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Flashing Android Things to Raspberry Pi 3 B+ [duplicate]

I have just got a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+. I initially installed Raspbian Pi OS on it temporarily to prove that it works and to prove that my touchscreen that I also got for the pi works OK. I have ...
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Change PI 3 against PI 3 B+ [duplicate]

Currently I have a PI 3 B running with Raspbian Jessie. It has a 3 TB external Usb-HDD which holds the root partition for the Pi. The SD-Card is only used to start the Grub and afterwards the HDD ...
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Raspberry Pi 3B+ won't boot; red LED blinking [duplicate]

I just got a new Raspberry Pi 3B+ with the official case and official power supply. When up, I get a blinking red LED, and on the screen (HDMI) I see a big rainbow-ish square and a lightning symbol in ...
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Moving SD cards from 3B to 3B+ [duplicate]

I have an SD card which works fine on a Pi 3B, with network config on it (it runs a wireless AP and has DHCP setup on the wired port). I move it to a new 3B+, and I see that it doesn't come up on ...
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pi-3b+ ubuntu-core boot problem [duplicate]

i've a pi-3b+ it boots raspbian but does not boot ubuntu-core. When i write ubuntu-core image for pi-3 stable from here the red led lights only. When i write ubuntu-core image for pi-3 edge from here ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Server boot to rainbow screen on Pi 3 Model B+ [duplicate]

I recently got a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+. Apparently this is quite new as of asking this question? On my previous Pi a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B I was running a version of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 'classic' that ...
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Can't run Ubuntu Mate on a PI 3 B+? [duplicate]

So I'm brand spanking new to the RPI world and just picked up a new PI 3 B+, and am trying to get Ubuntu Mate (UBM) onto it. I downloaded the Pi version from https://ubuntu-mate.org/download/, ...
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Rainbow Screen and Lighting Bolt while booting Ubuntu Mate on RPi3 B+ [duplicate]

I have installed the Ubuntu Mate Image for the Raspberry Pi that I found here https://ubuntu-mate.org/raspberry-pi/ - During the boot process the only thing that appears on screen is the rainbow ...
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Update a previous Raspbian image to rasp b+? [duplicate]

I'm sorry if the question has been already asked, I couldn't find it. I bought a raspberry pi 3 2 years ago, and I still use it with no problem. I bought a new rasp pi 3 b+ 1 week ago, and I tried to ...
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Raspberry Pi boot stops and USB ports dead [duplicate]

I have an RPi 3 B+. I have burnt Lubuntu 16.04 for RPi 2/3 onto a micro SD card. I have a keyboard and mouse plugged into the USB ports. I have a dedicated RPi power supply. When I power up, the ...
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Do I still need rpi-update if I am using the latest version of Raspbian?

I have a 512MB Pi. I am trying to make sure I am getting the most out of it. I just downloaded the latest version of Raspbian and installed it on the Pi. Do I also need rpi-update? Is rpi-update ...
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Raspbian 8 on Raspberry Pi 3 B+

How can I can use my old Raspbian 8 (Jessie) SD card installation on the Pi 3 B+? I changed files in /boot. (start.elf, start_cd.elf, start_db.elf, start_x.elf, bcm2708-rpi-0-w.dtb, bcm2708-rpi-b.dtb,...
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RetroPie fails to boot on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ with rainbow screen and flashing red led

I downloaded the latest version of RetroPie (v4.3) to a formatted SanDisk 16GB SD card. When I try to boot RetroPie on a brand new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+, it gets stuck on a rainbow screen. I've ...
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Kali Linux image for Raspberry Pi 3 B+

I bought myself a new Raspberry Pi 3 B+ from year 2018. I try to install Kali Linux on it but on the installation page of Kali Linux it says the ARM image is for Raspberry Pi 2 and 3. Should the image ...
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Is there a code for the power LED blinking (I've noticed a pattern) or is it simply “blinking” and that's it?

I recently got my first Raspberry Pi (model 3 B+) plus a starter kit from Adafruit, and I have encountered my first challenge: boot the darn thing. The starter kit came with a micro SD with NOOBs ...

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