SteamVR support now available on Oculus Quest through sideloading

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Virtual Desktop’s SteamVR feature allows users to stream PC games to their Oculus Quest. Despite pushback from the VR community, the feature was officially removed in the latest update. Users can now sideload the SteamVR feature to their Oculus Quest. The feature had to be removed from the app because of a request by Oculus. Virtual Desktop allows users to stream their PC to their Oculus Quest, and until recently it had the ability built in to stream games through SteamVR. Streaming PC games to the Oculus Quest has become more complicated but is still available through the Virtual Desktop app thanks to sideloading. The developer behind the app has reached out on Reddit to explain the situation. But Oculus requested the feature be removed. While the Oculus Quest is an untethered VR headset that can play games and use apps without requiring a PC, it can’t run some more demanding games. The developer states that while the SteamVR feature had to be removed from Vi…