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Is it possible if I load one micro SD card with OSMC and the other with Raspbian and then switch them depending on which software I want to use at the moment? Will this not work or cause damage to the Raspberry Pi 2 B?

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    Trust me when I tell you that I do it all the time! Particularly between those two operating systems. – Esko Oct 1 '15 at 23:36
  • Thanks for the advice guys! I now use two micro SD cards and switch them. – matthew Oct 2 '15 at 3:33
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As long as you do a clean shutdown on one OS before switching out the SD cards, you should be fine. It's how the Raspberry Pi was designed to be used.

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That would work fine, as long as you shutdown the Pi. If your SD is 16GB+, you can cram 2/3 OSes onto it using NOOBS. When you start it up, it gives a menu asking which one.

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