR Trauma Research

Hi all, I'm a trauma surgeon and have been developing an advanced VR trauma training program at my university using the Quest. I've been combing the Oculus website trying to figure out how to get in touch with the actual company to see if they partne...

User files with multi-user accounts

How can I read/write files from/to the device while logged in as a secondary user?I currently write logs as well as user-generated content to Unity's Application.persistentDataPath, which comes out to be under:Quest\Internal shared storage\Android\da...

Punchey by Level 3
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External object tracking

Now that the passthrough API is available I was hoping I could use it to scan a QR code or AR tag,however, the camera layer is not available to us as developers, which I can understand but this limits so much on the AR front. Why wouldn't there be an...

three dots - missing obb patch file?

I keep getting three dots when I download an update from the store. It happens when the download is a partial update, not a full reinstall. I have to uninstall and do a full re-install. Looking at adb logcat, I see that it is not finding an obb patch...