Questions tagged [windows]

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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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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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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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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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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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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GPIO button clicks to Windows

Is it possible to send button clicks from buttons attached to a raspberry pi gpio to a pc (windows 10). I plan to use a button panel with elite dangerous . Either a wired or wireless connection is ...
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Internet connection impossible through PC via Ethernet

I have a Raspi 2B running Raspbian and I want to connect it to the Internet with an Ethernet cable via my laptop (which is connected with WiFi to my router). Unfortunately, I am officially connected ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Devices on my wifi cannot access Pi Samba share

Both my Android phone and Windows PC cannot access my Samba share despite everything being on the local network. Windows can see RASPBERRYPI but when I try to double click it and view its contents it ...
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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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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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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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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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[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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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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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 can't I set my app to run on startup with Windows IoT?

I have an app that I would like to have run automatically when my Raspberry Pi 2 starts up. The Raspberry Pi 2 is running Windows 10 IoT. I am able to deploy my app and run it with the Visual ...
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How to get an output from microstack GPS with an C# application?

we're currently working with my friend on a functional GPS module whcih will get your location etc. But we're stuck on this thing, we know that our device communicates and this is the ouput we got "...
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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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Cannot connect to raspberry Pi through windows 10 file explorer network

I'm trying to use my Raspberry Pi to set up a print server. I've been following this:, and I got to the point where I had to access the Pi on another computer. When I went to do said step, I couldn'...
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Raspberry Pi 3 B - no ping from Windows Computer on LAN

i have a bit of a connection issue between my newly acquired rpi 3B and my PC. Currently im going on 16h+ spent trying to debug the issue with no success and im turning to the community in hopes of ...
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Compiling pascal applications to .elf on PC

I am making a pascal app on my pc for use on my Raspberry Pi, I thought that coding the app on my Raspberry Pi would be inefficient. I have completed the app and now I need to test the app on my ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 stuck on Windows 10 IoT boot after using it successfully for hours, twice

I've installed Windows IoT Core (16299) on a SDFormatter4 formatted, supported SanDisk Ultra Micro SDHC 16GB using the IoT Dashboard application. I've then inserted the SD card into a Raspberry Pi 3,...
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Raspberry Pi 3 won't connect via ssh over Ethernet but works over WiFi

I'm unable to connect my to my Raspberry Pi from a Windows PI with PuTTY over an Ethernet cable, but everything works fine when I try to connect over WiFi. Everything worked fine until I put my SD ...
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Get access of Raspberry pi on a home network

I have a Raspberry Pi that I connected to my laptop using an ethernet cable. Doing ifconfig on pi's console gives this: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr b8:27:eb:ad:a2:de inet addr:192....
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Windows IoT Dashboard won't 'Sign in' and it's 'Unable to connect to the remote server'

Today IoT Dashboard asked for update (I didn't open it for some months) and I accepted. Now I have these problems and I'm unable to install a new device: When I click 'Sign in' nothing happen If I ...
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Problem with sitting up Pi3 (Headless)

I tried to setup my Pi via WiFi .. so I installed NOOBS I connected to a monitor to see if it can boot (but I do not have Keyboards & Mouse) so I connect my Pi with the router and I found its IP ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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Rpi sd card image back up done in windows not open in ubuntu?

I have taken the back up of my Rpi SD card using win32diskImager in windows. I have got the successful message and the Image file. Then I tried to open the same image in the ubuntu but only the boot ...
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Windows IoT background application with Web frontend

I followed the official tutorial to create a simple background application. I want to add a Web frontend with ASP.NET Core to the project, with either MVC or WebAPI. Can't find any documentation on ...
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sd card write on Windows 10 Pro 64 failed

I try to write my RaspI SD Card on win10 using Etcher-Setup-1.4.4-x64.exe and 2018-04-18-raspbian-stretch-lite.img image. Write and verify looks good, but Raspi 2 Model B don't boot. I get no error. ...
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Raspberry pi not visible in windows 10 network

I have a rpi2 model b. It has ssh enabled and I can use remote access and putty to input commands and make edits. I can ping both ways (computer to rpi and rpi to computer). I can see it on my ...
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RPi adhoc connection problem with Windows

I'have created a ad-hoc hotspot with a raspberry pi 2 and original raspberry pi wifi dongle as described at the link http://slicepi.com/creating-an-ad-hoc-network-for-your-raspberry-pi/ I can ...
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how can i solve problem of raspberry pi window starting?

I am start raspberry pi window all the operation of initialization of command are completed but start window not display... So how can I do for getting starting window. only blank screen which is ...
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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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Issue with internet when direct lan connect to Pi

I am using a Pi2 on raspbian. As I move a lot, it is sometimes connected via WiFi but also via direct lan to my computer (to set up a WiFi or because there is no WiFi). Therefore I have set a static ...
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How can I run Spotify on a raspbery pi with the official Spotify interface?

I want a version that has the official Spotify user interface, either the web player interface, or the standard program interface. I don't like the interface of the XBMC (Kodi) Spotify add-ons, or ...