Getting started with Viveport on Oculus Rift (FAQ)

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Getting started with Viveport on Oculus Rift (FAQ)

What do I need to play Oculus Rift compatible titles on Viveport?

 

You’ll need the following to play Oculus Rift compatible titles on Viveport:

 

  • An Oculus Rift HMD connected to your PC
  • An Oculus.com account
  • Oculus Rift software installed (Available to download here
  • In the Oculus Rift software, the ‘Allow Unknown Sources’ option must be on

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How do I install Viveport titles to use on my Oculus Rift?

Follow these steps to install Viveport titles on your Oculus Rift:

 

  • Install the Viveport desktop app (Available to download here)
  • Sign up for an HTC account
  • While logged in, browse for Oculus Rift compatible titles, either on Viveport.com or the desktop app
  • After purchasing any Oculus Rift compatible title, it will be added to your Viveport Library
  • Download and launch the title from the Viveport desktop app

 

How do I install Viveport Subscription titles to use on my Oculus Rift?

 

Follow these steps to install Viveport Subscription titles for use on your Oculus Rift:

 

  • Install the Viveport desktop app (Available to download here)
  • Sign up for Viveport Subscription here (A 14-day trial is available for new subscribers. You can cancel your subscription online at any time)
  • While logged in, browse for Oculus Rift compatible titles, either on your Viveport Subscription page, on Viveport.com or the desktop app
  • After adding titles to your Viveport Subscription, it will be added to your Viveport Library
  • Download and launch the title from the Viveport desktop app

How do I know that a title on Viveport is Oculus Rift compatible?

 

On any title’s Viveport product page, you will see Oculus Rift listed under supported headsets. In addition, you can search Viveport using the Oculus Rift headset filter.

 

Can I combine Vive-compatible and Oculus Rift-compatible titles in one Viveport Subscription?

 

Yes, you can. Within your five slots for Viveport Subscription you can have any mixture of Vive or Oculus Rift compatible titles.

 

Stephen 'Rockjaw' Reid
- Community Wrangler


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