How Do I Watch Netflix on My VR Valve Index?

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By Eric Wilson

Are you a fan of virtual reality and Netflix? Do you want to enhance your viewing experience by combining the two?

If so, you’re in luck! In this article, we’ll show you how to watch Netflix on your VR Valve Index.

First, make sure that your VR Valve Index is connected to your computer and that you have Steam installed. Once that’s done, follow these steps:

Step 1: Install the Virtual Desktop app

The first thing you’ll need to do is install the Virtual Desktop app. This app allows you to view your desktop in VR and access all of your computer’s applications, including Netflix.

  • Open Steam and go to the Store.
  • Search for “Virtual Desktop” and click on it.
  • Click “Add to Cart” and then “Purchase.”
  • Follow the instructions to download and install the app.

Step 2: Launch Virtual Desktop

Once Virtual Desktop is installed, launch it from your Steam library. Put on your VR headset and you should see a virtual screen in front of you.

Step 3: Open Netflix

Now that you’re in Virtual Desktop, open up your web browser. Type in into the address bar and press enter. You should now see Netflix on the virtual screen in front of you.

Step 4: Put on headphones

If you want to fully immerse yourself in the experience, put on a pair of headphones or earbuds. This will help block out any outside noise and make it feel like you’re really inside a movie theater.

Tips for watching Netflix in VR

Here are some tips to help you make the most of your Netflix VR experience:

  • Adjust the virtual screen size and distance to your liking. You can do this by using the controls in Virtual Desktop.
  • Use a comfortable chair and make sure you’re sitting in a well-lit room.
  • Take breaks every now and then. VR can be intense on your eyes and brain, so it’s important to give yourself a break every once in a while.

In conclusion

Watching Netflix on your VR Valve Index is a great way to enhance your viewing experience. By following these simple steps, you’ll be able to watch all of your favorite shows and movies in virtual reality. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the show!