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I cannot access to the console from the UI. I just want to setup my wifi card from console. I've tried with Shutdown or reboot and esc without success. I haven't an ethernet router port.

Is there anything more?

  • What OS are you using? You didn't tag it. – syb0rg Oct 25 '13 at 2:02
  • Sorry about that. It's a XBMC. I've tried with ctrl+alt+fn and nothing. – triky Oct 25 '13 at 2:06
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With Raspbmc, exit XBMC from the shutdown menu (choose exit, not shutdown). At the blue screen press Esc and you will be greeted with a login prompt. The default username is "pi", the default password is "raspberry". I believe you can also press Esc during boot to access the console. Alternatively you could log in via SSH.

This will not work on OpenELEC.

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