Happening on my Rift, don't have a Rift S. The "Oculus Virtual Audio Device" seems to play strictly out of my speakers despite mirroring not enabled. Even with the Rift headphones selected, test sounds come out of my speakers. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the drivers, restarting the service, restarting my computer, to no avail. Anyone have any similar issues and figure out how to resolve it?
Hey there, @LoopyChew! We know how disappointing it can be when the audio isn't coming from the correct source. That can really effect the immersion experience, so we want to provide some troubleshooting steps for you to try.
We hope you find these troubleshooting steps useful and are able to hear your gaming through your headset again.
Let's see, so far I've:
I'll try the others shortly, but I have a couple of questions first:
Hi there LoopyChew. Love that handle! Thank you for following through on those steps and for raising such important questions! We'd prefer being safe than sorry.
To reseat the headphones, simply unplug them and then plug them back in after about ten seconds.
Uninstalling your Oculus app shouldn't result in the loss of any current data. However, you can always enable the Cloud Backup before uninstalling or resetting your headset.
We hope our assistance was beneficial to you. Reach back out if you find the need!