Referring to the Microsoft OS. There will be a version of Windows 10 available for the Raspberry Pi 2.

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Running Google Now on Pi - possible? Or use Windows 10 Cortana?

I'm new to Raspberry Pi and I was just wondering if it's possible to run Google Now using one. I was hoping to put a Raspberry Pi (with WiFi, a microphone and speaker) in a case and have Google Now ...
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SSH to RPI using android hotspot and PC

I'm trying to SSH into my pi but I don't have a wifi router in the area but I do have cell data. I've been working on giving the laptop internet access via usb tethering to my phone or having the ...
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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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How to configure my raspberry pi to connect to network?

I need my raspberry pi to connect to the network so I can be able to install certain packages into it. I went through this tutorial. I made the following changes to the network settings of the Pi. ...
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Giving permissions to user for samba [closed]

I am using Samba to share a folder on a USB drive from my Raspberry Pi and it works except for the permissions. From my windows computer, I cannot write to the folder with the issue: I am following ...
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Raspberry wont boot using SD card prepared using dd on Ubuntu [closed]

This is weird. Raspberry Pi wont boot (red led is glowing) using SD card which image is written using dd on Ubuntu laptop, while it will boot if same SD card is written using very same image file on ...
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Connecting Rpi to laptop [closed]

I want to use my laptop screen for raspberrypi so that I can use it even where internet is not available. I installed mremote on my windoes 8.1, but it shows an error host does not exist. hostname - ...
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Run Windows XP in qemu on Raspberry Pi 2

It's possible to run Windows XP in qemu on Raspberry Pi 2? Loading Windows XP would be very slow?
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How can I mount or otherwise read the raspbian image on Windows?

Same as this question, but for Windows. I have already unsuccessfully tried to open the raspbian debian wheezy image with 7-Zip and Ext2explore. Next I'm going to install an Ubuntu Linux on ...
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How to connect raspberry pi to home network using laptop's ehternet port? [duplicate]

I have a wifi router connected wirelessly to my laptop. I want to connect a headless raspberry pi to this network but my wifi router does not have an ethernet port. So I was wondering if its possible ...
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Share Raspberry Pi writable folder on network

To create a new folder I use : mkdir folder (create folder) sudo chmod 777 folder (allow all users read/write access) How can this folder be shared between other PI's on network, so it can be ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 b+ + windows 10

So my dad bought this program: http://dslrbooth.com/ will I be able to run it on the raspberry pi 2 b+ running windows 10, the main reason i ask this is because last time we did this we used my ...
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which windows 10 is for the raspberry pi 2?

I'm in the insider program. I have my raspberry pi2. but there are several options for downloads. x86 vs 64 bit, cpu vs phone. but nothing says arm support. and all of them are 3GB + downloads. I ...
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Can I view/copy the contents of an img file from Windows?

I have a backup .img file of an old Raspbian installation that I used to have running as a webserver. I'm unable to get the Raspberry Pi to boot from it any more, I think due to running out of space ...
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Connect to Raspberry Pi from Windows phone through Bluetooth

Is it possible to connect a windows phone application created in C# (or any other language) to raspberry pi through Bluetooth? I know that C# has Bluetooth library, thus you can make Bluetooth ...
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Boot up Raspberry Pi B+ with a laptop running Windows 7 [duplicate]

Could someone please find me a step-by-step list of instructions to boot up my RasPi B+ using my Win7 laptop. I do not have an external display or keyboard available. I have a NOOBS SD card, but I'm ...
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communicating with raspberry pi via surface tablet [closed]

Hi I would like to connect to a raspberry PI using wireless and as we have a number of Surface RT tablets I would like to stick to this medium. I was wondering if any one had done this, or had any ...
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How to install Windows X on Raspberry Pi 2? [duplicate]

Windows Developer Program for IoT has announced that they will support, and supply a FREE version of Windows X on the Raspberry PI 2. Has anybody had any beta versions running on the Pi 2 and is it ...
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How to set up visual studio to write programs for the Raspberry PI in c/c++?

I just got my hands on a raspberry PI B+ and want to write programs for it. Writing these programs on the PI itself is not an option since this is very slow. I have the OS raspbian installed on my pi ...
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What is windows 10 like for the Pi 2? [closed]

With MS support and all for the new Pi 2, what exactly can one expect from the windows 10 Pi version? it's being targeted at the "Maker" community, for applications in the IoT space and home ...
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List Raspberry in windows network resources with link to webpage

I've installed raspbian latest release on a raspberry pi B+ with LAMP, is it possible to list my raspberry on Windows network resources in a way such that when I double-click on it the browser fire up ...
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Cross-compiling with Windows using Eclipse

I have started to read a book with Rpi Hacks in which I want to build the kernel. Unfotunately everywhere I search there are crosscompilers for linux only. I want to use Eclipse and rsync executable ...
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How to setup a Host-Only network for RPi

So i did a blind install of NOOBS on my new Raspberry Pi and can confirm it is functional, having connected it to my router and ssh to it from my PC. I would like to setup something like a host-only ...
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MicroSD correct partition to edit config file, problems in Windows

I'm very familiar with the UNIX command line (on Linux, Mac OS X, etc.) and have been messing with my pi here and there. Current project is to set it up so I can ssh from any computer into the world ...
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Mount windows share: Bad UNC

I am trying to mount a windows share using this command: sudo mount -t cifs -o username=USERNAME,password=PASSWORD \\192.168.2.12\TestShare mnt/ But it is giving me this error: mount.cifs: bad UNC ...
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Raspbmc windows installer “Does Nothing”

When using Raspbmc from the original developers page Windows Installation, after finishing with the Windows Installer and following the installation note and also getting Successful message, it's the ...
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How to share my internet connection (Windows) with Raspberry Pi?

I have a Raspberry PI directly connected with my Windows laptop through Ethernet, so I can make a SSH connection with Putty, everything works fine except that my Raspberry PI has no access to the ...
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Running Windows CE / Windows Mobile applications on the Pi

Is it possible for .NET Compact Framework applications compiled to Windows CE / Windows Mobile to be execute on the Raspberry Pi with the help of Wine?
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Can Windows XP run on Raspberry pi?

I would like to run a windows xp OS on my raspberry. If I try to install it with Win32DiskImager would be able to use? Which version should I try?
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Will X to X terminal service be faster then X to RDP?

I have used freeRDP to connect pi to windows 2008 R2 but browser scrolling was a big disappointment . I don't mind using windows 2013 or LTSP but want smooth scrolling . is it be possible to ...
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Share WiFi (Windows 8.1) to Raspery Pi through Ethernet

I want to share wifi internet connection(Windows 8.1) through Ethernet for Raspery PI(Raspbian). I followed this article. Added rule for Firewall to allow all connections to 80 port. Also I changed ...
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Run Raspbian “Wheezy” in QEMU on Windows

Not sure if this is the right StackExchange forum to ask for that. What I have is: kernel-qemu from http://xecdesign.com/downloads/linux-qemu/kernel-qemu 2014-01-07-wheezy-raspbian.img from ...
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How to do a minimal size backup after expand_rootfs under Windows?

I downloaded official Raspbian image, did expand_rootfs, updated everything, installed needed packages, removed unneeded packages. So, now after everything is setup fine, I wanted to backup this image ...
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Unable to access samba file share

Aim Trying to access Samba share from my RPi to all other machines within my LAN. If it's any help, my Samba version is 3.6.6. Problem The RPi is not showing up anywhere within the "Network" area ...
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building Raspberry PI apps from Windows

I want to build a C++ program for face detection using visual studio and opencv. I already installed the visual studio 2013 express edition and the opencv 2.4.8 on my windows 8 computer and linked the ...
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FTP-Linkage can't be seen under windows [closed]

I hope this question belongs here. I've setup a FTP-Server on my RPi. The default folder of the FTP is the "/home/pi" folder where i created a linkage to "/var/www" with the name "www". Here's ...
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Internet Connection Sharing

So, I've successfully set up a Raspberry Pi over SSH and have installed and configured Raspbian (2014-01-07-wheezy-raspbian) on it. I intend to keep this a headless system. I'm currently travelling ...
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My Windows share will not mount during boot

I've added a line to /etc/fstab to automatically mount a Windows share on boot. I have tested it using sudo mount -a and the mount shows up correctly and I'm able to access it as expected. However, ...
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install Raspbian from .img on windows [duplicate]

I just download a .img file, and formatted my SD card. Now, what should I do in order to install the distribution on the card for raspberry boot?
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Using android phone as router to use RasPi by RDPDesk

I've set up my Pi to work on my home router, so that I can access it headlessly by using RDPDesk on my laptop. I've done this by entering the ssid and key of the network in ...
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How can I edit a Raspbian SD card image to use static IP from Windows?

Before "burning" the Raspbian .img file to SD card, I would like to edit it to use static IP (so that I can run it in headless mode, without DHCP). I found some articles describing edits I should do ...
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Raspberry pi as a second monitor for Windows

I have a model B raspberry pi running raspbian and a laptop running Windows 7. Is there software that I can install to use the raspberry pi monitor as a second screen for my laptop. For example I want ...
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How to make desktop computer display RPi's desktop via HDMI?

I just bought RPi and installed Raspbian on it and I'm pretty new to the topic. My current setup at home does not contain a display with HDMI connection (it has VGA and I don't have a VGA-HDMI ...
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Raspberry PI as printer

I am wondering whether RasPI can be connected to a Windows PC through USB and appear to Windows as a printer. I wanted to process the PRINT command from Windows differently, say send that data to a ...
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open a win32diskimager-imported file on Windows

I have a raspberry pi. I did a backup by importing an image with win32diskimager. Is there any way to open this imported image and explore the filesystem in it? I'm on Windows 8, but Windows can't ...
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RiscOs under QEMU

I'm trying to use QEMU to emulate RiscOs under Windows7. Taking as a start point the Windows download to emulate Raspbian from Sourceforge. Simply changing the .img file that is invoked by run.bat ...
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Cross Compiling to Raspberry Pi from Windows with External Libraries

Following this guide, http://www.a2p.it/wordpress/tech-stuff/development/remote-debugging-raspberrypi/ , I was able to cross compile from Windows to Raspberry Pi. But is it possible to cross compile ...
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Stopping (orphaned?) Minecraft server properly

I have a minecraft server running on my pi. I access the pi through putty on Windows. Is there any way to properly stop the server so that it saves, without having to keep the putty window open (and ...
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Share Internet Connection from Windows 7 to RPi

You have probably seen a similar question somewhere. I have a laptop connected to my Internet with a Wireless router and I want to share my Internet Connection with my RPi via crossover Ethernet ...
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SSH with Putty to RPi: Network error: Connection timed out

I've had my RPi for a while now, and thought I'd try and set it up with SSH. I've followed loads of tutorials on how to set it up correctly, but when I try and open the ip address in putty, I get a ...