How to reset the Oculus Quest 2 PIN

Updated: February 22, 2023
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How to reset the Oculus Quest 2 PIN
by Oleksandra Melnychuk
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Did you accidentally forget your Oculus PIN code and can’t sign in? Or maybe you already logged in, but want to change your PIN? We got 7 useful instructions on how to reset the Oculus PIN. Stick to them and you’ll cancel your PIN within minutes!

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How to reset Oculus quest 2 PIN: 7 efficient ways

As we said before, you have 7 options to reset the PIN. You can set a new code when you forget it with the Meta app or via the site. You can renew it from the Meta Quest app, site, Oculus application, or Samsung Gear. Moreover, you can reset the code when you try to purchase something from the Oculus app store.

How to reset the Oculus PIN without the old PIN

Human memory isn’t perfect. So you may catch yourself thinking “I forgot my Oculus PIN. What should I do?”. Keep calm and follow Howly guidelines. Stick to this instruction if you wish to reset the PIN on the Meta Quest:

  1. Open the app.
  2. Tap on the Menu. It looks like three stacked lines.
  3. Open Settings Account Reset Quest PINForgot PIN?Request Reset.
  4. You’ll see additional instructions from the Meta team. Follow them.

If you prefer to reset your Oculus PIN via browser, check this guide:

  1. Open and sign in.
  2. Choose the PIN in the menu
  3. Choose Forgot PINRequest Reset.

The Meta may give you additional instructions. Follow them.

How to reset the Oculus PIN if you remember it

Change Oculus PIN

This instruction looks similar to the above, but with minor changes. If you want to do it from the Meta Quest app, follow this guide:

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  1. Open the application and tap on the Menu (it looks like three stacked lines).
  2. Go to Settings Account Settings  Reset Quest PIN.
  3. Enter your present code and write the new PIN twice.
  4. Choose Save.

For those who prefer computers, we got browser instructions:

  1. Sign in to
  2. Find the PIN and click on it.
  3. Type the current code and write the new PIN two times.
  4. Confirm your intentions by clicking Save.

Do you have the Oculus PC app? We have a step-by-step guide even for your case:

  1. Open the Oculus application.
  2. Choose Settings → Account → Meta Quest PIN.
  3. Type a new PIN and write the password to verify your intentions.
  4. Select the Submit virtual button.

How to make the Oculus PIN reset when you purchase via the Meta Quest app

Did you try to make a purchase, but forgot the Oculus PIN? Stick to this instruction:

  1. Choose Purchase.
  2. Select the Forgot PIN? option.
  3. Log in to the Oculus or Meta account.
  4. Write your new PIN.


What is an Oculus PIN?

It’s the PIN code that you should enter to verify your purchases on the Oculus store. You enter your password when you log into the Oculus or Meta Quest, and write your PIN when you buy from the Oculus app store.

How to find an Oculus PIN on mobile?

This is not a physical pin. Oculus PIN is the PIN code that you should enter to confirm Oculus store purchases. You can find it in the Meta Quest application.

Final Thoughts

As you see, you have many ways to set a new code. You can accomplish this from the Meta Quest app, web browser, Oculus app, and even Samsung Gear VR. You can just change it (if you remember the PIN) or set a new PIN code in case you forgot the old one. Choose the method that works the best for you and stick to Howly guidelines.

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Thank you! I was searching for how to change the pin with my Samsung phone. And I finally found the answers

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