I bought a new Raspberry Pi 3. I purchased a specific power supply for it as well (CanaKit 5V 2.5A Raspberry Pi 3 Power Supply). I then formatted my 8Gb microSD card according to this instructions. I did this on Windows 10. Now, when I connect my Pi to the TV, there is no output whatsoever. It is like there is no boot sequence at all. All I see is this blue screen on my TV:

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  • What LEDs light up on the Pi?
    – Darth Vader
    Apr 10 '16 at 9:07
  • @DarthVader As you can see in the 2nd picture above, the green light and orange light. Apr 10 '16 at 15:53

I solved the problem. The NOOBS zip I downloaded from raspberrypi.org was incomplete. It ONLY had the following files:

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Therefore, I had to re-download the NOOBS files as a torrent. And now my Raspberry Pi 3 boots up!


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