Quest 2 Practice Tutorial

Requirements: an Oculus Quest 2 headset, a (possibly remote) computer running Windows 10

Estimated time: 1.5 hours


In the tutorial, you will get familiar with your Quest 2 headset, its controls, and the process of running SteamVR on your headset. Note that this tutorial assumed that you've already completed the Oculus Quest 2 Setup Guide. 

Complete the First Steps tutorial provided by Oculus. This tutorial comes pre-installed on your headset, and can be started by going to Apps and selecting the application titled First Steps.

2. Running Google Earth VR

In this portion of the tutorial, you'll run Google Earth VR on your headset. Since Google Earth VR is a SteamVR game, you'll need to connect your headset to a Windows computer to run the application, which can be done using one of the methods outlined in the Quest 2 Setup Guide. To download and launch Google Earth VR, perform the following steps:


While using Google Earth VR, complete the following objectives: 

Common Issues:

3. Running Google Earth Web

Here, you'll do a similar activity, but in your browser instead of VR.  Afterwards you'll fill out a form comparing your experience in each. 


While using Google Earth Web, complete the following objectives: