OptiTrack with custom HMD

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OptiTrack with custom HMD

Post by axteroide » Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:04 am


So I'm trying to have OptiTrack working with a custom HMD but in Motive I can't even create the HMD in the Builder panel (Create button is just deactivated), and I'm not sure if it requires an Oculus or Vive HMD connected or if I'm doing something wrong.
Would be possible to create the HMD Rigidbody for a custom HMD, or should I just use a common Rigidbody?

Thank you.

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Re: OptiTrack with custom HMD

Post by steven.andrews » Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:14 am

Hi axteroide,

Motive will only let you create an HMD if you are using our active HMD clips. For your custom HMD you will need to create a normal Rigid Body.

Steven Andrews
OptiTrack | Senior Customer Support Engineer

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