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Referring to the Microsoft OS developed (primarily) as a traditional desktop experience. For the version of Windows that runs on the Raspberry Pi, please use the tag windows-iot.

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Accessing Windows 10 shares from Raspberry Pi 3

Is there an easy method to connect to Windows 10 shares? I'm not using a Local Account, but a Microsoft Account (Online).
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Rpi to read windows and SAMBA folder files

I want to use a NEW RPi 3b+ to play music files hosted on another RPi and Windows a PC. The RPi with media files runs a SAMBA server with a 4TB HDD with all music and other files on it. The RPi also ...
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Raspberry does not register to windows DNS server

It gets its local dynamic IP correctly assigned by dhcp from the windows server 2008r2. Also, the dns server is assigned correctly (can ping anything inside and outside my local network). But i ...
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Can I have 2 RPi devices deliver the same WiFi name as main WiFi box?

I have a full Windows domain controller that provides the Ethernet network for the house, including DHCP, DNS, and NAT to the Internet. We also have an old Apple AirPort providing our main WiFi ...
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Ethernet communication Raspberry PI and windows PC

I am working on project which involves sending datastream from raspberry pi to Windows PC. This should only be done through Ethernet link. I looked for ethernet libraries but i did not find any. Also ...
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Mounted share on Windows server is R/W from other Windows machines, but RO from Raspberry Pi?

I'm trying to access a Windows 2008r2 server share from a Raspberry Pi. On the Pi, I'm using the command sudo mount -t cifs -o user=username,password=******** //192.168.1.1/ShareName /mnt/REMOTE ...
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How to fix XRDP Problems with Raspberry Pi and Windows 7

I just updated my Raspbian to the latest distro and fixed a problem with sudo apt-get update not working. The issue I'm having now is that my Remote Desktop isn't working anymore, which happened after ...
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Loading root file system from NFS

I managed to simulate a Cluster HAT like environment with a Linux machine. I launched rpiboot with the modified config.txt, cmdline.txt and initramfs (which is missing from the original setup but is ...
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Pi reachable from smartphone but not Windows

Today I installed Raspbian Stretch Lite once again on my Pi. After that I connected my Pi to the Internet using a WLAN USB adapter. I can ping, for example, Google but not my PC on my local network....
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Start Python script with image display (Start Python Skript mit Bilderanzeige)

I want to build a photo box with a Raspberry Pi 3B + (Raspbian). The Python code works, but the autostart does not work: I've already tried to write the file in crontab, rc.local, bash.rc, a desktop ...
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Why won't Zero-Conf hostname raspberrypi.local resolve on Windows?

I have a Raspberry Pi with Wi-Fi off, connected by Ethernet directly to a Windows 10 laptop. The laptop is on Wi-Fi and has internet connection sharing on. I've been running ssh pi@raspberrypi.local (...
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Unable to connect Pi to PC via Ethernet and share Wifi/Internet

I am trying to use my Raspberry Pis internet connection to share it with my old PC (which only has an ethernet port) using the following article Connect Pi to PC via ethernet and share internet ...
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[PiZero]: How to pair internet over usb (win10) on PiZero?

I've done it before on PiZero and was working being able to ping websites. I've reinstalled Rasberian Jessie on my SD done the same steps but now when I ping I get: pi@raspberrypi:~ $ sudo ping www....
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SSH - connection timeout when connecting

My RPi is running Raspbian. I am trying to get SSH set up. I followed these steps to get a static IP on my Pi: Since my PC was connected to the LAN via WiFi, I used ipconfig to get the IP address, ...
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Connecting to Pi from Windows via Zeroconf - IPv4 pings fine, IPv6 does not

I've been struggling with getting into my Pi from Windows 10. I'm fairly sure the problem is on the Pi side but if so I can't for the life of me work it out. In short, on Windows I cannot ssh or ping ...
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Rpi as driver for an old HP-plotter

Since windows XP Microsoft was not delivering drivers for pen plotters (f.e. HP 7475a). unfortunately also HP stopped to carry about old hardware. Is there any way to use a Rpi as printer server for ...
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Can I view/copy the contents of an img file from Windows?

I have a backup .img file of an old Raspbian installation that I used to have running as a webserver. I'm unable to get the Raspberry Pi to boot from it any more, I think due to running out of space ...
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Backing up a CentOS/Fedora install, but it has 3 partitions

I'm trying to use Win32 Disk Imager to create an image from an install of CentOS/Fedora, however in both cases there is 1 partition (that is clearly not the system partition) and 2 other unreadable ...
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Unable to connect Rpi 3 directly through ethernet windows

When I type 'ping raspberrypi.mshome.net' it returns an ip address but each ping times out and I can't connect through putty. I was able to do this before, I've setup the ethernet connection as ...
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Windows 7 drops connection to shared folder on Raspberry Pi

Start Edit I'm connecting the Pi directly to my PC with an ethernet cable. End Edit I'm trying to share a folder that's on a Raspberry Pi (running Jessie Lite) with my laptop (running Windows 7) so ...
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“Put an empty 'ssh' file in /boot/” trick not working anymore

SSH is disabled by default for security, which is annoying for a headless RPi. The usual trick was to create an empty ssh file in /boot/ which was possible even from Windows, because the boot ...
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Install one Windows (operating system) on 4 Raspberry and with one monitor

How can I connect four Raspberry Pis together with a switch and install and run only one version of Windows (like Windows 10, 8, 7) on all of them? How can I show it in one monitor? I mean do I just ...
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Cross compiling Qt on windows for raspberry pi, missing xcb dependencies

I am trying to start with Qt for Raspberry Pi on a Windows Dev System. To begin with to setup the environment, I followed the below as per the official wiki page. From starting at various stages, I ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 with Windows 10 IOT using USB Webcam

I just got this new Raspberry Pi 3 and I have installed Windows 10 IOT on it. I am doing this project and it is for a webcam detecting objects. So my question is, can I use a USB webcam on my ...
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How to run normal windows .exe in raspberry PI running Windows IOT core

I am very much new to windows core platform. i have developed a console application in my normal windows 10 host machine using visual studio 2015 and it is working like a champ in local machine using ...
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Python script to copy files from windows to Pi

I'd like to create a script to copy some files from my Windows computer to the Raspberry Pi over local network and run this on the Pi. As I understand I have to run an SSH server on the PC in order ...
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How do I set up a shared folder between Kali and Windows (Given my restrictions)?

I'm currently trying to get a shared folder set up between my Pi3 running the 32bit version of Kali, and my windows machine. I am trying to do this across a corporate network which is throwing some ...
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SCP File Transfer Between Pi and Windows

With pscp in windows command line, i can send file from Windows to Pi or i can copy a file from Pi to Windows. But opposite does not work. I cant send a file from pi to windows with pi's terminal. ...
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problems connecting pi to Win10 laptop with connection sharing

So I have a Pi3 (Jessie) with some of my own software on it, its at home now and happily connected to my wifi, but Im going to need to travel with it and show the software on the Pi to others. I have ...
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Sharing folder with windows computer

I have edited this file sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf and added the below configuration [piShare] comment=Raspberry Pi Share path=/media browseable=Yes writeable=Yes only guests=no create mask=0777 ...
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Fstab: Mount a shared drive using drive name (not ip address)

I have a cifs share working correctly in fstab using //192.168.x.x/directory/to/folder /media/my/directory cifs ... However since our company network dynamically allocates ip addresses, is there a ...
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Win10 doesn't boot

Yesterday I tried to install new insider version of win10 Iot for my raspberry, after that or it's just a coincidence my raspberry cannot boot any(RTM or insider preview version). The red light is ...
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Using raspvid to stream to PC, I can see data on PC received but how to work with in openCV?

I am using PiCamera on my PI. I am executing this command on the PI: raspivid -n -t 0 -w 640 -h 480 -fps 30 -o - | nc 192.168.0.12 5000 On my computer (windows), executing this command: nc -l -p ...
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Windows doesn't detect my raspberry pi zero w as a rndis ethernet device

I want to configure my raspberry pi zero w as a headless device so I don't have to buy keyboards, mice and adapters. To do so I want to ssh into it, turn on vnc server so I can control it from where I ...
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Connect Pi3 to Windows/Linux via wifi direct?

I'm building something that needs to connect to a Pi3 wirelessly but there won't always be a wifi network for them to talk over. So I was hoping to use wifi direct to get them to talk directly. So ...
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How do I make my RPi talk to my PC over an Ethernet Cable?

My PC is running Windows 10. I'm working on establishing communications from my RPi to my PC via an ethernet cable. I've set up static IP addresses for both the PC and RPi on their respective ethernet ...
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How can I ping a command to a raspberry pi from my windows machine?

So I have a raspberry pi set up with my script on it, however I only want the script to run when I need it to, which isn't on a regular schedule...the best way for me to do this is to ping it(as my ...
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How to edit Raspberry Pi files from SD card on Windows machine?

I am distributing multiple Raspberry Pi OS images, all images are almost identical, the only difference is that there is one file /usr/MyFolder/MyFile.txt which content is different for different ...
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Can I connect 4 RasPi with a windows PC only using ethernet cables (no WiFi or internet connection)?

I want to connect 4 RasPi to one windows PC using ethernet cables. The plan is to have each RasPi equipped with a camera. I will have the cameras start recording upon the press of a button, then a ...
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Streaming High Quality Raspi Video To Windows Pc on Same Network

So I am currently building a robot that requires me to have a low latency (>.25s) decently high quality (~720p ~20fps) live video feed that I can stream to a windows pc on the same network. The pc ...
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GStreamer H264 UDP stream from RPi Cam to Windows 7 Machine Hangs, “Network is Unreachable”?

I'm using gstreamer-1.0 to stream a live video feed from the Raspberry PI camera module to a Windows 7 machine. The pipeline on the PI is: raspivid -o - -t 0 -hf -w 800 -h 600 -b 1500000 -g 5 -awb ...
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wine: cannot find L C:\\windows\\system32\\msl.exe

I want to run MSLPU39_Cloud_Ultrasound_Diagnostic_System_Version_1.2.exe software on raspberry pi 3 Model Vi.2. (This pi has Quad Core 1.2GHz Broadcom BCM2837 64bit CPU.) This is a windows based x64 ...
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How can I use the free version of Qt to create a GUI for the Raspberry Pi?

I am working on a project that requires high-medium quality GUI. I am thinking of cross compiling from Windows to Raspberry Pi or from Ubuntu to Raspberry Pi. Also, I do not know which one of those ...
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Can't connect to Pi on local network via hostname.local on Windows

I'm setting up a Raspberry Pi for the first time, and have been SSHing into it on a Mac on the same network like so: ssh pi@raspberrypi.local However on my Windows 10 box (also on the same network) ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 Windows 10 IoT UDP Recevie

I want to run UDP Recevie on RPi 3 and with Android app "UDP Sender" when send text, I want to control GPIO Pins. I need help, how to make UDP Recevie for Windows 10 IoT? I search a lot but can't ...
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RPi Share visible yet invisible on Windows Network

I have 3 RPi B's with V2 cameras attached to a windows domain network (Server 2012 R2). All of the RPi's are visible on the network by name (RPi1, RPi2, RPi3) and can be connected by RDP from the ...
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Editing Pi 3 System files on SD outside Linux?

Following the Tutorial - How to give your Raspberry Pi a Static IP Address my Pi 3+ doesn't appear on network. I have no HDMI display and I am trying to restore the original /etc/network/interfaces. ...
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How do I backup my Raspberry Pi?

I have been writing programs for my Raspberry Pi (running Raspbian) for a few weeks now and would like to make sure I protect the work I have done. How can I backup the files I have created? Can I ...
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Can I install Windows?

I recently bought a RPi and it came with Debian, which I think is a Linux distribution. I'm more used to Windows; can I install it?
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How to make desktop computer display RPi's desktop via HDMI?

I just bought RPi and installed Raspbian on it and I'm pretty new to the topic. My current setup at home does not contain a display with HDMI connection (it has VGA and I don't have a VGA-HDMI ...