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This topic is about remote control. It can cover SSH, security, and other topics related to the non-local control of the pi.

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LIRC mode2 shows no output

I am trying to receive configure an IR remote control for my raspberry and I configured LIRC on the Pi and it works all fine but I won't be able to capture some output with mode2 -d /dev/lirc0 I ...
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AnyDesk new session not appearing

Currently, I am trying to setup anydesk to remote support onto a pi going to be used in kiosk mode. I have anydesk installed and setup so that I'm able to connect but at the moment unable to create a ...
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remote does not work anymore

I have my Raspberry Pi 3+ since 1 year and suddenly the remote that I use which was the one of my TV does not work anymore. I find that a little weird because I didn't do anything so that work. Can ...
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Using Irdroid with a raspberry

I am new on this forum, and I hope that my question may not seem too "easy" for you. I recently purchased an Irdroid transceiver in order to turn my Raspberry Pi into to remote control for my Samsung ...
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IR Remote Not working with Raspberry Pi A+

I am using OpenElec and XBMC on Raspberry Pi A+. I have an IR Remote and Receiver that works out of the box on B+ But on my A+, it does not work when I connect the receiver directly to the single USB ...
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Usage of graphics core for headless XRDP server

I run my Pi as a headless server, running (among others) XRDP. My question is this: does XRDP use the video core and RAM? If not what is the lowest possible memory split?
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Citrix receiver - Auto login

I am setting up citrix on the Raspberry PI. I have followed this guide to setup citrix. I have Raspbian also setup to auto login to a certain user. Although I would like now to also auto login to the ...
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Issue a custom command using pitunnel

I have a Pi 4 at home, which is wired in to some servos which, via a python script, make hands turn on a clock face, making them point to 'home', 'work', 'school' etc - I think you can see what this ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop

Has anyone found the buildable source for the Chrome Remote Desktop server? I would love to be able to use CRD to connect to my Raspi; Right now I am using VNC (not reliable) or RDP (not secure); ...
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Screen resolution on RPI3B+ too small when connected with Teamviewer + crashes

I am running 3xRPI4 and 1xRPI3B+ with the bullseye release from 30.10.2021 and after the update function from raspi-config. The RPI4 work fine, however, I cannot fix the small screen resolution of the ...
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SOLVED - How to set up X2Go on Raspeberry Pi Zero 2 W?

I do prefer the x2Goserver and not the RealVNC that comes with the RasPI and I'd like to know if there's a working solution for the Zero 2 W. I've tried it many times and it just seems that it doesn't ...
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I would like to control my Traxxas Stampede with a raspbery pi

So i want to make basically a glove where when i tilt my hand it will turn the car. (I'm going to just have simple buttons for forward and back so I only need to focus on one tilt plane) I plan on ...
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Access remote `/dev/input/` on local machine

My robot needs to read input commands from a USB joystick which is physically connected to a remote desktop (Ubuntu). On desktop, the joystick is available for local user with permissions: crw-rw-r--+ ...
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RaspberryPi cannot be accessed by TeamViewer from 'external' network

Over the last 2years, I've installed TV on many Raspberries and could access them from networks outside of my office, please have a look at my issue: I can access 2 RPIs in my office normally. I have ...
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Attempting to control a Raspberry Pi running Kodi with a LG RF remote

I'm running a Kodi application within a Raspberry Pi4 connected to an HDMI port on an LG TV with an RF remote. The problem is that I'm not able to control the Kodi application using the LG's RF ...
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Remote Python IDE for headless Pi0 device

My 7yr old is having a fun time with the Camjam robot kit. We're using a Pi0 for the robot and SSH to log in and tinker with the code. However, Nano is not a very nice IDE so I've installed sshfs to ...
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LIRC null values, Raspbian Buster

I tried to install an IR receiver on my Pi 3B under Raspbien Buster, kernel 4.19. I managed to install lirc, and when I use mode2 -d /dev/lirc0 I read pulses. The problem is the following : when I ...
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What is a proper way to remotely update a folder?

I have made recently 14 Raspberrie Pis 3 Model B with some software on them: Raspbian OS Apache 2 Several additional Python packages Several folders with HTML, JS and Python files developed by me. ...
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Run script or command on Pi based on Alexa voice command or skill

I'm building a power relay controller based on RPi and I want to be able to turn my whole system off by asking Alexa to shut it down. I have considered using an Alexa-controlled "smart" relay to ...
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Why cant I use hardware keyboard when using VNC

I have a small problem. I have a spare smartphone and decided to use it as a screen for my raspberry pi 3B+. I ordered a physical keyboard and mouse for my raspi. But when I connect with my old ...
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Autostarting Chromium (Edit: How to connect to the local Session on Pi?)

I just want to auto start Chromium on boot and I followed Method 1 over at this site. The same Method is used in the Top Answer here. All in all it is about adding the command for starting the ...
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Use mobile as remote via Bluetooth

I got Libreelec on my Pi Zero W, and I want to use my phone as remote over Bluetooth. How can I do that?
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Is there any way to stream video remotely and display locally simultaneously, and lessen the lag/choppiness?

I am trying to make a infrared headset that can display my usb camera on a local monitor and stream the feed to a hyperlink simultaneously. I want to be able to use my mobile hot spot on my phone so I ...
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VNC viewer through a remote MITM reverse ssh connection

I am sorry if the title is wrong. I have a raspberrypi3 that I am trying to view its windowing system with vncviewer from my laptop in a remote location. I am able to ssh into it fine via an ...
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Automatic RDP connection on boot?

I'm attempting to make multiple thinclients using pi 3's to interact with a Windows program. So, using Remoteapp on windows 10 I've tried using freerdp and remmina to RDP to a windows machine but I ...
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Re-map a "dead" button on remote to something useful in Kodi

I'm a complete noob as regards Linux, but I've got a Pi 3B that's currently only set up to run Kodi under LibreElec. It's actually got three 2.4GHz IR remotes (and a Bluetooth keyboard) connected, and ...
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Why does my RPi3 keep refusing remote connections

Background information: I have an RPI3 running headless that is set up to monitor the temperature in an aquarium. If the temperature goes out of range the heater is either turned on or off. the ...
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Remote python debugging with Visual Studio Code from Mac

I am trying to remote debug from Visual Studio Code on Mac OS. I would like to know if anyone has managed this or if it only possible from Visual Studio for Windows, or if not, what am I doing wrong? ...
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PIXEL switching to Console after desktop loads, preventing VNC

quick question/problem I hope. I have a Raspberry Pi 3 B+ set up with Debian Jessie and PIXEL. I set the machine up to run as a VPN server initially and then for kicks installed RetroPie on top. I ...
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Dataplicity Remote Desktop (Wormhole)

I am developing photo frames for presents to give to family members. I am intrigued by the features of Dataplicity. I have successfully configured the command-line access and the Wormhole access. I ...
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Controlling a Raspberry Pi from a Chrome Extension

I am working on a project where I need to be able to issue shell commands to a Raspberry Pi 3 through a Chrome extension (that I will be writing). At the moment, I am able ping and SSH to the Pi from ...
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Way to have auto configured Remote GUI access to an RPi over the Internet? using something like a Remote Utilities tunnel?

Options & mechanisms reviewed: Not working: Set up chrome remote desktop in raspbian Not Free: TeamViewer on RPi https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/a/45501/41122 Run TeamViewer on ...
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Remote Raspberry Pi from Notepad++: private key error?

I want to remote file from Raspberry Pi through Notepad++. I followed this tutorial. Then, I've got the exactly error like this. What I still don't get from the answer is the guy said that we need ...
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Remote connection to Pi succeeds or fails apparently at random

I'm attempting to remotely access the desktop of my Raspberry Pi 2 using VNC. I followed these instructions to install TightVNC Server on the Pi (which is running NOOBS) and these instructions to ...
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Setup a RasPi for remote access before moving it to another network

I am planning on getting a RasPi & configure it for remote access. The only issue is that it will be moved to another network overseas (I will send it with someone to connect it to the LAN). I ...
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Control Raspberry Pi with Android app over Wi-Fi

I want to do something like this (Control car by wifi using Android and Arduino) using Raspberry Pi and Android. On my Raspberry I already have the program for motors, but I want to make something ...
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Remote develeopment with Netbeans: debugger goes to disasembly

I managed to set up remote development on RPi with Netbeans 8.0.2 over direct connection to my laptop. my simple program compiled, run and debugged. #include <iostream> using namespace std; ...
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Set up chrome remote desktop in raspbian

I would like to know if there is a way to set up chrome remote desktop on my raspberry pi 2. I have installed chromium version 22 and when I try and get the chrome app for remote desktop, it says that ...
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Error starting remote access for ssh

Sometimes I switch between putty and working directly on the pi (with an extra monitor). This time I used putty and typed in "logout" by mistake. Putty closed immediately. Then I tried to open a new ...
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IRW does not show any thing

I want to use an infrared remote control. I'm using an infrared diode tsop38238. first I disabled the device tree because mode2 did not work at the beginning. After disabling I recorded my remote ...
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Remote control is disabled after reboot

Every time I reboot my rapsberry 2 with OpenELEC the remote control is not working until I unplug it and plug again. Is there any way to solve this problem?
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How to access remote machine terminal that is connected via USB serial?

I have a remote machine running Ubuntu that has an on-board USB serial converter. I can easily access remote's terminal by connecting via USB to Windows and running PuTTY. However, is it possible to ...
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Rpi zero2 w KVM

I would like to use the pi as kvm. I want to send keyboard/mouse signals from one pc to the other one and record video using a usb video in card. I have read about g_hid and libcomposite but im not ...
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Possible to ssh to remote Pi inside corporate firewall without port-forwarding?

Situation :: There's a Pi running an arcade machine inside a clients' office. I can connect to a network via utp cable, so the Pi has internet connection, but asking for port forwarding to ssh to the ...
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Vnc - Raspbian OS with pihole installed

I currently have a Raspberry pi3 + installed raspbian installed , running pihole NAME="Debian GNU/Linux" VERSION_ID="11" VERSION="11 (bullseye)" VERSION_CODENAME=bullseye ...
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Using a raspberry 4 as a remote access tool

I need to remote access a datalogger device placed on a remote location. The ISP does not provide static IP, so DDNS is required, I don't have a router with the feature, so I'm trying to set it up ...
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How to reboot my unresponsive Pi server remotly

How, if at all possible, do I reboot my unresponsive Pi server remotely? The server is in a house, my old family home, about 450km from where I actually live. There's a couple of servers in the house ...
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Accessing Raspberry Pi Hotspot via VNC

I have a headless Raspberry Pi 4 that I want to connect to via VNC in the absence of an external wifi or ethernet network. The Pi is being used as an antenna controller far away from civilisation, ...
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Reboot into new OS image Remotely

I have a few old rpi 3b+ still running stretch which i would like to upgrade to either bullseye or buster. They are all remote and i access them via AnyDesk or reverse ssh tunnels as a backup. I have ...
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Protocols for device cannot be changed

I am trying to run "ir-keytable -p nec" to change protocols but I get "protocols for device can not be changed". Is there any way I can change this or I have to reinstall?
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