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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Remote Control a Raspberry Pi (currently behind a restricted wifi network)

I build a vending machine, which will be behind different Wifi networks in malls. I cannot influence any configuration of the wifi network. For the regular usage the vending machine uses the internet ...
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Control Raspberry Pi with Android app over Wi-Fi

I want to do something like this (Control car by wifi using Android and Arduino) using Raspberry Pi and Android. On my Raspberry I already have the program for motors, but I want to make something ...
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Remmina client connect from RPI to Windows 10 Home

I'm trying to start a remote desktop session from my RPi3 to my PC (running Windows 10) using Remmina. Windows 10 Home doesn't have the option to allow remote connections. How can I connect from my ...
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How to enable Rapsberry Pi remote access over internet when behind NAT(not just for ssh but complete acces) [duplicate]

So I've been using Happily using raspberry remotely for sometime now. But I had to move few weeks back and my new ISP has put me behind NAT or something so no public IP. So I've tried few options like ...
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LirC issue with TSOP4838 on OSMC

I'm trying to made LirC works correctly on my RaspberryPI2 with a IR Remote Control (I don't remember the model, however...). I have follow the guide in this link: Learn ADAFRUIT: Using an IR Remote ...
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SSH to Raspberry Pi Remotely

When I am trying to SSH to Raspberry Pi using the same network, the following works: bash-3.2$ ssh pi@192.X.Y.Z however when I am trying to SSH to it from home network it doesn't. How can I do so ...
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How to use remote debugging on RaspPi using PyCharm with X11 forwarding

I am trying to make a small app using Python, OpenCV on my RasPi. For this I've selected using PyCharm on my Windows machine and use its remote deployment and debugging feature. This is also all ...
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Connect via SSH to the main display active terminal

My Raspberry Pi reboot to the terminal and not the desktop environment. I got a video display connected to it through the HDMI. I would like to connect to that Pi via SSH from my PC and remote ...
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OMXPLAYER for MP4 files

Trying to play mp4 files in my raspberry pi but it keeps giving me the "Have a nice day" output.... I tried this and it works perfectly omxplayer /opt/vc/src/hello_pi/hello_video/test.h264. Also I ...
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create a remote pc cheaply

Problem: i have a high end gaming PC and a laptop. I work mostly on my laptop in my room since the PC is kept in hall due to some restriction. In a few days i am going to have to let go of my laptop, ...
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Need to install a package without updating OR How to remote access RPi over the internet w/o updating RPi or using port forwarding

As the question text reads, I need to enable remote access on my RPi over the internet without using port forwarding. I have a custom OS and can not do a general update without overwriting some of the ...
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Is this the correct usage of rsync to create a Raspberry Pi backup?

Pardon my ignorance, I am a new user of this site, Linux, and the Raspberry Pi. The following is a link to a question, from which I used user goldilocks' well documented answer of using rsync, to ...
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Remote develeopment with Netbeans: debugger goes to disasembly

I managed to set up remote development on RPi with Netbeans 8.0.2 over direct connection to my laptop. my simple program compiled, run and debugged. #include <iostream> using namespace std; ...
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Multiple Raspberry Pi as kiosk

What would be the best way to manage multiple raspberry Pi in kiosk mode? I was thinking on pointing them to a website that has the information they need to display. But I don't know if there's ...
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Static vs Dynamic IP for Pi [closed]

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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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 ...