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How to delete files off of the HTC Vive XR Elite?

In this article you will learn how to delete files off of the HTC Vive XR Elite.

What is needed:

  • HTC Vive XR Elite
  • Optional: HTC Vive XR Elite controllers

How to delete file off of the HTC Vive XR Elite

  1. Go to the main lobby. To do so press the Vive Button on the right controller and click on Back to Lobby on the bottom right corner.
  2. In the dock which is located at the bottom of your view, click on Settings.
  3. On the left side of the Settings window click on Storage.
  4. Click on File browser.
  5. Select the folder you want to delete a file in.
  6. Click on the file you want to delete.
  7. In the top right corner click on the trash can icon.
  8. You will be asked if you want to delete the file. Click on Yes in the bottom right corner.

The file is now deleted from the HTC Vive XR Elite.

How to delete file off of the HTC Vive XR Elite with your computer

  1. Connect the headset to the computer using a USB-C to USB-C cable. A guide on how to connect the headset to your computer can be found here.
  2. Turn on your headset. 
  3. Now on your computer open the Explorer.
  4. Copy the file or files you want to transfer to the headset.
  5. Click on the folder called This PC
  6. In there click on the folder called VIVE XR Series.
  7. In this folder you will find all the files that are on your headset. For example: Pictures, Downloads.
  8. Select the folder you want to delete a file in.
  9. Delete the file you want to delete.

The file is now deleted from the HTC Vive XR Elite.

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