Oculus Rift is a bug

If your Oculus Rift S headset won't connect, try these troubleshooting tips:

  • Connect your Rift S to your computer in the following order:
    1. Connect the USB cable.
    2. Wait five seconds or so for the light on the Rift S headset to come on.
    3. Connect the DisplayPort cable.
  • Make sure your Rift S headset is plugged into the corresponding graphics card connected. If you are using the integrated graphics card, the headset will not connect.
  • Make sure you have the latest updates installed on your Rift S and your computer.
  • Install the latest Oculus drivers as follows:
    1. Close the Oculus app.
    2. Press the Windows key + R.to open the Run command window.
    3. Type in the command line C: \ Program Files \ Oculus \ Support \ oculus-drivers a.
    4. Open the file oculus-driver.
    5. Open the Oculus app and try again to connect your headset.
  • Restart the Oculus app on your computer.
Are you using a mini DisplayPort?

If you have a mini DisplayPort adapter, make sure you are using the adapter that came with the Rift S. Third-party adapters are not currently supported by the Rift S.

If these steps do not solve the problem, check the camera settings in Windows.

Are you still having problems?

If you continue to have problems with your Rift S, contact Oculus support.