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. Use Oculus Touch as wintab device

    Here's a crazy one.

    enable tilt, pressure, etc for applications like zbrush, photoshop, you name it.

    enable oculus touch to be used as a wintab device

    3 votes

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  2. VR ready keyboard and mouse

    New hardware. A keyboard which can be tracked and, using cap sense or other technology, knows which keys you are touching even if not typing. I am a good typist, but learned how much I cheat and look at my hands when I started doing VR because I have to look out the ***** in the bottom of the headset to see where my hands are. Let us look down in VR space and find the keys to help maintain the immersion. For that matter, same thing with the mouse.

    5 votes

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  3. Bug with Display Fusion

    When opening the Oculus beta software, the desktop background goes black and the taskbars both disappear then return. Both of these are controlled with Display fusion

    1 vote

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  4. 7 votes

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  5. "Hear non-VR apps in VR" options for both in and out of Dash

    Currently there is a new option to enable sounds coming from Windows to output through the Rift headphones, but it only works when Dash is active. Why not have an additional option for mirroring regardless of when Dash is being used? Say you want to hear notifications, music, videos, etc in VR no matter what you're doing. Without such an option, one has to manually go and change their audio device in Windows every time.

    4 votes

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  6. Allow review comments or discussion forums for each game

    So many times I see someone review a game and give it 1 star because of a problem they have with the game. Sometimes it's just user error and I wish I could just tell them or reply to their review but there's no way to communicate with them. It would be nice if we could reply to comments in reviews or at least have a discussion forum for each game where some users could get answers tips on issues they are having.

    6 votes

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  7. Option to go directly to library at startup

    99.9% of the time this is why I open the app. There's no reason to require an extra click to get there.

    9 votes

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  8. Option to go directly to library at startup

    99.9% of the time this is why I open the app. There's no reason to require an extra click to get there.

    2 votes

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  9. 5 votes

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  10. More keyboard options

    The full floating keyboard in VR is not the way to go, is the most familiar one but is just like smartphones keyboard is not fast enough atleast in a phone you feel the screen.

    I am talking about methods like the one we used to have before smartphones, mobiles had only the numeric pad with 9 keys each key had assign 3 or 4 letters.

    If we applied this principle to the thumbstick each axis direction will represent one of this 9 keys (3 letters)

    Ex: You click a EditText box no keyboard popup just use your thumbstick and…

    6 votes

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  11. Allow multiple user log in

    Allow multiple user log in on same computer while sharing the game library in order to be able to share/demo with family and friends.

    Similar system as Xbox where all users can play games installed.

    99 votes

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  12. Issue: mouse pointer speed doubles while Rift desktop app is open

    When I start Oculus app (without using Rift), my mouse pointer starts moving about twice as fast. As soon as I close it, the mouse goes back to normal.

    It should be noted that I am using Mouse Without Borders app and it only happens when moving mouse in remote mode. When I am using physical mouse, its speed is the same whether Oculus app is open or not.

    1 vote

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  13. Steam Desktop Bugging

    The desktop function in SteamVR is really buggy since the update to oculus home.

    1 vote

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  14. The desktop app is too big in size

    The default size is a lot bigger than before. Whenever I open the app, the vertical length is maximised to cover the entire screen (1440x900). I can resize it to roughly the same as the 1.20 Oculus app, but it doesn't retain the size upon restarting the app.

    Please make the app remember the last set size, and/or scale the default to the resolution of the screen (or just use the previous size).

    3 votes

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  15. software download stuck pending - status is 'queued'.

    The arrow is not clickable so I can't download it.
    tried
    - freeing up dispace
    - toggling 'private test channel'
    - rebooting/restarting software
    - reinstalling and choosing 'repair' option

    3 votes

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  16. Allow us to reset sensors from in-app

    Every so often I’ll get an error that says the tracking quality is poor on a sensor, or that the ms response time was too low/high. Would it be possible to get a button that allows us to effectively do the software equivalent of unplugging and plugging in that sensor?

    18 votes

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  17. Option to disable second desktop (dash desktop) for compatibility purposes

    I tried playing Doom VFR and it does not work with the second display device created by dash for the virtual desktop. While I was trying to make it work I managed somehow to make desktop not working in dash (the dash bar was still coming up) and doom DID work.

    Please make it so that we can disable second monitor device (and desktop with it) for compatibility purposes. I know I can revert back to the old home, and doom works fine with that but I don't want to rely on legacy software.

    4 votes

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  18. Greek (and other languages) keyboard

    I have english and greek keyboard in windows. I can only use and write in english. I cannot change keyboard language. Please fix it so we can change keyobaord langauges.

    3 votes

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  19. Master control list and button mapping.

    I would really like a master list of the controls and a button map. I am not always sure if I'm missing a feature or doing something wrong because not all functions are obvious.

    How do I use right-mouse button with left-right agnostic touch controls?
    Is there a way to click middle mouse button on touch?
    Are there gestures or combinations of buttons to keyboard/mouse functions?

    Separately, I really want a way to remap buttons on my touch controls to make the most of the buttons available.

    19 votes

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  20. While I do not have the headset on, my GPU is running at 810mhz,

    I just have the application open and my GPU is hit pretty hard for no reason.

    1 vote

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