How Do I Set Up Valve Index Controllers Oculus?

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By Valerie Becker

Are you looking to set up your Valve Index Controllers with the Oculus? Look no further, as we have got you covered! In this tutorial, we will guide you step by step on how to set up your Valve Index Controllers with Oculus.

Step 1: Download SteamVR

The first step is to download and install SteamVR on your computer. You can download it from the Steam website or directly from the Steam application.

Step 2: Connect your Valve Index Controllers

Once you have downloaded and installed SteamVR, it’s time to connect your Valve Index Controllers. Here’s how:

  • Connect the USB cable of each controller to your computer.
  • Press and hold the System button (the button with the Valve logo) on each controller until the LED light turns blue.
  • The controllers should now be paired with your computer.

Step 3: Launch SteamVR

Now that your controllers are connected, launch SteamVR. You can do this by clicking on the VR icon in the top right corner of the Steam application or by launching it directly from your desktop.

Step 4: Pairing with Oculus

To pair your Valve Index Controllers with Oculus, follow these steps:

  • Open the Oculus application on your computer.
  • In the Devices tab, click on Add a Device.
  • Select Valve Corporation from the list of manufacturers.
  • Select Left Controller and Right Controller from the list of devices.
  • Click Pair Device for each controller.

Step 5: Calibration

After pairing, it’s important to calibrate your controllers. Here’s how:

  • Hold your controllers in front of you, with the triggers facing each other.
  • Press and hold the System button on each controller until the LED light turns green.
  • Your controllers are now calibrated and ready to use!

Conclusion

Congratulations! You have successfully set up your Valve Index Controllers with Oculus.

Now you can enjoy your favorite VR games and experiences with full control using your new controllers. Remember, if you ever need to recalibrate or troubleshoot your controllers, refer back to these steps for a quick and easy solution.