We have decided to phase out the Mixed Reality Forums over the next few months in favor of other ways to connect with us.
The first way we want to connect with you is our mixed reality developer program, which you can sign up for at https://aka.ms/IWantMR.
The plan between now and the beginning of May is to clean up old, unanswered questions that are no longer relevant. The forums will remain open and usable.
On May 1st we will be locking the forums to new posts and replies. They will remain available for another three months for the purposes of searching them, and then they will be closed altogether on August 1st.
So, where does that leave our awesome community to ask questions? Well, there are a few places we want to engage with you. For technical questions, please use Stack Overflow, and tag your questions using either hololens or windows-mixed-reality. If you want to join in discussions, please do so in the HoloDevelopers Slack, which you can join by going to https://aka.ms/holodevelopers. And always feel free to hit us up on Twitter @MxdRealityDev.
Lenovo MR Headset Causes My Desktop to Flicker but Never Launches VR Display
I have a custome built PC that is compatable based on the Windows MR test result. I'm running the latest Nvidia Geforce driver but I still get a warning. Not sure if this is the issue. I can sucessfully complete the Windows VR setup, have tested sucessfully on another laptop and it works fine but when I plug it into my desktop it just causes the desktop screen to flicker and make my PC lock up. Nothing ever displays out of the headset. Do I need to use 2.2 drivers instead of the latest 2.3? Is there something else I'm missing?
You’re nearly there
This PC may be able to run Windows Mixed Reality, but some features might be limited.
Ok Operating system Windows 10 Fall Creators Update or later Ok Graphics card NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Warning Graphics driver 22.214.171.12477 (WDDM 2.3) Ok CPU Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2300 CPU @ 2.80GHz Ok RAM 16 GB Ok Disk space 108 GB Ok USB 3.0+ Ok Bluetooth 4.0+