Vive Pro Tracker is not detected by PC

HTC Vive Pro Tracker is not recognized by PC
I cannot find the tracker in Steam VR
VIVE Tracker (3.0) cannot be detected by SteamVR #

If you experience issues with your tracker (Vive Pro 3.0) or with the Base stations please check out the official support by Vive:

Vive Pro Support

First please try to fix the issue based on the official Vive troubleshooting guide:

If VIVE Tracker (3.0) cannot be detected by SteamVR, try the following:

  • Make sure that at least one base station can see VIVE Tracker (3.0).
  • Turn VIVE Tracker (3.0) off and on again to reactivate tracking.
  • Restart the SteamVR app.

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Our solution – which worked several times

  • Start SteamVR manually from the Start Menu –> RobPathRec –> SteamVR
  • Switch off the tracker
  • Remove the dongle
  • Switch on the tracker
  • Press the triangle button on the tracker, as long it starts to blink blue
  • Plug in the dongle

If the tracker is still not detected, please start a pairing process:

  1. Turn the controllers on by briefly pressing the System button.
  2. Launch the SteamVR app.
  3. Click  > Devices.
  4. Click Pair Controller. Follow the instructions to complete the process.

    The status light shows as blinking blue while the pairing is in progress. The status light turns solid green when the controllers are paired with the headset.

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