Before you set up your Oculus Rift, check to make sure the following things are up to date:
Drivers enable your graphics card hardware to communicate with your computer. Staying up-to-date with the latest drivers available for your graphics card is needed for a smooth experience with Oculus Rift. Occasionally, you may need to repair or uninstall and reinstall your graphics drivers to resolve a driver related issue.
To check for updates for your graphics card:
There are two options to download and install the latest drivers for your NVIDIA graphics card:
There are two options to download and install the latest drivers for your AMD graphics card:
To repair your graphics card drivers:
To uninstall and reinstall your graphics card drivers:
USB driver updates should be included with Windows updates, but you may need to install updates directly from your manufacturer’s website: