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OpenELEC is the Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center. It's a small Linux distribution for playing media.

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rp3 can't boot openelec

I am using rp3 and trying to install openelec from here and using the second one for rp2 and 3 I tried to format the sd card to fat32 Tried to copy the image after extraction using dd Tried using ...
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No /etc-Folder in .img-File

I made an IMG-File of my LibreELEC and now i want to edit it on my Windows machine. I need to make changes in the /etc-Folder and I can't do that live on the system since LibreELEC is read-only FS. ...
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LibreELEC startup with LAN excludes WLAN

When the RPi (with LibreELEC) is connected to the web via WLAN, plugging also the Ethernet cable for wired LAN does not affect the WLAN functionality: it automatically connects to the web via LAN (...
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Any browser for LibreElec/Kodi von RPi 1 B?

I was just wondering why there is no browser for Kodi Krypton on LibreElec on my Raspberry Pi (Model B Rev 2)? Many forums state that there is no Chromium or Firefox browser for ARM processors like ...
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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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Connecting a 1TB USB 2.0 WD Elements drive

I've just purchased a Raspberry Pi 3 and I've installed OpenELEC onto the Pi so I can run the Kodi. After this step - after this first step - I've succesfully set it all up and I've managed to get ...
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How can I configure LibreELEC to work with a PIFI DAC+ v2.0 HiFi board?

The PIFI DAC+ board is mounted on a RPi 3, but when trying to configure the audio output device in LibreELEC, I cannot see an option to select the I2S DAC board.
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Enable Ethernet tethering with LibreELEC

I have my Raspberry Pi 3 connected to my WLAN with the on-board chip. Now I want to connect my TV's Ethernet cable (it does not have WiFi) to the RPi3 to connect to the Internet from my TV (Ethernet ...
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Trying to force OpenELEC to keep HDMI on, but fs is readonly

My question is like this one: How do I force the Raspberry Pi to turn on HDMI? , except for OpenELEC and not Raspbmc. Basically I have a homemade media center Raspberry PI 3 with OpenELEC/KODI ...
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Can't install from zip after updating openelec

I updated my openelec by doing so - 1. Format the SD card with SD Card Formatter (Quick format) 2. Mount the new version .img file: sudo dd if=~/Downloads/OpenELEC-RPi2.arm-8.0.4.img of=/dev/rdisk4 bs=...
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Is problem with Openelec or with SD card?

TL;DR version: I have recently installed Openelec 8 on a RPI2 and I didn't like the new interface so I downloaded Confluence. Almost each time it booted (except after reboot) the interface, regional ...
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Why is my Raspberry Pi 3 endlessly rebooting?

I have a RPi 3 with OpenELEC for more than a year. Last week it suddenly started to endlessly reboot a few times per minute, even if I leave it on the main (home) KODI screen. My RPi uses the original ...
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Harddrive install with Noobs?

I just got a Raspberry pi 3 with a WD usb external pi hardrive. The hardrive comes with a bootberry sd card with really confusing and contradictory instructions that installed (old outdated versions ...
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OpenELEC: filesystem corruption has been detected (after first reboot)

So I have been trying to install OpenELEC on my brand new RPi3B+ multiple times but everytime I install it, upon the next reboot I get this annoying warning that the file system is corrupted: ...
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Kodi on Raspbian vs. Kodi on OpenELEC

I had Kodi on installed on my Raspbian and some videos didn't work. I read OpenELEC is optimized for Kodi and indeed, these videos work fine on this distribution. What are the differences between ...
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openelec to libreelec update not working

My attempt to upgrade OpenElec 7 on my RP2B to LibreElec is not working as expected. I currently have OpenElec 7 on my RP2B. I followed the instructions to upgrade to LibreElec by downloading the ...
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Pi camera Openelec

I want to know if there is an add-on to launch the script for the Raspberry Pi camera on Openelec Kodi for the Raspberry Pi 3.
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spotify-app under Kodi (LibreElec)

I try to run a spotify-app plugin.audio.spotify-1.0.26.zip from Marcel Veldt under Kodi Jarvis (LibreElec - latest release). I tried it with this howto https://seo-michael.co.uk/how-to-install-...
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Can you script Kodi (eg. Openelec) configuration such as upon a new deploy?

I have setup Openelec on my Raspberry Pi more times than I can remember. I'm about to do it again. I've been spending a lot of time lately with Docker and some with Vagrant, where you script the ...
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Lagging/Stuttering video on Local HDD

I have an RPI-2-B with OpenELEC/Kodi installed. I am currently uncertain of the version, but I will get right back with that as soon as I can. I recently moved a series to one of my HDD's directly ...
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Error Mounting NOOBs partitions (Raspbian + Libreelec)

I'm trying to mount the libreelec storage partition of an SD card built with a fresh dual boot install of raspbian + libreelec on a 128GB Sandisk CD card built with NOOBS. I'm using a Raspberry Pi 3 ...
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Find IR codes for a LIRC remote

I'm trying to find IR codes for my old Panasonic Viera TV (model: tx26le7pa) and load them into LIRC. irrecord, you say? That would be awesome if only the remote wasn't broken (in half). There is ...
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Change openelec settings via ssh?

So, i found myself with a raspberry with openelec installed at my father's house, my tv remote doesn't work via hdmi cec and i can't find a mouse anywhere home, so I can't navigate around the menus or ...
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Opening Terminal From Kodi (OpenELEC)

Last Christmas I got a RPI2. I have recently started up OpenElec and need to get access to the terminal. The reason I won't use the Rpi's offical os is because I can't enable wifi. There is no exit ...
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Noobs minimum/maximum partition size

I have installed libreelec and raspbian on single SD card using NOOBS. Raspbian got 8GB partition and LibreElec about 5GB. OpenElec takes only 256MB so I would like it to be assigned partition no ...
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Add RasPlex to existing Raspbian install?

I have an 8GB SD card with NOOBS 1.4 and Raspbian. Is it possible to add RasPlex on the same SD card and dual boot? If so, how? Preferably without erasing what I already have installed. The NOOBS ...
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Raspberry Pi 3, wifi goes to sleep?

I'm facing a similar issue to this one, How do I disable suspend mode?, except I have a Raspberry Pi 3 and am running OpenELEC 6.0.3. When I leave it on without using it for awhile, I can no longer ...
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Access GPIO Pins in OpenELEC

I want to use the GPIO Pins to controll a 433Hz transmitter on a pi 2 with openelec. It is possible to use ssh, but I am not able to install the software (Commands are in description: https://www....
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Issues with first-time boot of OpenELEC on RPi1

I recently installed OpenELEC onto and SD card for my RPi1, following the instructions on the Distro wiki. Upon inserting and starting the Pi, a screen showing the OpenELEC logo shows for a while then ...
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Weird SSH behaviour

I am facing a rather weird problem with SSH. When I SSH into my raspberry pi 2 from my windows laptop, it works properly for some time and after that whatever I type only appears after a very long ...
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Raspi Pi connect to TV not HDMI-CEC ready: What can I do to make my remote control work?

I've got a Panasonic TX-39AW304 Television quite some time ago. The TV is connected to the Raspberry Pi 1 Model B rev1 via a HDMI-CEC cable. On the Raspi is Openelec 6.0.3 with Kodi 15.0.2 Isengard ...
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Open elec can't connect

Hello I can't update openELEC on my Raspberry because I can't connect to internet. My configuration is the default DHCP 192.168.1.16. I active the ssh and from an other PC I try to ping something, it ...
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What does this mean? [duplicate]

I installed OpenELEC 6.0.1 on my Micro SD card and inserted it into my Raspberry Pi 2 B. The Pi flashes the green light 2 times and then goes off (seems normal), and then a rainbow screen appears and ...
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Using Pi 2 as a media center AND git server

I would like to use my Raspberry Pi 2 mainly as a media center but also as a private git server for small projects like LaTeX documents. My goal is to be able to set this server as a remote repo to ...
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Stop video playback when turning TV off

I have raspberri pi 2 with openelec installed. I use TV remote with HDMI-CEC. I've noticed when turning TV off from a remote while some video is playing back (IPTV channel, video form the local media ...
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Can't edit/copy files with Samba on Raspberry Pi 2

I recently bought a Raspberry Pi 2 model B, and I installed OpenElec which seems to work as expected, with an external HD plugged in USB. During the setup wizard I enabled Samba, and now I can connect ...
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How do I get RCA video out of OpenELEC/LibreELEC?

Thanks to help received in here, I was able to get RCA video out of my Raspberry Pi 1 version B with NOOBS. With Raspian (installed via NOOBS) all I had to do was editing the config.txt file to ...
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How do I install/run kodi on raspbian?

I have tried to install kodi by typing sudo apt-get install open-elec but it says there is no such thing. Please help! How do I install it by terminal?
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Mirror/share Android screen to raspberry Pi b+ Openelec

is it possible at all to mirror an Android device to my OpenElec device? It is an rpi b+. Also, I know that this used to be possible with AirPlay. Can you install a VNC in OpenElec?
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Openelec(Kodi) Amazon Instant video?

As far as I know(I researched!) Kodi can only support Amazon Prime Instant video, right? Well, I don't have a prime account, and am not planning on getting one(I live in Muscat, Oman, where a prime ...
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kodi (OpenELEC) is not showing the mouse pointer

I have installed last OpenELEC version on by Raspberry+ using BerryBoot. All is working fine, except the mouse pointer is not shown. The functionality exists, I mean, when I move the mouse the screen ...
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Getting a command prompt on OpenELEC

I'm trying to add a a USB hard drive to my pi... I'm running OpenElec with Kodi for my media, hooked up to TV on wireless connection.. I can't seem to just see the files, so I think I need to mount ...
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Raspberry Pi with external USB drive attached as SMB share: share disappears

I'm new to Raspberry Pi, but I bought a Pi with Kodi/OpenElec pre-installed. I attached an external USB hard drive to it, and set it up to expose that as an SMB network share. I'm using Windows on my ...
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How do install Chromium on openELEC?

I am using openELEC and I would like to install a non-text based web browser and when I look in the add-ons it only has text based browser. How can I install a proper browser like Chromium or Firefox?
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Open ELEC iplayer

I downloaded the iplayer zip file from https://github.com/joolswills/plugin.video.iplayer and when I unzip it on OpenELEC "Frodo" everything works, but when I try to look for videos it comes up saying ...
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Real risk of not shutting down properly on openelec

I've got my new Raspberry Pi 2 running OpenElec and Kodi, plugged into my tv. It's being powered by a USB port on the side of the TV, and so far this is working out great because the port is only ...
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Run 2 os's (raspbian and kodi)

Can I run 2 os's together? I want to run my tor relay, but I have to reboot to jump over to Openelec, which causes downtime on the relay. It seems launching kodi form the command line, then ...
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How to remove and add features from OSMC and Openelec on RaspberryPi?

I am exploring OSMC and OpenELEC for RaspberryPi. Menu options available in OSMC are: Videos Music Pictures My OSMC Favorites Programs etc.. Please help me how can I remove any of the menu options ...
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Why is Internet connection slower on RPi2 than on Win PC?

I have a RPi 2 running OpenELEC 5.95.4 that is connected to my router via a 100 Mbit/s LAN cable connection and I am trying to watch 1080p internet video streams via the New York Times add-on. The ...
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Open Elec phantom screen

I was using some of the lesser used features on the RPI Open Elec operating system. Specifically, the Navi-x environment. All features here can have long loading times. After being distracted, I came ...