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Questions tagged [boot-issues]

Errors occurring in boot; includes software/hardware issues.

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Raspian Reset because of Widevine for libreelec

i just had to reset my Raspian Image on my SD Card because it wasnt booting up. The only thing it showed me for hours was a blackscreen. Im using Berryboot to start Raspian 2018, LibreELEC 9.0 and ...
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Raspberry Not Powering Up

Hope you are all doing fine !! Actually I'm just a beginner with raspberry Pi ... I started doing python coding on it a few days ago. But now when I'm connecting my charger to it ,It won't start. ...
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Netboot PXE and usage extremly slow

I tried to use the netboot feature of the RPi3 and booted via network. Therefore I used dnsmasq of pihole, tftpd-hpa and NFS on another Rpi3. I want to use the RPi headless. The Boot takes up to ...
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PI 3B not booting without Logitech USB dongle plugged in

My (headless) Raspberry Pi 3B (boots from SanDisk Ultra Fit 64GB USB stick) will not boot at all without the Logitech universal keyboard/mouse dongle plugged in one of the USB ports. With it plugged ...
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Color Splash Screen Root Cause

An rPi-3 is: powered by 2A 5V power source \ several USB cables tested outfitted with OSMC_TGT_rbp2_20170210.img.gz Does the splash screen indicate: A power issue (cable / Amperes) ? Hardware ...
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Pi not booting, no green light(multiple reboots)

My Pi isn't booting, it was working just a day ago and i didn't change anything, the only thing i did multiple times is cut the supply power to reboot it to see why is my LCD screen is not working ...
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Pi 3A+ doesn't boot past rc-local.service - how can I fix this on Windows?

Just set up my first Pi for the first time using a Windows computer - I don't have another Linux system available to me. I got the Pi working by flashing the Raspian disk image onto the SD, and this ...
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Blue screen due Windows IoT Core 10 B+ loading

I try to run Windows IoT Core 10 B+ over Raspberry Pi 3 B+. The plate is new. The OS I downloaded from here: Windows IoT 10 B+, I used: RaspberryPi 3B+ Technical Preview Build 17661 I user this ...
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Raspberry Pi Won't Boot (Only Red LED On)

I have a Raspberry Pi 3B+. For several months it worked perfectly fine, but one day it just stopped booting and only getting to the red LED. I've tried buying a new microSD but the same behavior keeps ...
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pxe boot works but USB ports don't

I'm running a PXE server that provide the boot files perfectly. The raspbian jessie start well but the mouse and keyboard doesn't work. to create the respo, i've done a rsync on a working image ...
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OpenGL desktop driver

I have RPi3 with 7" touchscreen display connected, Raspbian Stretch installed. I would like to use OpenGL desktop driver. I run "raspi-config" > Advanced Options > GL Driver and select the driver. ...
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Long blank screen during Xserver startup

we have RPi3 with touch screen display. We want to configure very smooth boot process with custom splash screen displayed and boot directly into our own GTK application. So we have replaced Plymouth ...
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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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Buildroot on Raspberry Pi With Lightning Bolt on Boot

I'm attempting to get a minimal buildroot system up and running on my Raspberry Pi 3 B+ but after I've flashed the SD card, installed the card, powered up the pi, and connect an HDMI cable, I only ...
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I'm trying to run a python script at boot but keep getting “socket.error: [Errno 111] Connection refused” error

I've bought my first Raspberry Pi 3B+ last week and started working on my project but I seem to be stuck at this point. I've looked through a hundred different posts but none of the solutions seem to ...
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raspberry pi no rainbow screen

I have an another problem. My RPi (3 model B+) not booting. No ACT led, no rainbow screen, only PWR led. Here is what i checked: - Power supply (Raspberry Pi Universal Power Supply 2.5A, 5.1V Micro ...
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3D printer corrupts Pi when shutdown

I have my rPi hooked up to my printer via USB connection and powered by a power adapter as supplied with the kit from amazon: https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B07BD3WHCK/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o04_s00?...
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Cannot start openELEC on Raspberry Pi 3B+

I've tried a whole bunch of media center systems for my fresh RaspberryPi 3B+. The most interesting one for me is openELEC, but unfortunately it is the only one I can't seem to successfully run - ...
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Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting

I got a raspberry pi 3 b+ for Christmas and yesterday whilst installing a Pi Hat's Software (Rasp.io Duino) it just flat out died after showing that there was an under-voltage, even though I was using ...
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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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I did a short circuit between the 5v pins [duplicate]

I thought I could power a fan by connecting each of its rudimentary wires to pins 2 and 4 (5v pins) on the raspberry. Immediately, the screen the pi was connected to went blank, even though the pi was ...
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Raspi Zero W broken?

I got a Raspi Zero W which I unwrapped myself today. I flashed a Micro SD with the latest Raspbian Stretch Lite, put it into the card slot and hooked it to a 5V 1.2A power cable I've been previously ...
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requirement of running file after boot

I tried running two scripts on boot using below link. https://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Launch-Python-script-on-startup/ One of the file just requires to open camera while other requires ...
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How to reboot my Raspberry Pi after wrong edition of my fstab?

I edited my fstab file (/etc/fstab) to mount a new /media local network drive. After this wrong edition, my Raspberry eventually can't boot anymore. I get the error: Cannot open access to console, ...
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Netboot raspbeery pi with nfs server different filesystem

I'm trying to netboot some Rpi 3B+'s, I have it working if I put the nfs server on another rpi, but if I use the same configuration, just put the nfs server on a Centos machine with xfs file system, I ...
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debian PXE server don't boot twice

I'm planning to do a Debian server which can deliver picore pxe to RPI 3/3+. I have dnsmasq which gives a correct IP in the range and will provide the correct tftpboot option with the "Raspberry Pi ...
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Can't access mounted HDD if I have't logged into Raspbian/Pixel Desktop first

Well, I'm a bit confused, so please, bear with me: I have a Pi3 with Raspbian (huh, the latest one, can't remember the name) and an external HDD plugged to it. I've been doing tests and reading stuff,...
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Windows IoT Core Will Not Boot

Issue: Windows 10 IOT Core won't boot past the rainbow-pixel screen on the Raspberry Pi 3 model B+ Things I've tried: -Using two different sd cards class 10 and 32gb size by Goodram and Kingston. -...
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Can't achieve process about booting from USB

I'm trying to install RetroPie on an USB stick and I want to boot on it. So I follow this instructions HOW TO CREATE A RETROPIE USB BOOT DRIVE FOR RASPBERRY PI 3 The start of the instructions seems ...
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Raspberry Pi not booting up and sd card splitting

I am using a raspian stretch and tried to write the image onto a SD card. Whenever the writing process is completed a partition 4gb is formed and the windows prompts me to format it. I am using a 16gb ...
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Raspberry pi 3B wont boot from USB with correct OTP settings

I'm trying to boot my Raspberry Pi 3B (not 3B +) from a USB flash drive. I've added the program_usb_boot_mode=1 line the /boot/config.txt I've changed the right bits in the OTP and checked it: pi@...
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Raspberry Pi 3 B+ doesn't boot up. Only PWR LED is on

Just got new Pi3 B+ today from reseller. I went ahead and test it out and it doesn't work. Only PWR LED was lit. I tried another SD card and still doesn't work. I also tried reflashing Raspbian ...
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install PINN without deleting OSes on SD-card

I have a RPi 3B+ on which I installed two OSes via PINN. That worked fine until now. Recently I tried to configure my bootloader so I am able to chose the correct OS to boot from my TVs remote-...
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Raspian not booting after editing fstab and reverting changes

I have a RaspberryPi3 with a headless stretch installation. It ran a VPN server and a DNS server. Today I wanted to mount a HDD to use as a place to drop files in the LAN following this guide. After ...
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Safe GPIO configuration for powered-down RPi?

I have a RPi3 driving a robot and I've built a dual H-bridge circuit to run it. I have seperate fuses for the RPi and the driving circuit and I'm glad I do! Trouble is, when the RPi is off, the H-...
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dmi: Firmware registration failed

I have installed Gentoo kernel 4.14.y from https://github.com/raspberrypi/linux. dmesg shows the following errors ... ... [ 0.182547] dmi: Firmware registration failed. ... ... [ 2.224843] mmc1:...
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Red led repeatedly blinks 4 short and 4 long on RPi 3B+ with TinyCore

The red led repeatedly blinks 4 long 4 short and the Pi doesn't boot. Tested with various power adapters. When powered up without an SD card the red led is solid. I'm using an SD card that works fine ...
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raspberry pi model b+ Not booting

I recently bought a raspberry pi 3 b+ from amazon and when I got it delivered the package was already opened, so I just want to check if my raspberry is working or not so I formatted a compatible sd ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 will not boot after I got it working [closed]

My RPi 3 will not boot even after I have looked at every possible trouble shooting technique I could find. I plug it into the power and all it does it turn on the red led. I had it working for some ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 hangs during Windows IoT boot

I've downloaded the Windows 10 IoT Core Dashboard and set up an SD card according to the instructions on that site. When booting my Raspberry Pi 2 from the SD card the Windows logo shows up with the ...
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Unable to SSH after modifying /etc/rc.local

I am attempting to have a program load on boot and have successfully achieved my desired function by modifying the /etc/rc.local file and adding the following line - (sleep 15; python /home/pi/...
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Raspberry Pi won't boot to desktop after running command

I've tried looking online for someone with the same problem as me but couldn't find anything, so I hope this is an original question. I'm very new to the Raspberry Pi so I tried fooling around by ...
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Pi will not boot after unplugging external USB drive

I successfully mounted an external USB HD by editing the /etc/fstab file as detailed here, and everything worked great, until I tried booting up my Pi without the drive attached. The Pi refused to ...
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My RPi 3 doesn't boot up to desktop

I tried running sudo fdisk -l, but I get sudo: unable to resolve host (none): Connection refused fdisk: cannot open /proc/partitions: No such file of directory found I also tried running mount ...
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Can I modify an RPi2 image to boot on an RPi3 B+?

I have a Raspberry Pi 3 B+, and none of the operating systems that usually work on the RPi 3 will boot. I've done a small bit of research, and I think this has something to do with an outdated ...
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USB Boot From SSD not booting — Rapsberry Pi 3b+

So I'm having issues getting the USB boot mode working on my new raspberry pi 3b+ and a couple of different SSD's I'll first go through all the things that I've done, and what I'm seeing. Installed ...
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Windows 10 Iot Core Will Not Boot

Issue: Windows 10 IOT Core won't boot past the rainbow-pixel screen on the Raspberry Pi Currently using: proper power supply, 5v - 2.1A SanDisk Ultra 16GB SD Raspberry Pi model 3B+ (~1 month old) ...
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Put some config files in /boot/

I have a headless Rpi2/Raspbian that does nothing else than: connect to Wifi with this /etc/network/interfaces: auto lo iface lo inet loopback allow-hotplug wlan0 iface wlan0 inet dhcp wpa-ssid "...
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How to upgrade other major OS to work on 3 B+

Scenario I am yet another victim of thinking my rpi 3 B+ was broken when it wouldn't boot up. It turns out that the 3 B+ is looking for some special boot instructions. I currently have: Ubuntu Mate ...
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Cancel boot if underpowered?

I am working on a battery powered Raspberry Pi project. When the batteries are charged (enough), the Pi and all the connected peripherals boot and run correctly. The issue I'm facing is when the ...