4. Set Up Your Oculus Rift Hardware

Connect and update your Oculus Rift HMD.


In this section, we will look at how you complete the setup for your Oculus Rift HMD and peripherals.

When you first plug your Oculus Rift into your PC, the Rift software may ask you to update the firmware for your Rift. DO NOT skip this or your Rift might not work with UE4!

  1. After the Rift drivers have finished installing the following screen will be displayed. Press the Next button to begin the Rift setup process and follow the directions on the screen.


If you need help during any part of the Rift setup process, click on the Get Help link that is in the lower lefthand corner to get help.

For quick reference, you can find the help links listed in the lower right-hand corner of each setup below. The links have are ordered in the same way that they appear in the setup process.

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