Questions regarding issues installing specific applications or operating systems on the Raspberry Pi.

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Install windows 10 ioT [on hold]

I would like know how to install my little raspberry PI 2 model B, i saw site of microsoft for dev and i don't understand nothing! anyone can you help me? thanks. Daniel.
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How to kill lightdm?

So I installed LightDm on raspbian lite, but forgot to install a desktop manager. Now, I can't get out of the lightdm login screen! Ctrl-Alt-F1through6 don't work! Neither cancel nor login can get me ...
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Initial startup blank screen

So when I say I'm new to raspberry pi, I've got nowhere... I've taken my raspberry pi model B+ v1.2 out of the box plugged mouse, keyboard, hdmi (monitor) and sd card in. No Ethernet. I've plugged ...
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Not able to Install openCV 2.4.9 on raspberry pi 2 model B

I am trying to install openCV 2.4.9 on raspberry pi 2 but facing some error regarding libtiff4-dev image format. I have tried with 'libtiff5-dev' also but it is not working. I dont know what the ...
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How to install seafile client

The seafile-client from https://www.seafile.com/en/download/ it not working, because it is not compiled for arm. How can I install seafile-client for raspberry pi?
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How to install midori?

I see lots of posts on the internet on how to use or optimize Midori but everyone seems to assume that the Pi 2 B comes with Midori. I don't know about anyone else, but mine came with Epiphany. How ...
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Windows 10 IoT Dual Boot

I have a new Raspberry Pi 2 Model B ARMv7 (with blank 64GB SDcard), and would like to install Windows 10 IoT Core. I know it's supported for this hardware. What I'd like to do though, is have the ...
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How do you get C# onto your raspberry pi?

I would like to start learning C# and really want to code in it on my raspberry pi. However, I can't find a way to get C# onto my pi. Does anyone know how to do this? I have the Raspberry pi 2 ...
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Installing Chrome on Raspbian

I am following a tutorial that is based on a Chrome extension so I have to install Chrome. When I tried the following command: sudo apt-get install chromium I get the following error: E: Package ...
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elementary os freya when overclocking? [duplicate]

If I overclock my raspberry pi 2 model b, will I then be able to install elementary os freya onto my raspberry pi?
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Getting the latest version of R on the Raspberry Pi

I have a Raspi that runs Debian Jessie (downloaded from the official Raspberry Download Website (Version 2015-11-21)). For one of my projects I want to use the software r and some of the very useful ...
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Unable to locate “fim” package

sudo apt-get install fim results in the error message "unable to locate package fim". fbi seems to be fine though. Any idea why?
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luakit browser installation fail

I am trying to install Luakit browser on Raspberry Pi on Rasbian 7 (Wheezy). However when I execute sudo apt-get install luakit I get following output from console: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get ...
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JAVA: no such file or directory (libjli.so)

OK. Let me start. I am busy making a musical floppy player, connected everything up to my Raspberry Pi, and wrote a Java program to control it. I used OpenJDK 7 on Raspbian Jessie Lite. Then I took a ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 browns out during boot up

This is the first time I am trying to hook it up. It is powered by 5V 2A power adapter. The red light keeps going off during boot up. I have removed all peripherals (keyboard, mouse and even display) ...
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Can't install O/S from NOOBS

Preformatted 8GB micro SD card opens screen to install Raspbian, data partition, or boot from Scratch, but says I have 0 MB of 2762 MB needed, and offers no options to proceed. Where do I go from ...
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Can I get the full version of Windows 10 on Raspberry Pi

Here is what i was thinking. download Windows and NOOBS on an SD card and install it that way. Will that work?
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rPi 'no installation candidates', updated repositories, no change

So, I tried to install chromium on my rPi B+, running raspbian. I encountered 'no installation candidate', and the Internet recommended updating my repo files. So, I did so, expecting the error to be ...
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Raspberry Pi B+ can't install node-red

I read an article on the newest MagPi about node-red and I decided to install it. I used: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install nodered The 4th ...
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how do i add a .img file to my sd card that has the OS?

I jusr got a 3.5" lcd touch screen. I have an .img file from the manufacturer. How can I add this onto an existing SD? Can I just install it through a command line?
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'make' command does not work while installing wine from source on pi 2

Following these steps, I tried to install wine from source, running sudo apt-get install wine1.6 or sudo apt-get install wine-1.6 never worked. I tried looking for answers on this fourm and the last ...
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install LIBEVENT&LIBOPENAL

I wish install one game in Raspberry Pi 2. This game has been developper to ubuntu; fedora; windows; mac; ios; android. Since the raspberry pi 2 is linux too I think they are the "same" > ...
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Cannot install bluetooth

After installing the Bluetooth package I got the following errors: Extracting templates from packages: 100% Preconfiguring packages ... dpkg: warning: parsing file '/var/lib/dpkg/available' near line ...
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Touchscreen - configuration issue?

Good day! I have a rpi B+ with 3,2" display (fb_ili9340) and XPT2046 touch controller. Previously 3.18.10, now 4.0.7 kernel. Display works perfectly as with waveshare32b module, but no touchscreen ...
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Error while trying to compile RStudio

I'm using Raspbian in a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B I've followed the guidelines in the RStudio Webpage and also in this topic https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=55828 sudo su ...
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How to install Raspbian without an SD card reader

I'm new to the Raspberry Pi platform and I just bought one! I downloaded Raspbian from the download location and then realized that I don't have a card reader to install the ISO. How can I install it ...
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Did MySQL server cleanly install?

okay so I'm fairly new to the raspberry pi. I went and tried to install a MySQL server. sudo apt-get install mysql-server python-mysqldb the first time I tried it failed. So then I went and ...
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How to install InfluxDB and Grafana

How to install InfluxDB and Grafana on my Raspberry Pi (1) /Raspian - Wheezy? As new release as possible.
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cannot install python-dev

I have tried to do a sudo apt-get install python-dev however I get this, Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package python-dev is not available, ...
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No wireless firmware found from a Wi-PI on a Raspberry Pi?

My boss wanted me to install Raspbian through raspbian ua net install, instead of through NOOBs. It just got done installed a base-level Raspbain from sources files and its LXDE gui. However, I have ...
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How do I install the Non-Raspberry Pi Foundation maintained verison of Raspbian

My boss wants me to install Raspbian Wheezy on our Raspberry Pi, but he wants the one made by the people who made Raspbian, and not the one used by the Raspberry Pi foundation as that one installs ...
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How do I create a custom OS image to be installed on several Raspberry Pi?

I am trying to make a Raspberry Pi image for my Boss that would be used in multiple pis. The Image would have a piece of custom software and configuration. My first idea was to take an Image of an SD ...
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How do I setup a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B to do a network install via TFTP?

I have a TFTP server, and I want to install any new Raspberry Pis on my network to use the TFTP server to install the OS. How do I got about doing this, I checked the Documentation on the official ...
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SDL2 performance

Is it possible to use SDL2 with 2D hardware accelerated rendering on Raspberry Pi? If 2D hardware accelerated rendering is possible on the device, how do you check to see that your application is ...
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Fast reinstall of rPi with desired dependencies

I do a lot of experimentation on my rPi and I frequently want to wipe the OS and start clean. However, there are a number of things that I want installed/ configured no matter what I'm doing on the ...
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which ubuntu version to install

I have installed ubuntu snappy but I can't find apt-get which is not a problem but I can't find some packages as vim... Which is the best Ubuntu version to install ? What are the pros and cons ?
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couldn't install libusb library

I'm trying to install a third party library, which has a dependency with libusb-1.0-0dev library. Raspberry pi has NOOBS setup, which I believe libusb library is pre-installed within it. To ...
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How can I run dotnet on ubuntu for raspberry pi 2?

I using a Raspberry Pi 2 with ubuntu OS, I want to run an appication on this. but this app ask me install dotnet to run it. How can I do this?
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Pulled out sd card while doing silent install

So, I was doing an installation of Raspbian without a monitor or keyboard, as outlined here and I was at the stage where you insert the sd card with some changed configuration files and wait for it to ...
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how to install netctl on lastest raspbian pi2

I have install lasted raspbian on my raspberry pi2. Unfortunally, it seem that netctl isn't installed, so I did: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install netctl Reading package lists... Done ...
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ERRORS when Installing mongodb on the pi

Hi firstly i have tested this command from the official site to install mongodb on the pi : http://docs.mongodb.org/manual/tutorial/install-mongodb-on-debian/ sudo apt-get install -y mongodb-org ...
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Is the download “Electronics -->Arduino” on the Raspbian OS, the same as the “Electronics -->Arduino” on the Kali OS from Offensive Security?

Though not a default on either, I see the download is available on both OS's. However, considering the different goals of each OS, I wanted to know if they were identical downloads, or were any pen ...
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Syntax error: word unexpected (expecting “)”) ERROR when run : python configure.py

I followed this link to install PyQt5 on Raspbian. First I cross compiled Qt5 (this link) for Raspberry and executed an example. It worked fine. When executing this command: python configure.py ...
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Why must LibreOffice “Start Recovery” to retrieve documents?

On a Pi2 under Raspbi, after clean closure of my document, LibreOffice, then the OS & Pi, my document always must be retrieved by the "Start Recovery" process. Did I miss a step?
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Failed install of Python3.4.3 on Raspberry Pi

I want Python3.4.3 and only Python3.4.3 on my Pi. I will be using a set up of 16-20 Pi's to teach Python Programming (and robotics) in a High School. Since Raspbian only supports Python3.2, I did a ...
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Kolab on the Pi

I'm about to aquire a Pi to replace my mail server, and wanted to go with Kolab here, most likely using Raspian as a base. They have their own repo, but concentrate on i386 and amd64. Checking for ...
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Why will Pidora not run on my Raspberry Pi 2

I have one of the newer Raspberry Pi 2 B, and wish to install Pidora. I have downloaded Pidora-2014-R3 (the [latest?] version available from the front page of the Pidora site) and copied it on to a ...
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Can I install Raspbian through terminal?

I have pidora and I want to go back to Raspbian. I have no other computer, so all the steps need to be done on the raspberry pi. If I can, how?
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Is there a way to do a slient install on a raspberry pi, but to also include setup information while installing?

First of all, I know how to setup a slient install given a list of instructions provided in another question: (Installing Raspbian from NOOBS without display) However, I need this thing to setup its ...
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How to install omxplayer on minimal distros?

Currently I'm using omxplayer on Raspbian to automatically play a folder of videos in loop after boot. It works great. The only problem is that it takes almost 90 seconds to boot and start to play ...