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Windows 10 Safe Mode Login Issues

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I recently had been experiencing some issues with my Windows 10 install and was attempting to log in through Safe Mode, but kept encountering an issue where my password was incorrect.  The solution to this problem is quite simple. Continue reading

Nintendo Switch: Easily convert files from xci to nsp using 4nxci

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If you are looking to load .nsp files to your Nintendo Switch but they are currently formatted as .xci there is an easy to use tool to accomplish this.  It’s called 4nxci and all it takes is a few clicks. Continue reading

How to Sideload APK’s to Oculus Quest on Mac

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Are you wanting to sideload some APK’s on your Oculus Quest?  Read on for instructions for Mac.

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How to Play SteamVR on the Oculus Quest using ALVR

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I came across an interesting post on Reddit earlier today saying that it was possible to play SteamVR with the Oculus Quest using an application called ALVR.  I decided to give it a try today and these are the steps to install ALVR.

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Which Oculus Quest storage option is right for you?

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The Oculus Quest was officially released today, and while you may have decided to buy it you’re a little unsure which storage size to get.  After all there isn’t a microSD slot to increase the storage.  But, if you’re like me you’re probably debating whether or not is it really worth the $100 to get double the storage size?

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Must Have Free Games for New Oculus Rift Owners 2018

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Congratulations on your Oculus Rift purchase.  Of course you want to dive into anything and everything VR has to offer.  Here are some great VR experiences and best of all they are free.

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HTC Vive vs Oculus Rift, which one should you buy?

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As prices have come down quite a bit on VR headsets since initial release I thought I’d quickly do a comparison between both the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift.

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Lenovo Explorer Mixed Reality Headset and Controller Issues

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How I fixed no video from the display and controllers not being picked up in Mixed Reality Portal. Continue reading

Windows Mixed Reality H0002000-0 Error

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How I fixed the H0002000-0 error in Mixed Reality Portal for Windows Mixed Reality Headsets.

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EVGA Hybrid Kit Pump Buzzing Fix Alternative

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If you’ve upgraded to the EVGA Hybrid Kit and noticed that there is a buzzing sound there is a fix.  For the simple fix that retains your warranty you might want to check out my previous post here which uses a 4 pin mini gpu adapter.  If you are wanting to venture in to soldering your own fan wire like I did, although it voids the warranty, read on.

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