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The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality head-mounted display developed by Oculus VR. id Software co-founder John Carmack was later hired as its Chief Technology Officer.

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Will Oculus controllers work on PS3?

The PS3 can support a ton of controllers, even ones that are meant for newer consoles. But do oculus controllers work with the PS3? Considering their bluetooth, I see this as a strange, but slightly ...
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Oculus Quest 2 Cameras not working

Yesterday, I accidentally dropped my Quest 2, and when I put it back on, it was working perfectly fine. I played it perfectly fine this morning, with no errors. But just now, the Tracking or Cameras ...
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Elite Dangerous key bindings for Oculus Touch

I'm having trouble understanding the Oculus Touch controller bindings in Elite Dangerous. Ignoring the Oculus and Hamburger (Menu/Pause) buttons and the analogue Hat, there are 8 buttons in total ...
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Oculus Keeps Saying I Don't Meet Minumum Requirements

I have had my Oculus Rift S for a while now, but today it started saying in the main menu that my computer does not meet the minimum requirements. I have a Radeon RX 580 graphics card and an AMD Ryzen ...
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How to manually turn off Rift S Touch controllers when not in use?

I have been using the Rift S headset for a couple of weeks now, and one thing I have noticed, is that the controllers stay on anytime the headset is in use. This makes sense when you are using the ...
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New Oculus Rift S installed on Windows 10 and now machine keeps crashing

Has anyone else experienced an issue with the Oculus Rift causing their PC to crash with the DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION stop code error (BSOD)? If so and you are experiencing the same issues that I am (...
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Is Minecraft VR cross play with other platforms?

I have recently started playing Minecraft VR on the Oculus rift. Can I play multiplayer with players on PC, Xbone and Switch?
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Will I be missing anything in Steam VR if I use an Oculus Rift S?

I have used the PSVR headset a lot on my PC with Steam thinking that it is a Vive. Now I want something a bit better and given the price of the Valve Index and Vive Pro its the Rift S I am looking at ...
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The last level of Arizona Sunshine crashes my game

I have been playing Arizona Sunshine on my Oculus Rift, me and my friend were playing through with no problems at all. We finally get to the last level and just before I load into the game it crashes. ...
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Playstation 4 compatibilities with VR headsets

I am considering getting a VR headset. I am also considering finally getting the PS4. I won't be choosing the headset merely for whether it's compatible with PS4; There are other uses that are more ...
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Wilson's Heart - What is Boris talking about?

Spoilers ahoy. In the game Wilson's Heart, a demonic teddy bear, named Boris, hunts you and attempts to kill you several times. He taunts you, saying things like "If your friends knew why you were ...
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Is it possible to play Star Wars Battlefront 2015 on Oculus Rift?

Is it possible to play Star Wars Battlefront 2015 on the Oculus Rift? I've heard of an Oculus Rift app called Xbox Game Streaming, and was wondering if it was possible to use that to play my Xbox copy ...
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Is Mini DisplayPort compatible with the Oculus Rift?

Good morning and a Merry Christmas! Today, I received an Oculus Rift as a gift. My computer is compatible with it, but it does not have an HDMI port. I used a Mini DisplayPort to HDMI adapter: During ...
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Oculus rift cv1 - some games are not displaying video in the headset

I have selected "Unknown sources" in my settings. I can see every game i download from the oculus store but when i try to play for example Affected or other steam vr games i only hear the audio, i do ...
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Is there a better way to select star systems in the 3D Galaxy Map?

I play almost exclusively using a HOTAS and an Oculus Rift, and I'm having an impossibly difficult time with the navigation system in that environment. Specifically, it's nearly impossible to select a ...
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How to get Minecraft to work in my Oculus Rift?

I've recently got my Oculus Rift and one thing that got me excited during the period the Rift was developed was the prospect of playing Minecraft in VR. So I searched the internet on how to get the ...
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What do I need to backup when reinstalling the Oculus software?

Let's say I need to reinstall the Oculus software. Either it's been misbehaving, or I had to reinstall Windows, or I've built a new computer. I really don't want to have to download everything again....
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Receiving 1971021 error when I try to finalize any install

So Windows was giving me some troubles this weekend, and suffice it to say that I had to reinstall my OS. Instead of wiping my drive, I just installed over the previous installation, preserving all ...
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Is it possible to stream Minecraft from a computer to a phone?

I'm looking for suitable game for my girlfriend who is pregnant. She isn't really gamer type, but I need something for her to spend her whole time on bed (the doctor said that) I chose Minecraft. But ...
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Half Life 2 in Linux on Oculus Rift

I'm trying to play Half Life 2 and Team Fortress 2 in Linux on the Oculus Rift. I have an ORv1. OS is Debian Jessie. Video card is Geforce GTX 460 SE. Drivers are 331.49. I can play HL2 without ...
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How do you launch Elite Dangerous in monitor/Oculus Rift mode with separate shortcuts?

Are there any command line arguments to facilitate launching Elite Dangerous in the regular monitor and rift modes without having to go to in-game settings? If not, are the graphics settings stored ...
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How to make Hawken work with the Rift?

Last time I read about Oculus Rift support for Hawken, it was in September and considered as an alpha stage feature. Any idea how it did evolve in the meantime ? I thought that it would be ...
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What is causing motion sickness when using the Oculus Rift?

I'm pretty resistant to motion sickness (car, train, sea) and I can play more than one hour with the Rift without any problem. But a friend of mine just tested it and couldn't bear it for more than 5 ...
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Is there a list of which Steam games support Oculus Rift?

Steam has apparently started displaying when a game supports Oculus Rift; see for example this game. Is there somewhere I can view all Steam games that have Oculus Rift support? I noticed the "...
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Are enemy models looking at what they look or at what they shoot?

In first person shooters, normally, there's no difference between "what you're looking at" and "where you're shooting." Your weaponry is "head mounted" and you're always aiming at the center of your ...
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