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Is Profile & Account the same?

Memaw65
Explorer

Hello, Newbie & Old Lady here. I want to share my experience with a teenager, we went through the process of adding an account, I see it on my app called "profile" on my Oculus 2 I click "switch accounts" and she's not there?

Help! lol... can I make her an Oculus account? 

Can I make her an Oculus account? 

Please advise.  

I have tried to search every where...

Grateful for any help. 

Thank yall! 

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Choleni
MVP
MVP

Hi @Memaw65 🙂

first, if not already done, you have to create a account for the teen.

After that you can add the account to your headset.

Go to settings - accounts....my picture says Konto instead of account, I'm German

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then click on add account in the upper right corner.

HERE can you look for the steps needed to add an account.

Hope this helps

Greetings from another Old Lady 😂

 

WootM4ge
Meta Quest Support
Meta Quest Support

Hey there, @Memaw65! For setting up a new account, I recommend checking out the following article: Set up a Meta account on Meta Quest! Feel free to let us know if you have any further questions! 😊

"They say that the best blaze burns the brightest when circumstances are at their worst."

Memaw65
Explorer

Thank yall so much. I have been trying to switch the account over to her profile,which she named Alfred! lol..anyway. I learned how to take pics...as you can see it says accounts and on my headset in that area it says just me...I don't know should I start over? 

Thank you for all your help. 

 

Memaw65
Explorer

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 Sorey..This is all I got...

 

The very last picture you've postet.....that's where you have to click on "add account" in the upper right corner.

The photo above shows where I added it? But when I click it - no change.

So, Profile and Accounts are the same? 

I feel like deleting it and starting all over, I just wish there was like a 'guest account' option.  Easy Pessy! 

And why do they have account and profile? They are the same correct? 

No good deed goes unpunished..lol

 

Memaw65
Explorer

I deleted the profile for some reason it showed up on my FB page. Then I made another with my FB,I made that in my headset and seen it on my app..but wasn't able to click and change accounts.  I give up. Thanks for all your help. Maybe my 8 year old granddaughter will do it ...lol

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