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How to clean the HTC Vive XR Elite?

In this article you will learn how to clean the HTC Vive XR Elite.

What is needed:

  • HTC Vive XR Elite
  • HTC Vive XR Elite controllers 
  • Clean microfiber cloth 
  • Neutral, non-acidic cleaning solution (SPRAY Twice a Day)

To clean your headset, DO NOT:

  • Spray or pour any liquids on the headset or controllers
  • Use any cleaning solutions on the lenses and tracking camera lenses 
  • Use abrasive products such as paper towels
  • Wash the face cushion or temple pads

How to clean the HTC Vive XR Elite

  1. Make sure the headset is turned off.
  2. Take off the face cushion of the headset. Grab the face cushion at the top center and gently pull it towards you.
  3. To clean the inside lenses of the headset take a clean and dry microfiber cloth and wipe with a circular motion from the inside of the lens to the outside, to ensure that no buildup is left on the lens.
  4. With a clean and dry microfiber cloth wipe the tracking camera lenses on the outside of the headset. 
  5. Spray the neutral, non-acidic cleaning solution onto a clean microfiber cloth and squeeze out any excess fluid from the cloth, so it is damp but not dripping.
  6. Gently wipe the headset and controllers with the damp cloth. Make sure to NOT wipe the lenses or the tracking camera lenses.
  7. Dry all the areas that were cleaned, using a dry and clean microfibre cloth.
  8. Reattach the face cushion.

You will now know how to clean the HTC Vive XR Elite.

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