Meta Quest 2 Setup

Elma Kujovic
Elma Kujovic
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This article will walk you through the process of setting up a Meta Quest 2 out of the box for the first time. 

Meta Quest headsets can be used standalone or tethered (check PC system requirements for tethered headsets here).

Source: Meta

Before you set up your Quest 2, you will need the following:

  • 2 AA batteries for your controllers
  • A fully charged headset
  • Your wifi password and name
  • Your mobile phone

Wireless Set Up

To set up, follow these steps: 

  1. Download the Meta Store app on your smartphone and pair it with your headset through Meta Mobile App. Check the full process here.
  1. Once set up, go to Meta Store. Search and download the Gravity Sketch app (this can be done on your headset or on your mobile).
  1. Launch the app, log in to your LandingPad account and start creating.

Tethered via Oculus Link Set Up

  1. Download the Oculus PC app (or Steam) on a compatible gaming computer: If you are using Steam then you need to make sure it's allowed to launch from an unknown source: open the Oculus app, go to Settings>General> allow/enable Unknown Sources.
  1. Make sure your Quest is turned on. Open Oculus app on your computer > select Devices > Add Headset > Select Link (Cable). Go through the linking process.
  1. Once the Oculus Link Setup is complete put on the headset and selects “Allow access to data”.
  1. Go to the Quick Settings Menu and select Oculus Link.
  1. Download the GS app in Meta Store.
  1. Launch the app, log in to your LandingPad account and start creating.

To connect your headset via Air Link check the instructions here.


Controllers Guide


Meta Support Team

If you are having trouble setting up your headset, feel free to contact the Gravity Sketch Support Team and we'll be happy to help out. We can help with general Headset issues as well as any questions you have about Gravity Sketch. 


To contact the Meta Support team directly, visit their Support Page.

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