This topic is about remote control. It can cover SSH, security, and other topics related to the non-local control of the pi.

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Static vs Dynamic IP for Pi [on hold]

World, So, I will be working on Raspberry Pi device (not sure which device to consider) and I am confused whether to choose a dynamic IP address for my device or assign a Static IP. Which one will be ...
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Running emulationstation from remote laptop

I downloaded Retropie for my RPi and I'd like to configure and tweak emulationstation from my Windows laptop. I tried connecting to the Pi with putty, but I can't run emulationstation. I get the ...
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Graphical demos only show on display connected to rpi. I want to see them headless (on my mac pro)

I can access my rpi on my mac pro via ssh and Microsoft Remote Desktop. However, when I try to run the demos such as hello_teapot it will only display on the monitor connected to the HDMI ...
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How learn about TightVNC on a Pi

I am a complete novice about and am using the first pi model made. Also I know nothing about TightVNC. Right now my pi is cabled to my router. It has keyboard, mouse and a HD tv. I down loaded Noobs ...
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Using RPi 2 over WAN with PuTTY and VNC

When using RPi 2 via remote internet connection, is there any harm in using both PuTTY and VNC (tightvncserver) at the same time?
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Remote Monitoring Battery status, Solar Panel, Inverter by Raspberry Pi B+ [duplicate]

Is it possible to monitor Voltage, current, Temperature etc. along with video streaming of solar panel using Raspberry Pi B+? I am planning to use Pi ADC for acquiring data corresponding to Voltage, ...
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blinking top bar with new user

I created new user and it to visudo via SSH. I tried to do SSH with new user and everything seems to work fine. Now when I try to access PI with remote desktop then top bar seems like blinking in a ...
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The transfer of files using the afp:// protocol from OSX10.11 to a RPi using its root password

I have a RPi running a server to which I wish to transfer some SSL certificate files to be able to establish a secure connection from a browser. I presently have connected headless to the RPi from an ...
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Update Kodi (OSMC) video library using ios remote

I am running Kodi via OSMC on a raspberry pi 2. Is there a way to update the video library using the iOS Official Kodi remote? The Kodi iOS remote wiki is pretty vague. If not are any other Kodi ...
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Set up chrome remote desktop in raspbian

I would like to know if there is a way to set up chrome remote desktop on my raspberry pi 2. I have installed chromium version 22 and when I try and get the chrome app for remote desktop, it says that ...
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Program won't run after tightvncserver auto start at boot. No probs if started manually

When remotely accessing my Pi via tightvnc my program won't run if the tightvncserver has been started automatically at boot. I've run the Raspbian install from the latest noobs on a R Pi 2 with a ...
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Mac El Capitan X11 Forwarding not working

When I bought my Pi couple of months ago, I had a set up going where I didn't need any external monitor to work on the Pi while on the go with my Macbook Pro. I'm usually in the Commandline, but I ...
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CEC-Client does not find devices but RPi controls my TV

my Raspberry Pi does turn on and off my TV automatically but the cec-client which can be used from the console does not find any devices. And so i can not control it via the command line. The output ...
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Any remote sensors for the Rasperry Pi?

I would like to build a temperature/humidity station with the PI, but I need several remote sensors to distribute around my house (crawlspace, attic, various rooms where I have plants, and yes, ...
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Remote controlling the PI

My father is a farmer, and he has a ball wrapper such as this one: http://www.hardwickagricultural.co.uk/controlpanel/shoppics/IMG_1266.JPG. For now, we can work quickly with it only if we are at ...
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Can't login into weaved from Raspberry

I have a problem, I successful created an account in the weaved network and successful logged in from my windows PC into the weaved website, I made all the necessary installation of weaved client ...
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Need some help debugging from Windows 7 to Raspberry pi using Netbeans

Up to now I've been developing software on the pi using and editor and make file though a terminal window and use printfs to debug my code. So I thought I'd use Netbeans to help this out as at work ...
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Strategy for controlling one Pi's outputs from another Pi's inputs via network

Im trying to use two Pi's as a bridge to trigger a garage doors button from an automation system that uses its own GPIO. My thoughts where give them each a static address and script one to ssh into ...
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How can I stream the display from the raspberry pi so that it shows on my windows ten laptop [duplicate]

I have found that setting up the Raspberry Pi with a television is difficult sometimes. I would like to get it working through my laptop instead to save space when I need to. I have looked at ...
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FreeRDP 1.2.x laggy video on RPi2

I have installed version 1.2.5-dev (git-d277346). Compiled with cmake -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Debug -DWITH_X11=ON -DWITH_XINERAMA=ON -DWITH_CUPS=ON -DCHANNEL_PRINTER=ON . When I play (YouTube) video, ...
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.profile/bash script only run locally [closed]

At the minute, I have an extra line in the ~/.profile file to start a program when my Pi boots up, is there a way I can update the script to detect if it's activated locally or from an SSH connection? ...
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Use ssh to control hdmi tty

I am running a raspberry pi without a mouse and keyboard attached (because i do not own either of them). I already installed Kodi on the Pi using the packet manager, but get stuck on the login screen ...
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How to start the XB1 and open Netflix through my Raspberry Pi?

Maybe some of you heard about the Netflix Switch. (http://makeit.netflix.com/the-switch) I want to build my own Switch using my Raspberry Pi and my xBox One. My Question is: Is there a workaround to ...
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Attic fan control system [closed]

I want to use a Raspberry Pi as a fan controller for a gable-mounted AC attic fan. I'm going to use an SSR to control the fan, and 1-wire temperature sensors to monitor attic temperature. The purpose ...
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Controlling a PC with a Raspberry Pi

Is it possible to control a PC via VNC or SSH with a Raspberry Pi? If so what are the methods should I do to achieve this?
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What am I doing wrong? IR Emitter with Raspberry Pi 2

I would like to control my TV with the Raspberry Pi 2. Using the following hardware: Raspberry Pi 2 with Geany IDE QEE113 IR Emitter BC547 NPN Transistor You can see my wiring on the diagram ...
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Mirroring the RPi onto my laptop

I have managed to have the RPi's GUI with the aid of XRDP in my windows desktop. My RPi is in the same network as my laptop but connected to a TV. So I am using the RDC (Remote Desktop Connection) ...
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SSH connection and filling out a field in a browser

With a SSH connection I can open midori: pi@raspberry$ DISPLAY=:0 midori http://www.google.com Google loads up as normal Q: How can I, from the terminal search for something whilst Google is ...
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Error starting remote access for ssh

Sometimes I switch between putty and working directly on the pi (with an extra monitor). This time I used putty and typed in "logout" by mistake. Putty closed immediately. Then I tried to open a new ...
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Create a connectable accespoint on Raspberry Pi

I want to send Java IOStreams between my Mobile(Android App) and the Raspberry Pi to control some lights etc. with my Android App later. I thought about using the Raspberry Pi somehow as an ...
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Creating a SD card image over network from unmounted/readonly rootfs [closed]

tl;dr Why is the /dev/mmcblk0 gone when i umount -l / or why can't i mount -r -o remount / ? Long text: I create backups from the SDcards of my RPIs from time to time. Until today i have to power ...
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Remotely connecting to the PI to download images

I'm trying to build a little project (my first) with my Pi which is running Raspbian. I want to set up a camera on my piece of land where I'm going to build my house to take some time lapse photo's. ...
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Remote Control Raspberry Pi

Is there any other way to remotely control the raspberry pi? I built a 4 wheeled robot that is automated by ultrasonic sensors, yet today I have to decided it to make it remote controlled, what are my ...
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SSH into Pi, why static IP 169.254.149.192 always?

This is more for curiosity than anything. By following the steps in this awesome guide. I managed to get remote connection working with the Pi and my MBP so that I could SSH into my Pi using the ...
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RaspberryPI OpenVPN Client Not Forwarding to tun0

I found plenty of guides for how to run RPIs as OpenVPN servers, but I want to run it as a client. I have a OpenVPN server set up using the following guide here: ...
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Connect to Raspberry PI Behind Private IP MiFi [closed]

I have a Raspberry PI that I have set up overseas, the issue is that it's using a MiFi device so it's behind a Private IP - I'm aware of things like Open VPN, etc but I am unsure exactly what I should ...
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Moving files from SD card to mounted USB drive using FTP client

What I'm trying to do is pretty simple: move a file from my SD card to a mounted USB drive, using filezilla as FTP client Here's what I get: Status: Renaming '/home/s0ubap/file.avi' to ...
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Infrared detection

I'm looking into making a small robot that will be Raspberry Pi controlled. One of the features I'd like to perform with the robot is moving to a certain area via infra-red sensors. My plan is to ...
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Raspberry pi location detection [closed]

Id like to create a small "car" alike robot (4 wheels and steering via servo) that will travel around my house. Id like the robot to be able to go and charge itself when its batteries are low, I do ...
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How to install NoMachine (NoMachine.com) on Raspberry 2

Has anyone installed NoMachine (a remote desktop program) on Raspberry Pi 2? Any success or tips you can pass on? I am having problems and am a newbie at Linux/Raspberry. The specs: Raspberry Pi 2 ...
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Develop a Raspberry python script from a windows

I want to develop a Raspberry python script from the windows side, for several reasons: I want to keep all the code (more) secure on my computer, in case I fry the RPi/try another project/reinstall ...
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Is it possible to control a stepper-motor with javascript?

So I have seen some examples, how you can control servo-motors with javascript, but we use 2 stepper-motors for our project and these use an extra library in python. So is there a way to control them ...
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Raspberri pi 2 desktop toolbar flickering over xrdp

When I log into my raspberry pi 2 over remote desktop with xrdp, the desktop toolbar constantly flickers and it doesn't get fixed by re-logging, or rebooting. Here are some images for reference; It ...
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Switching between TV's displaying OSMC on Raspberry Pi through Mobile Apllication

Description : I am trying to make a remote controller for OSMC(Kodi) media player installed on Raspberry pi. Rpi will connected to mobile app through wifi. On the other hand Rpi is connected to switch ...
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Adafruit FONA 808 GPS

With the goal of sending API Post requests over 2G from a raspberry pi based device, I set up an Adafruit FONA 808 as a tethered device by following their great tutorial. However, with the SIM808, I ...
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A great rdp client [closed]

Is there an RDP client for Raspbian OS or smilar that has the fo llowing features: Dual full screen. Can share local resources like drives. Remote audio. Can be free or paid.
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reboot raspberry remotly from webserver

I have many raspberries located in different places. All of them are connected to my website and download videos to show on their respective monitors. Is it possible to send some command from my ...
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Can Raspberry Pi be used as a desktop virtualization server?

I would like to use my Raspberry Pi B+ as a desktop virtualization server. Please check out the below image as reference. Here, Desktop Virtualization Server - Raspberry Pi. Windows XP - My laptop ...
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Seeing open windows via SSH and putty

I am currently using my pi2 as a face-recognition log in system, written in python, which is mounted on the wall on the other side of the room. I am trying to be able to connect to it via putty, over ...
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Using Irdroid with a raspberry

I am new on this forum, and I hope that my question may not seem too "easy" for you. I recently purchased an Irdroid transceiver in order to turn my Raspberry Pi into to remote control for my Samsung ...