How to fix Vive controllers not working inside SteamVR games

The Ghost Howls

Recently I had a big issue with my VR controllers in SteamVR (both with Oculus and Vive) and so I’m writing this post to try to help you in solving it. I bought my Vive to experiment with 7Invensun eye tracking and I was really enthusiast about trying eye-tracked UX.

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FragmentVR review and how to: an useful utility to see your real world from inside SteamVR

The Ghost Howls

Have you already found yourself inside a virtual reality experience with the willing of having a window open to the real world so to be able to be aware of your surroundings, so to be able to find your keyboard or to keep an eye on your baby?

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How To Achieve Room Scale VR With The Oculus Rift


One of the most important features of the Vive’s systemsis its ability to do “ room scale” VR; meaning it allows users to physically walk, turn around, and otherwise explore in a pre-determined box of space. So, as Creed Bratton would say, only one to go.

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How to take screenshots on the Vive Focus

The Ghost Howls

As a blogger, I often need to show you the content of the headset I’m using to show you what I’m working on. In the last months, I’m using a lot the Vive Focus and so I often felt the need to shoot a video or take a picture inside this headset.

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How to create an Augmented Reality app for the Vive Focus in Unity

The Ghost Howls

On Friday, I’ve published on my social media channels a video where I showcased that I have been able to create an augmented reality app for the Vive Focus. I promised that today I would have shown you how I did it and so now I am here writing this article to keep my promise.

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How to remove safety boundaries on Lenovo Mirage Solo and Vive Focus

The Ghost Howls

6 DOF Virtual reality standalone headsets are cool, but of course introduce some safety problems : how can you be sure that moving you aren’t going to stumble on a wall, on a cat or on your girlfriend? But, how can you do that? Let’s see how to disable that.

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How to properly contact a VR blogger or influencer

The Ghost Howls

You know, I’m a VR blogger (or at least I do my best to seem it), a VR consultant (don’t forget to contact me if you may need an XR consultancy !) Hey, how are you? I saw that you work in VR, so I would like to set up a call to talk about a possible collaboration.

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These VR Film Tips Show How To Direct Audience Attention


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How to Get Started as a Beginner VR Developer


This article was contributed by The post How to Get Started as a Beginner VR Developer appeared first on UploadVR. Development VR VR Industry News academy development game development gamedev getting started how to VR app vr developer workshop

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How to Watch Porn on PlayStation VR PSVR


The real reason your boyfriend, husband, or pet dog purchased PlayStation VR (PSVR) was not to play games or watch movies, but it was in fact to watch porn. But just how do you set this up on the PSVR? Download whatever videos you wish to watch. Ladies and gents.

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How To Power Up Your Oculus Rift’s Display Resolution


The post How To Power Up Your Oculus Rift’s Display Resolution appeared first on UploadVR. hardware oculus 5 hack how to increase list oculus rift OLED resolution screen SDK steps workaroundThe Oculus Rift is an amazing piece of technology.

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Epic Games Shows You How to Create Your First ‘Robo Recall’ Mod

Road to VR

As has been Epic Games’ style for many years, Robo Recall – built on the company’s Unreal Engine 4 – allows you to change the original game via the engine’s editor, giving you the tools you need to mod the title to your heart’s content.

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How To Get A Higher Score In ‘Space Pirate Trainer’


Available for $15, you dual-wield either a pistol or shield and try to pick off flying robot orbs in a quest for a higher score. The post How To Get A Higher Score In ‘Space Pirate Trainer’ appeared first on UploadVR.

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ARKit 101: How to Measure the Ground Using ARKit

Next Reality AR

Have you noticed the many utility ARKit apps on the App Store that allow you to measure the sizes of horizontal planes in the world? After this tutorial, you'll be able to do this yourself! We'll be learning how to detect horizontal planes and their sizes accurately using ARKit.

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How to Improve Oculus Rift Graphics with Supersampling


This makes consoles are easy to play, but for PC gamers who have spent $600 + on a video card, we want more. These specifications require a lot of graphical hardware to drive. Some games provide built-in methods to supersample such as Eve Valkyrie.

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How to run Oculus Rift Software on HTC Vive


You're in luck because Reddit user CrossVR has released a "modification" to the Oculus software on GitHub to allow a limited set of software to run on the Vive. How to run Lucky's Tale on HTC Vive Download the Lucky's Tale patch here.

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7Invensun aGlass DK II unboxing, setup and review: a great dev kit for eye tracking in VR

The Ghost Howls

Being them very kind, they gave me as a gift an aGlass DK II eye tracking add on for HTC Vive and I used it to experiment with eye tracking interfaces. So, keep reading to know everything about the aGlass DK II! FOV: >110° (adapted to HTC Vive).

How to Play ‘No Man’s Sky’ in VR (Warning: Strong Stomach Required)

Road to VR

This is how to get No Man’s Sky running on your Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset using the VR injection driver VorpX. Be warned though, you’ll need to have an iron constitution before setting out.

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Budget VR 101: How To Get PC VR Streaming To A Phone


The post Budget VR 101: How To Get PC VR Streaming To A Phone appeared first on UploadVR. How-to VR VR Industry News diy fiit Headset inexpensive steam streaming

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Free 56-Page Guide From JauntVR Shows How To Make A 360-Degree Video


Cinematic VR company JauntVR has established itself as one of the leading 360-degree production companies, with collaborations spanning from ESPN to ABC News, and they’ve put together a lengthy document to help others capture. As the cost to produce 360-degree video falls and quantity of cinematic VR experiences increases, hopefully a guide like this will help quality keep pace.

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How to Direct 360° Video


Last year Google’s YouTube Creator Academy gave us the low-down on some of the biggest mistakes made while shooting in 360° with the video How Not To Shoot 360° Video. To help guide them in the right direction have all the characters look at the main action.

Sony’s PSVR Video Quick Start Guide Makes Way for Arrival of New Model (CUH-ZVR2)

Road to VR

Now that Sony’s hardware refresh of PlayStation VR is nearly here with Christmas around the bend, the company has published an updated version of it 3-part guide on how to set up PSVR including instructions for both models, CUH-ZVR1 and CUH-ZVR2. Connect the PS Camera to PS4.

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Watch: ‘Robo Recall’ is Playable on HTC Vive Using ‘Revive’ Mod, Here’s How

Road to VR

And, as you can see in this video, the game seems to work remarkably well. Luckily for them they can, thanks to the infamous Revive software mod, and as seen in the video above, this is exactly what some Vive owners are now doing. You’ll need to stump up the £22.99 ($29.99

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How to fix Oculus DK 2 stuck in Set Your View in VR


Closing and restarting will continue to present you with the Set Your View in VR message. Configuration Guide How To Oculus Oculus Development Kit 2 - DK2 Oculus Rift Oculus Rift DK2 VR

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How to enable WebVR in Google Chrome

The Ghost Howls

People like me had to use Firefox or Chromium (that mysterious application that is the open source version of Chrome), or even Microsoft Edge (for WMR headsets) to experience VR websites. But… how to enable it? I’ll try to answer both questions in this post.

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How To Play PC Games On Your Gear VR Or Google Cardboard (Set Up Guide For Trinus + Tridef3D)

VR Bites

In todays video, ManVsVR is showing you how to play PC games on your Gear VR and/or mobile device ready Head Mount Unit. If you have any questions, Be sure to ask in the commments on his channel.

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VR Bites

In this video Nathie will explain how you can play GTA 5 Singleplayer and Online with the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive in Virtual Reality. When you double checked everything you have to launch VorpX and start up GTA 5 right after that. Gameplay HOW-TO Nathie YouTube Players GTA V how-to the climb vrVorpX [link] (3D Injection Driver). FOV Mod… com/misc/gta-v-… (Optional, would recommend).

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ARKit 101: How to Launch Your Own Augmented Reality Rocket into the Real World Skies

Next Reality AR

Ever imagined how it would feel to launch your own rocket into the sky? In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make a simple augmented reality app for iPads and iPhones by using ARKit. Have you been noticing SpaceX and its launches lately?

How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics in VR

Road to VR

The 2018 Winter Olympics is about to kick off in PyeongChang, South Korea today, and this year you’ll be able to watch a total of 30 events in VR, shared across live and on-demand 360/180 recordings.

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How to Build a Budget Virtual Reality Ready PC for UNDER $699


In March last year I wrote about how to build an Oculus Rift Ready PC for under $1,000. How is this possible? AMD introduced their new 14nm Polaris based GPU, the AMD Radeon RX 480 8GB with the goal to make high-end gaming available for just over $200.

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How to Install (and fix) ‘Beat Saber’ Custom Songs

Road to VR

If you didn’t already custom songs installed, you’ll definitely want to! This guide will show you how to install the unofficial Beat Saber custom songs mod and how to fix it after patch v0.11.0. Optional) If you installed custom songs prior to v0.11.0,

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Oculus Rift Wireless XBox Adapter Not Working? How to Fix It


Oculus Rift is cutting edge new technology and those brave enough to purchase first generation technology are inevitably going to run into issues. The sensor appears broken when you attempt to sync with the controller as no light is shown on the receiver.

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Easily Record VR Gameplay Videos With iPhone And A Green Screen


How-to green screen how to iphone OBS video captureOver the weekend a friend was getting particularly animated fighting monsters in The Brookhaven Experiment , so I started recording the first-person gameplay footage on my PC while simultaneously filming with my iPhone 6S.

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How to Tell if Your PC is VR Ready

Road to VR

With content for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive maturing since their respective launches last year, there’s more reason than ever to finally jump into VR—especially now that the Rift + Touch is on sale for $400. Here’s how to find out.

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How to create a WebVR experience using Unity

The Ghost Howls

In my review of Amazon Sumerian I said multiple times that in other game engines, like Unity, it is not possible to create a WebVR experience. Actually it is possible and I’ll explain you how. I had to try it, and so I did. You have to be warned about this.

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Firewall Zero Hour – How To Invite Friends To Online Games


The best way to secure victory is through one thing and one thing only: teamwork. That means you’ll need a team of battle-hardened chums to join you on the frontlines. But how do you actually find friends? That’s actually how you bring in friends.

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How To Access Your Personal Files From The Oculus Go


Facebook’s Oculus Go is a great device made even better by easy access to your personal files. According to a recent SuperData Research report, it’s predicted that Facebook will sell 1.8 Like Windows, you will simply connect your Oculus Go to your Chromebook.

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ARCore 101: How to Create a Mobile AR Application in Unity, Part 4 (Enabling Surface Detection)

Next Reality AR

This understanding of depth allows our augmented reality devices to know the locations of usable surfaces. One of the primary factors that separates an augmented reality device from a standard heads-up display such as Google Glass is dimensional depth perception.

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This AR App Teaches You How To Play The Piano


Learning to play the piano is getting an immersive upgrade with a new augmented reality (AR) piano training software called Music Everywhere. The HoloLens app aims to help students of all talent levels build fundamental music theory and performance skills.

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ARKit 101: How to Pilot Your 3D Plane to a Location Using 'hitTest' in ARKit

Next Reality AR

My name is Ambuj, and I'll be introducing all of you Next Reality readers to the world ARKit, as I'm developing an ARKit 101 series on using ARKit to create augmented reality apps for iPad and iPhone. Hello, budding augmented reality developers!

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