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How to connect the Magic Leap 1 to your computer?

In this article you will learn how to connect your Magic Leap 1 to your computer.

*Important: To connect the Magic Leap 1 to the computer you need to register your account as a developer. To do so, visit

**Important: To connect the device to the computer, you need to download Magic Leap Lab. To do so, visit:

What is needed:

  • Magic Leap 1
  • USB-C cable
  • Computer

How to connect the Magic Leap 1 to your computer?

  1. On your Magic Leap 1 device, Go to Settings > Device > Developer > Developer Mode
  2. Enable “MLDB access”
  3. Connect the Lightpack of your Magic Leap to your computer with an USB-C cable
  4. On your computer, launch the Magic Leap Lab
  5. Click on “Start Device Bridge”

The Lab should now connect to your device and you can use the tool to manage apps and files, as well as show information about the device.

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