Oculus Rift S and Rift


Welcome to the Oculus Rift S and Rift feedback forum! This is the location to provide all your feature requests and ideas for the Oculus Rift platform. We're looking forward to hearing from you on the following areas of the product:

  • Dash: Oculus Dash is the in-VR command center the pops up when you hit the Oculus button on your Touch controller. Dash allows you to access PC Desktop apps, your VR Library, and other system settings and services from anywhere in VR.
  • Desktop App: This is the out-of-VR Oculus application on your PC that allows you to do things like browse the store, manage your settings, and view your friends list, among other things.
  • General: Use this category for any feedback that doesn’t fit neatly into one of the other more specific categories.
  • Home: This is your customizable in-VR home where you can show off your unique style and decorations.
  • Store: The place where all VR app purchasing takes place. The Store category covers both the out-of-VR and in-VR stores.
Please do your best to ensure all ideas are original and have not been previously submitted. Thanks for helping us improve Oculus Rift S and Rift!    
  1. do not show 'disabled audio' as error

    I use my headset to play with my rift s. Therefore I disabled the Oculus audio.

    However the app is showing it as critical error. I recommend to only show a warning (e.g. yellow) for that, as it's confusing and I need to open the details to see if I have an actual error.

    1 vote

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  2. Allow custom install location of oculus home data.

    Every time an oculus update comes out I have to clean up room on my SSD to be able to install. What sucks is that the oculus program itself is taking up the most room on my drive, with the home data package being overwhelmingly the largest chunk of data (and it keeps getting larger with each update).
    It would be great to install the home data (and tutorials) to a custom location, as is done with the games, it would make updates much less of a headache.

    20 votes

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  3. Desktop App: Fix the installer.

    First and foremost. Allow us to choose where to install this app. In today's market, SSD's are much cheaper and storage more readily available. I think it's safe to say most users have multiple internal drives.

    I'm well aware we can "force" this program to install in a different drive using CMD prompt or a Run line. However, I think it's just bad form not to have this built into the installer.

    Secondly, make up your mind on how much space it will take. When I try to install with less than 21gb of free space it will tell me…

    3 votes

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  4. 'Your antivirus software prevented installation...' Makes it challenging to download & install. Exceptions and turned off AV, same issue..

    A software update would be in order. Never had problems with software like Steam. Works with smaller apps, larger ones is a hit or miss. Please look into fixing download manager.

    2 votes

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  5. Crucial to have Subtitles in games.

    Enforcement all games developers to have Subtitles includes please. For our equality and our rights.
    Too many games do not have subtitles and discrimination to people who depending on subtitles or close caption.

    6 votes

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  6. [Bug] First start of Oculus software with an additional Windows user ends in error "ovr88948175".

    Because the Virtual Desktop doesn't work as Windows standard user I created a power user. The first Oculus Software start logged in as this additional user ended up in an error "ovr88948175". After a time eating investigation I found the solution. This registry key was missing:

    [HKEYCURRENTUSER\Software\Oculus VR, LLC\Oculus\Libraries]

    Source: https://forums.oculusvr.com/community/discussion/74233/new-oculus-account-setup-error-ovr88948175

    1 vote

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  7. Stop Oculus Rift S from entering sleep mode

    I along with many others have the problem of Oculus Rift and Oculus Rift S going into stand by/sleep mode when HMD is taken off. This is a big struggle since we have huge events where we would like to showcase our applications. If the HMD is removed for more than 20 minutes and to wear it again, it takes large amount of time to be back on and sometimes it even loses tracking. I request Oculus Staff to never let the Rift S go into sleep mode so that the application can run perfectly. The users who would like…

    2 votes

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  8. Option for Less Exaggerated Controller Tracking

    Recently Stress Level Zero has released BONEWORKS on the Oculus platform, and since I own an oculus headset and enjoyed the steam version I decided to re-purchase the game. Though there is one thing that is immersion-breaking for me, which is the exaggerated hand tracking in comparison to the SteamVR version (video below, I move my hands with the same amount of force in both clips), which doesn't go through SteamVR. I would like an option to tone down the speed of the controller tracking for it to function more like the SteamVR version.

    2 votes

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  9. possibility to create own groups in Oculus Software Library to organize the titles

    I miss the possibility to organize the purchased SW titles into my own Groups.
    In other libraries like steam this is possible.
    Meanwhile i have a lot of titles in my Oculus library and i miss this feature more and more ...

    4 votes

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  10. Disable auto-launching the Oculus Client

    I keep my oculus Rift CV1 plugged into my PC all the time and its mounted on a 3D printed shelf next to my desk. Somehow, this configuration causes the oculus software to automatically launch whenever I turn my PC on, or just about do anything on my computer. This is rather annoying, as I'd prefer to keep my first plugged in as the cords are already out of the way.

    At present, I've found a workaround by setting the client to only run as administrator - however it would be nice to have an option in the settings to…

    2 votes

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  11. Add an option to rollback the Oculus software as a last resort.

    A recent update for the Oculus software has left my device effectively bricked due to AMD not releasing Windows 8.1 drivers that are new enough for the Oculus app to consider updated. I'm presently being told by Oculus support that my only option is to buy Windows 10 or a new graphics card, and that Oculus doesn't have the ability or intention to make my headset functional again. There should be an option to roll back software as a last resort in these kinds of cases that can allow Rift owners to use their device as they did before an…

    87 votes

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  12. Fix dirt rally 2.0 so you do not have to constantly swap the headset to hit a keyboard key and then put the headset back on

    I am a long-time user of dirt rally from steam. Yesterday I purchased dirt rally 2.0 from the oculus store. It was a great mistake. I had hoped (presuming that oculus had done the reprogramming) that the necessity for having to take the headset off to press a keyboard key to change a menu, setting etc. and that hopefully the oculus hand controllers would now be available for that function. Sadly, that is not the case. I constantly have to swap the headset off to press a key on the keyboard (obviously it is very difficult to fumble around with…

    1 vote

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  13. BY LETTING ME INSTALL OCULUS WITH A DYNAMIC BOOT DISK

    EVEN THOUGH I AM INSTALLING TO A BASIC DISK, YOU WANT ME TO REFORMAT MY WINDOWS 10 INSTALLATION BECAUSE YOU NEED TO UNPACK YOUR INSTALL FILES TO A BASIC DISK? WHAT?!?! WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOU PEOPLE?!?!? AMAZON RETURN! AMAZON RETURN! ONE STAR REVIEW (already)! FIRE YOUR ENTIRE POMPOUS, NITWIT, UNACCOUNTABLE INSTALL DEV TEAM IMMEDIATELY!

    2 votes

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  14. Subscription Service

    Why can't we have a Subscription service like the Vive?

    1 vote

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  15. Oculus Games Community pages

    Add per-game community forums in Oculus Store for news, feedback, feature requests and support between gamers and devs. I used the Steam community one to discuss an Oculus store purchase. It could use Facebook api.

    1 vote

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  16. disabling autostart

    a setting to enable / disable autostart

    1 vote

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  17. Local Setup Files

    Hi, i' d prefer a local downloaded installer rather than the momentary webinstallation. It would help cutting down the download time and speed up the installation process in case of any problems like the "no display port connection" problem. And i am sure that it is even possible to release a update for both the installed app and the setup.

    3 votes

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  18. Lego VR game

    Lego VR Game,

    Infinite bricks, import already made instructions / part lists from lego, share your creations, seated play, co-op etc.

    1 vote

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  19. I want to watch another 360 degree camera image on Oculus using RTSP

    Equipment configuration
    360 degree camera <4K, 360 degree>
    → (HDMI cable)
    → encoder
    → Notebook PC <Viewer software (360 degree compatible, Oculas Rift S compatible)>
    → Oculas Rift S <360 degree viewing>

    My name is Umino of Obayashi Corporation.
    There are many softwares that watch videos taken with the Oculas Rift S on a notebook PC. Is there a way to send 360-degree camera video to VR goggles with as little delay (RTSP) as possible?
    Please let me know if you have software.
    Is this possible with the virtual {Desktop} software?

    Instead of playing a saved video,
    I am expecting…

    1 vote

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  20. Allez niquer vos mères

    Ne pas pouvoir changer le répertoire d'installation sérieusement?! Vous vous foutez de la gueule de qui?! Devoir se taper une ligne de commande à rallonge qui fonctionne même pas à l'arrivée. Allez bien vous faire enculer bande de fils de pute

    1 vote

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