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How to reboot the Magic Leap 2?

In this article you will learn how to reboot the Magic Leap 2.

What is needed:

  • Magic Leap 2 & Compute Pack
  • Magic Leap 2 controller

How to reboot the Magic Leap 2 

  1. Go to the main menu by pressing the “Home” Button which is located at the bottom of the controller displaying a house.
  2. The main menu displays square icons aligned vertically on the left side of your view.
  3. Select the icon that is located at the bottom of that row.
  4. A window will appear next to the icon you selected.
  5. At the bottom of that window you will see the “Restart” button displaying a round arrow on the left side of that button.
  6. Then you will be asked if you want to restart the headset.
  7. Click on the purple “Yes” button on the bottom right corner of that window.

The headset will now reboot.

How to reboot the Magic Leap 2 if the Headset does not turn on

For this you will additionally need:

  • Computer 
  • USB-C cable to either USB-C or USB depending on the ports on your computer
  • Magic Leap Hub installed on your computer

  1. If the headset does not turn on you can reboot the headset with the computer through the Magic Leap Hub.
  2. Download the Magic Leap Hub to your computer.
  3. Launch the Magic Leap Hub on your computer.
  4. Connect the Magic Leap Compute Pack with the computer. Plug the USB-C end of the cable into the Compute Pack and the other end of the cable into the computer.
  5. On your computer in the main menu of the Magic Leap Hub, you will see up to 6 rectangular fields. In the “Device Bridge” field click on the white “Start Device Bridge” button.
  6. The Device Bridge will start. 
  7. At the top of the Device Bridge you need to select the “Dashboard” tab.
  8. There you will see the Magic Leap 2 headset displayed inside a circle.
  9. Click on the “Restart” Button underneath the displayed headset.

Your Magic Leap 2 will restart. 

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