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Does Raspberry Pi 5 work at 75hz or 100hz computer screen?

I have a Raspberry pi 5 running raspberry OS i don't know if it can work at 100hz or 75hz screen refresh rate at 1920x1080 resolution please can anyone tell me?
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How can [g]parted be run against a PCI SSD?

My Pi 5 boots from a Pimoroni PCIE SSD. I should like to reduce the rootfs partition to give space for a partition separate from rootfs. If the boot order is changed to "sdcard, ssd", the ...
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Can you use both the Pineberry Hat+ Bottom and Hat+ Top?

There are two products made by Pineberry, HatDrive! Bottom (NVMe 2230, 2242, 2280 GEN 3) for Raspberry Pi 5 HatDrive! Top (NVMe 2230, 2242 GEN 3) for Raspberry Pi 5 Are both of these supported at ...
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Connecting a RFID-RC522 with Raspberry Pi 5

I bought a new Raspberry Pi 5 for a project that has RFID-tag reading and writing functions. I tried using some old python scripts(MFRC522-python) that uses RPi.GPIO to interact with the IO pins but ...
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Can’t control servo with Raspberry Pi 5

I’ve just recently bought my first Raspberry Pi and opted for a Pi 5 as it was the latest. I’ve had no luck getting gpiozero or gpiod working with Python and my MG996R servos yet. I don’t mind if it’s ...
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I would like to record single frame with an external trigger, exposure starting accuracy not relevant

I am recording droplets with a synchronized LED, and I would like to trigger my raspberry pi hq camera externally. It says in the manual that recording a single frame is not possible, but all I need ...
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is raspberry pi 5 suitable for blender 3d rendering through command line?

I was wondering if the raspberry pi 5 (8gb version) is suitable for blender 3d rendering through command line? or shloud i chose something like the orange pi or the rock pi ?
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Is it possible to have 4 hardware PWMs on RPi 5?

Some internet resources mentioned that RP1 chip on RPi 5 has 4-channel PWM output. For example, this one. I was able to make 2 outputs working by adding dtoverlay=pwm-2chan to /boot/firmware/config....
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Is it possible to split my screen in half and mirror the image on a raspberry pi 5?

I'm trying to do homemade VR using a raspberry pi 5 and I was wondering if there's a way to split the screen in half and on each side mirror the same image. So far I tried some xrandr instructions I ...
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Raspberry Pi 5 edit / modify temperature limit for the active cooler FAN

I am willing to modify the Temperature limit that the pi has to turn on its fan on, to cool down. Because by default it says the fan only starts when the pi gets hotter than 60C. https://www....
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Automatic upload to Google Drive of new files on USB upon inserting

first post here and been getting to know my RPi over the last week. I record band practice every week on a USB, and every time when I get home I: A.) create a new folder for the month, named “MM MMM” ...
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4GB or 8GB Pi 5 for running YOLO

I'm looking to run a YOLOv8 model on live video from a USB camera. Would having an 8GB Pi 5 make a difference, or should I just settle for the 4GB model?
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Bridge from eth0 to eth1 with static ip

Currently I'm running Kali Linux 2023.4 on a Raspberry Pi 5, and I am attempting to create a network bridge between eth0 (the onboard Ethernet port) and eth1 (a USB-to-Ethernet dongle). While I have ...
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Is there a gpio readall utility for Pi5?

Is there a workable replacement for the gpio readall utility for Pi5?
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Can you use/interchange the same Ubuntu Desktop 23.10 sd-card in a Raspberry Pi 4 and a Raspberry Pi 5?

I have both a Raspberry Pi 4 and a Raspberry Pi 5, and I am wondering if it is safe and successful to use a Ubuntu Desktop 23.10 formatted SD-Card between the two (ie. use it in the rpi4 for a while, ...
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LIRC can not load conf file, irsend returns "unknown remote"

Pi-5 GPIO I am getting error while sending irsend command.' $$$: irsend SEND_ONCE monitor menu unknown remote "monitor" Error running command: Input/output error in my lircd.conf: include &...
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Pi 5 vs. Pi 4 and External HDD

If I lsusb I see my portable hard drives. If I fdisk -l I do not. More concerning, when I listen closely to the drives that are plugged in, I hear them cycling every few seconds. I have a 5 amp ...
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SSH over Ethernet directly to PC causes: client_loop: send disconnect: Connection reset

I have my pi 5 (fresh install) (also tested pi 4, same issue) connected via ethernet cable to my PC (windows 11). SSH into the pi 5, after about 2 minutes, causes: client_loop: send disconnect: ...
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Ethernet and wifi not working properly if both are enabled on RPI5

Scenario one: Wifi turned on connected to router, 5Gz channel 36 range approx 1m. SSH works as expected from ethernet wired pc to pi, but wifi is slower than expected, at 10MB/s. Powershell/Putty/...
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Alternative Power Supply for Raspberry Pi 5 with 67 watt

I don't know why, but my original Raspberry power supply doesn't work anymore. I found a power supply at home, but it provides 67 watt instead of the original 27 watt. Is this a problem or could using ...
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Is the Raspberry Pi 5 manufactured in accordance with ISO 9001:2015?

I'm putting together a pilot study and it was suggested to me that I use a raspberry pi 5. Ideally, all our equipment used should be manufactured by an OEM/ CM with a QMS in compliance with ISO 9001:...
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Raspberry OS Pinokio

I downloaded Pinokio on my Raspberry Pi 5. I run Fooocus on Pinokio but I get the following error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/home/raspberry/pinokio/api/fooocus.git/app/...
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Raspberry Pi Wine Java

I downloaded Wine on my Raspberry Pi 5. I want to run Java, because I want to run Age of History 2 (the exe file uses Java).
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Is it possible to power three external drives from a RPi 5?

I'm looking to make a small NAS with a pair of external SSDs in a RAID1 configuration, and a NVME drive for the OS. I already have the drives, so I'm trying to put them to good use. My question is if ...
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Raspberry Pi 5 Fan Connector Compatibility?

I'm trying to figure out for sure if the Raspberry Pi 5's fan connector is compatible with a Noctua NF-A4x10 5V. The voltage is correct, at least. Now I'm trying to make sure that the board is fine ...
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My RPi5 USB ports voltage drop significantly below 5V

I have a USB voltage/current monitoring dongle plugged into my RPi5 USB port. I am running a USB-PD supply. When I plug in a relatively new USB hard drive the USB port voltage drops into the 3V range ...
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My libmal.so file is missing (picamera require), even after reinstall package

I'm working on a camera system based on a raspberry pi 5 (8gb), with a brand new (2023-12-05 and updated) standard Raspbian 64x, and my python codes are running in a virtual enviroment (venv). I would ...
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Pi ethernet thrashing at boot, re-seat cable fixes it

got my pi 5 running and seems to work fine except for this odd problem. Pi is running, plug in ethernet, works fine. When I reboot the pi, the ethernet cannot properly connect; it thrashes between ...
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Future of pigpio library - alive or dead?

Can anyone verify that there will NOT be an update for the pigpio library to work with Pi V5? ( Please, not a guess or opinion). I have used the pigpio library extensively on my projects, Pi Zero ...
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Can't get to play MIDI with RPi5 and pygame

Here is a small test code that I had running on my RPi 3B+, that plays a sequence of notes, which worked with no issues: from music21 import midi, stream, converter s = stream.Stream() for i in range(...
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Disable automatic fan speed control of the Raspberry Pi 5 to control it manually

I have a Raspberry Pi 5 with the official cooler/fan. The firmware enables it from 50°C and up in different steps. I'd like to control it manually, which is possible by writing the steps to /sys/class/...
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Can i use Anker charger to power 2 Raspberry Pis

Is it safe to power a Raspberry Pi 5 8GB and a Pi Zero 2 W with an Anker 735 GanPrime charger?
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Are there any other lower-hats other than the HatDrive! Bottom?

Pineberry makes a HatDrive! Bottom. This seems like a very niche product that mounts below the Raspberry Pi 5, and in mounting below the Pi 5 it seems to be the only product designed like this. Are ...
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When evaluating a case for Pi with an upper-hat, are all upper-hats the same dimensions?

I'm looking at getting a Pineberry HatDrive! Top. This is a hat that fits on top of the Raspberry Pi 5. Does this fit in any case that fits a Raspberry Pi with hat? It seems unlike the PineBerry lower ...
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How can I change the screen blanking time on a Pi 5 and Bookworm?

I've tried "xset s 60" to change the default 600 second time to 60 seconds (or any other number of seconds) without effect.
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What kind of JST connectors are needed for the Raspberry Pi 5?

All of the documentation I can find for the new JST headers on the Raspberry Pi 5 fails to mention which series of JST connectors it uses. If I want to make up my own 4-pin PWM fan, 3-pin UART or 2-...
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can Raspberry pi 5 support external hard disk?

Sorry for the noob question,can raspberry pi 5 run the external usb hard drive with 27W power supply and with 15W power supply?
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Raspberry Pi 5 overclocking, multi core performance

I have several Raspberry Pi 5's with 8 GB of RAM, and am attempting to use them as payload computers to run some fairly intense software we've designed. I've overclocked them to 3 GHz without issue, ...
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Does vanilla Debian support Raspberry Pi 5?

Debian has a page for Raspberry Pi support, https://raspi.debian.net/ However, their auto-built images don't list the Raspberry Pi 5 as a "family". Does the official Debian images for the ...
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Why does PineBerry advertise PCIE Gen3 NVME, and Raspberry PI 5 claims Gen2?

According to Pineberry's listing for HatDrive! Top (NVMe 2230, 2242 GEN 3) for Raspberry Pi 5 The title says "Gen 3", and the text says, PCIe Interface Support: Offers support for PCIe x1 ...
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Pi5 Bookworm - Caddy resulting in 403 Forbidden

trying to run BirdNET-pi (https://github.com/mcguirepr89/BirdNET-Pi) on my new Pi5. This is a sound analyzing program which is accessible via webinterface. This is working on my Pi4 (Bullseye Lite), ...
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How does the new RPi 5 function with a USB power supply?

Each new model of RPi "pushes the envelope" in terms of the amount of power it draws over a USB electrical interface. The RPi 4 was spec'd to require up to 15 watts: 3 Amps at 5 Volts. Three ...
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Raspberry pi 5 UPS and li-ion battery

Is there a UPS and lithium ion battery combo that works on the raspberry pi 5? I have looked around, but I can only find information on the RTC clock battery. I know the voltage and ampere output for ...
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Is there any way to give the Pi hardware HEVC or AV1 real-time encode support?

I’ve been working on a project for a while that requires streaming video off of the Pi over cell data with as little latency as possible. In my case the Pi4/CM4 does not have fast enough H.264 ...
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How do you attach the case fan on the Raspberry Pi 5?

I can see where I'm supposed to plug the fan cable but it's covered up and I'm scared to tug on it in case I break it. Is there some knack to opening it?
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Problems connecting a servo to raspberry pi 5

I have recently tried to use a servo on a raspberry pi 5 using import RPi.GPIO as GPIO from time import sleep GPIO.setmode(GPIO.BOARD) GPIO.setup(17,GPIO.OUT) p = GPIO.PWM(17, 50) p....
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Raspberry Pi 5 bad video signal after power cycling monitor

I just setup my new Raspberry Pi 5 8GB with a small LG TV as the monitor. Native screen resolution is 1360x768, which works fine. At night I power off the monitor but leave the RP5 running. When I ...
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How to set up a Static IP on Raspberry Pi 5 with Raspbian - dhcpcd.conf missing

I am trying to set up a static IP lease on Raspberry Pi 5. The /etc/dhcpcd.conf file does not exist and dhcpcd is not installed. Following the latest guides does not work. I ideally don't need to use ...
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Taking screenshot on Pi 5 desktop?

Built-in scrot creates a PNG that, while sized right, is entirely black. raspi2png builds successfully (using libpng-dev instead of libpng12-dev as its build script specifies) but running it errors-...
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How many hard drives can I attach to a Pi 5 when using it as a server?

Yay! The Pi 5 is here! I current have an old (5+ years, as least) Windows desktop: AMD A6-7400K Radeon R5, 6 Compute Cores 2C+4G 3.50 GHz with 6 harddrives attached - 4 directly from the ...
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