How do I resolve SteamVR Error 208?

If you encounter the SteamVR Error 208 (Monitor not Found) issue, check if the troubleshooting details on What can I do to troubleshoot the headset? can resolve the problem.

If you're using Windows 8 or later, the issue might be caused by enhancements in power management settings. Do these steps as a workaround:

  1. On your computer, go to Control Panel > System and Security > System.
  2. Click Device Manager, and then click to expand the list under Universal Serial Bus controllers.
  3. Right-click Generic USB Hub (there may be more than one with the same label), and then select Properties.
  4. Click the Power Management tab, and then de-select Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power.
  5. Unplug and re-plug the power cable on the link box.
  6. Restart the SteamVR app.

    For more information, you may refer to the SteamVR Troubleshooting page.

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