What to do if your computer does not recognize the Oculus Rift

The Oculus Rift provides for a great VR experience. Unfortunately there are many cables and many variables that can cause connection problems. If you are having a connection issue please visit the Oculus Rift set up guide to make sure your VR headset is properly set up. If you are sure that your set up was done correctly and you still have problems with your Oculus Rift , then just check this following steps:

1. Check if the cables are connected correctly or check if all of your USB ports are functional.
2. Check if the Oculus software was installed correctly.
3. Check if you have any compatibility problems.

The Oculus has came up with a compatible check program that is meant for
windows. This program will check the PC and then give suggestions if any potential updates are needed. You will know if your PC is ready or not ready for VR. If you want to access the Compatibility Tool this is what you need to do :

1. Download the file for Oculus Rift Compatibility Tool.
2. When the download for the file is finished, click Run.
3. Once you have installed the program click Start. After the previous steps you can see the results.

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