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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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How can I easily access Windows shares from the Rpi3?

I have a Rpi3 which has been set up from 32gb NOOBS, and has VNC and XRDP installed so I run it headless via Windows Desktop Client on a Vista laptop. On the laptop I have an explicit share of the C:...
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Unable to connect Windows 10 PC to Raspberry Pi Samba share

I'm following this tutorial to set up RPi file sharing/NAS via Samba. As per the Client access to NAS instructions I typed my Pi's IP address into the “search program and files box” from the windows ...
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Remote controlling Raspberry Pi from Windows

I'm wondering if I can control remotely my Raspberry Pi 3 with installed Raspbian from windows. I know I can via SSH or xrdp but those services are creating another session. I want to control what I ...
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Combine Raspberry Pi and a PC on a single monitor - using one switch

I want to help a friend with the following problem: Interested in combining a Raspberry Pi (HDMI connection) and regular PC (DVI-D?) to a singal DVI-D that will connect to a monitor. I would like to ...
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View Twitch stream on rPi, but with sending the stream audio to Windows?

What: I want to display a Twitch video stream locally (on the rPi, over HDMI) but send the audio to a desktop on the same network. Why: To free up video resources for other things (gaming, bitcoin ...
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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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Stopping (orphaned?) Minecraft server properly

I have a minecraft server running on my pi. I access the pi through putty on Windows. Is there any way to properly stop the server so that it saves, without having to keep the putty window open (and ...
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Stream video from Raspberry Pi to PC using the Ethernet or USB port

I've got a v4l2loopback running on the Raspberry Pi and I can access the stream using MPlayer directly on the Raspberry Pi. However, I'd like to connect the Raspberry Pi to my Windows PC to access the ...
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How to do a minimal size backup after expand_rootfs under Windows?

I downloaded official Raspbian image, did expand_rootfs, updated everything, installed needed packages, removed unneeded packages. So, now after everything is setup fine, I wanted to backup this image ...
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Can the raspberry Pi 2 B be used as a media centre with Windows 10 IoT?

I have my Raspberry Pi B+ hooked up to an HDD and serving my media successfully. I never hooked it up to a TV as a media centre since I wasn't to convinced on the device's strength to do this reliably....
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Unable to access samba file share

Aim Trying to access Samba share from my RPi to all other machines within my LAN. If it's any help, my Samba version is 3.6.6. Problem The RPi is not showing up anywhere within the "Network" area ...
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Run Armbian in QEMU

Has anyone runned Armbian in QEMU? What is the command to run it? From where to get kernel and which version? Which version of Armbian to use?
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Turn off LCD touch screen on Windows 10 IoT Core

I am using 7" touch screen on my RaspberryPi 3 Model B v1.2. My device is running Windows 10 IoT Core and I've designed the kit to run an application I am developing as a UWP application with ...
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Remmina client connect from RPI to Windows 10 Home

I'm trying to start a remote desktop session from my RPi3 to my PC (running Windows 10) using Remmina. Windows 10 Home doesn't have the option to allow remote connections. How can I connect from my ...
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Connect to Raspberry Pi over ssh: connection refused (from putty)

I have a raspberry running raspbian, and I want to connect over SSH, but something is happening. On the raspberry I have run nmap and port 22 says: OPEN; the ssh process is running and fine. But I ...
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How to mirror/cast Windows screens to RPi?

I have RPi 3 Model B V1.2 with Raspbian (PIXEL) OS. I want to mirror my Windows OS screens/video/audio to my RPi. I searched about this, I have found DLNA, UPnP, DIAL and etc... words. But, I can't ...
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MicroSD correct partition to edit config file, problems in Windows

I'm very familiar with the UNIX command line (on Linux, Mac OS X, etc.) and have been messing with my pi here and there. Current project is to set it up so I can ssh from any computer into the world ...
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Connecting to RPi 3 ad-hoc network from windows PC

I have recently started working on ad-hoc connection of Raspberry Pi 3. I am having difficulties creating an ad-hoc connection between windows 8 or 10 pc and the Raspberry Pi 3. I`ve tried to ...
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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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Do You HAVE To Use SDFormatter Before Installing NOOBS?

SDFormatter is often recommended to format the SDCard. https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/a/19928/39410 http://elinux.org/RPi_Easy_SD_Card_Setup#Using_NOOBS I have never heard of this software ...
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Raspberry Pi IPv4 address not visible

I had connected my Raspberry Pi 3 with my laptop via a headless connection. I obtained my pi's ipv4 address by using Angry IP Scanner. I performed some mini projects as well. The pi worked fine for ...
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Is it possible to write to a .dll file on Windows with a USB output from a Pi? [closed]

I'm working on a project which requires data gathered on a Raspberry Pi to be written to a .dll file on a Windows machine. The .dll file will be read by Unity to position the camera. It's ...
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Boot windows with remote access on external hardrive [closed]

I just replaced my laptop's hard drive with a new ssd that's running arch. I want to be able to set up my old hard drive (which was running windows 10) so that I can remotely access it. Is it possible ...
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How can I mount or otherwise read the raspbian image on Windows? [duplicate]

Same as this question, but for Windows. I have already unsuccessfully tried to open the raspbian debian wheezy image with 7-Zip and Ext2explore. Next I'm going to install an Ubuntu Linux on ...
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Can't ping RPi from Win 10 [closed]

Pi is connected with cable, the router gave it IP 192.168.1.10 via DHCP. I can ping PI from router directly, from an Android phone (which is connected over WiFi), and from a friend's Win 7 laptop (...
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Is it possible to use Raspberry Pi as keyboard/mouse/joystick to control a Windows PC?

I have a unused laptop (Win7 64bit) with broken USB port, so I cannot plug any USB device in it. But the laptop itself is good enough to play indie games or any games from last gen. Is it possible ...
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Is there a simulator for building circuits with Raspberry Pi GPIO pins?

I was wondering if there is a free simulator/emulator that I can run either online or on a Windows computer to let me test my scripts and more importantly my wiring, as I am new to building circuits. ...
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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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A great rdp client [closed]

Is there an RDP client for Raspbian OS or smilar that has the fo llowing features: Dual full screen. Can share local resources like drives. Remote audio. Can be free or paid.
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Can't see Raspberry Pi Zero via USB OTG on Windows 10

I have downloaded Raspbian for my Raspberry Pi Zero from official website and flashed it using Win32DiskImager. I have followed all the steps on https://gist.github.com/gbaman/...
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PowerShell can't connect to Windows IoT

I am following the instructions from Using PowerShell to connect and configure a device running Windows 10 IoT Core to access my Raspberry Pi 2 with Windows 10 IoT via PowerShell. PS C:\> Enter-...
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Connect Pi to Windows 10 with Internet Connection Sharing

I have not been able to find an answer to this anywhere, so I'm posting it here. Issue: connecting a RPi with the latest Jessie update via Ethernet and using a Windows 10 machine to access the ...
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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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Compile Qt Application for Pi from Windows

How do I compile an app I made in Qt Creator to my Raspberry Pi? Here's my current setup: Qt Creator 2.4.1 running on Windows 7. I'm using MinGW for windows development, and Yagarto is installed as ...
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Can I prepare an Ubuntu SD card for my Pi 2 B on a Windows 10 machine?

The title says it all. Can I find and can I flash the correct Pi image for Ubuntu (apparently the only Linux the 2 B can use so far)? Then, is there guidence for this anywhere? Or must I first get ...
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Cannot ssh into RaspberryPi from Windows

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 which I want to ssh into from my Windows 10 machine. I attached the module to my laptop using an ethernet cable. I saw that the IP was configured automatically to 192.168.137....
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Raspberry Pi and Windows IOT and SerialPort with Visual Studio

I started example SerialSample, and it works well, but I have a question: How do I send something to the com port without the use of a button, i.e. directly with the code, for example at ...
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Powershell unable to connect to Win10 IoT

I am trying to connect Powershell to my Raspberry 3. However, I receive the following error message as soon as I execute: Set-Item WSMan:\localhost\Client\TrustedHosts -Value 192.168.0.22 ...
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My Windows share will not mount during boot

I've added a line to /etc/fstab to automatically mount a Windows share on boot. I have tested it using sudo mount -a and the mount shows up correctly and I'm able to access it as expected. However, ...
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Emulation on a Windows PC

How can I emulate the Raspberry Pi on Windows? Related: Emulation on a Linux PC
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Possibility: Simultanius save webcam stream to file and register as DirectShow-device via USB

I got a simple webcam (640x480) that streams to a Windows-PC, where the webcam stream is show using a simple OpenCV-Application. I'm looking for a way to simultaniuosly show the video and save it to ...
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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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Share UART via network

Is it possible to share the UART /dev/ttyAMA0 of the Raspberry Pi via the local network so that it is accessible from a Windows Machine? I think there will also be some driver for the Windows Machine ...
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How do you normally develop for pi on Windows?

I'm a dev new to raspberry pi helping someone out with their RPi project. We have some basic code controlling an i2c bus via the smbus library and it runs fine on the RPi, but he'd like to get the ...
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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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How can I edit a Raspbian SD card image to use a static IP address within Windows?

Before "burning" the Raspbian.img file to a SD card, I would like to edit it so the Pi uses a static IP address. (So I can run it in headless mode, without DHCP). I found some articles describing ...
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Cannot rewrite Raspbian to SD

My PI running 2012-07-15-wheezy-raspbian.img stopped booting. The Okay light is flashing 6 time, so I figure I need to replace the start.elf file. I insert the SD card into my Windows 7 laptop, but I ...
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Windows 10 WiFi Adapters

I have two Raspberry Pis RP B+ running Raspbian RP 2 running Windows 10 IoT Core I have a Vilros USB WiFi adapter (details here) that works in Raspbian but not in Windows 10 IoT Core. In Raspbian ...
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How and in what language can you create this very little script so it works for Raspberry Pi 3?

I have bought a Raspberry Pi 3 but I cannot run .exe on it (i got a self made script on Windows but it doesn't work for Raspberry). What I want is open browser, press f5 button, loop Can you please ...