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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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connect the pi to a windows 7 shared drive via wifi?

I am trying to mount a shared drive from my W7 main computer, to a raspbian release. The pc is connected to the network via wired connection, to a wifi router, while the PI is connected via wifi to ...
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Change wifi SDIK and password on Windows

I have a model A+ already configures and connected to my wifi. It is running some scripts using the internet connection. The scripts are running on boot, so there is no need of an interface to use it. ...
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Develop a Raspberry python script from a windows

I want to develop a Raspberry python script from the windows side, for several reasons: I want to keep all the code (more) secure on my computer, in case I fry the RPi/try another project/reinstall ...
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Running Google Now on Pi - possible? Or use Windows 10 Cortana?

I'm new to Raspberry Pi and I was just wondering if it's possible to run Google Now using one. I was hoping to put a Raspberry Pi (with WiFi, a microphone and speaker) in a case and have Google Now ...
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How to configure my raspberry pi to connect to network?

I need my raspberry pi to connect to the network so I can be able to install certain packages into it. I went through this tutorial. I made the following changes to the network settings of the Pi. ...
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What is windows 10 like for the Pi 2? [closed]

With MS support and all for the new Pi 2, what exactly can one expect from the windows 10 Pi version? it's being targeted at the "Maker" community, for applications in the IoT space and home ...
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Using android phone as router to use RasPi by RDPDesk

I've set up my Pi to work on my home router, so that I can access it headlessly by using RDPDesk on my laptop. I've done this by entering the ssid and key of the network in /etc/wpa_supplicant/...
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which windows 10 is for the raspberry pi 2?

I'm in the insider program. I have my raspberry pi2. but there are several options for downloads. x86 vs 64 bit, cpu vs phone. but nothing says arm support. and all of them are 3GB + downloads. I ...
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Raspberry wont boot using SD card prepared using dd on Ubuntu [closed]

This is weird. Raspberry Pi wont boot (red led is glowing) using SD card which image is written using dd on Ubuntu laptop, while it will boot if same SD card is written using very same image file on ...
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Raspberry Pi Fedora 18 ARM Remix Remote Desktop from Windows 7

I've installed the Fedora 18 ARM Remix for Raspberry Pi onto the SD card of my RasPi (type B). When connected by HDMI, Fedora and XFCE4 come up fine and without the HDMI i'm able to login through SSH ...
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Connecting Rpi to laptop [closed]

I want to use my laptop screen for raspberrypi so that I can use it even where internet is not available. I installed mremote on my windoes 8.1, but it shows an error host does not exist. hostname - ...
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Internet Connection Sharing

So, I've successfully set up a Raspberry Pi over SSH and have installed and configured Raspbian (2014-01-07-wheezy-raspbian) on it. I intend to keep this a headless system. I'm currently travelling ...
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Run Raspbian “Wheezy” in QEMU on Windows

Not sure if this is the right StackExchange forum to ask for that. What I have is: kernel-qemu from http://xecdesign.com/downloads/linux-qemu/kernel-qemu 2014-01-07-wheezy-raspbian.img from http://...
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Share Raspberry Pi writable folder on network

To create a new folder I use : mkdir folder (create folder) sudo chmod 777 folder (allow all users read/write access) How can this folder be shared between other PI's on network, so it can be ...
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Share Internet Connection from Windows 7 to RPi

You have probably seen a similar question somewhere. I have a laptop connected to my Internet with a Wireless router and I want to share my Internet Connection with my RPi via crossover Ethernet ...
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Connect to Raspberry Pi from Windows phone through Bluetooth

Is it possible to connect a windows phone application created in C# (or any other language) to raspberry pi through Bluetooth? I know that C# has Bluetooth library, thus you can make Bluetooth ...
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How to set up visual studio to write programs for the Raspberry PI in c/c++?

I just got my hands on a raspberry PI B+ and want to write programs for it. Writing these programs on the PI itself is not an option since this is very slow. I have the OS raspbian installed on my pi ...
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How to install Windows X on Raspberry Pi 2? [duplicate]

Windows Developer Program for IoT has announced that they will support, and supply a FREE version of Windows X on the Raspberry PI 2. Has anybody had any beta versions running on the Pi 2 and is it ...
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SSH with Putty to RPi: Network error: Connection timed out

I've had my RPi for a while now, and thought I'd try and set it up with SSH. I've followed loads of tutorials on how to set it up correctly, but when I try and open the ip address in putty, I get a "...
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Running Windows CE / Windows Mobile applications on the Pi

Is it possible for .NET Compact Framework applications compiled to Windows CE / Windows Mobile to be execute on the Raspberry Pi with the help of Wine?
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Raspberry Pi as GPRS to LAN tunnel

I have an option of a very cheap internet service over GPRS/EDGE (much cheaper than any other option here, with a reasonable quality). The true problem is that the provider supports only MS Windows. ...
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How to setup a Host-Only network for RPi

So i did a blind install of NOOBS on my new Raspberry Pi and can confirm it is functional, having connected it to my router and ssh to it from my PC. I would like to setup something like a host-only ...
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Raspbmc windows installer “Does Nothing”

When using Raspbmc from the original developers page Windows Installation, after finishing with the Windows Installer and following the installation note and also getting Successful message, it's the ...
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open a win32diskimager-imported file on Windows

I have a raspberry pi. I did a backup by importing an image with win32diskimager. Is there any way to open this imported image and explore the filesystem in it? I'm on Windows 8, but Windows can't ...
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Configure Network adapter in Windows to connect to RPi

I have the following issue: I'm not able to connect via SSH (using puTTY) to my RPi. The problem is about the IP configuration that i don't know exactly what it is. At my PC with Windows XP (with ...
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How do I set up a windows NFS server to serve my media to RaspBMC [tutorial]

Following on from my woes at trying to use Samba to share media from my windows machine (SMB performance issues on Raspbmc) i thought i'd try (and share) my knowledge of getting my Windows XP Pro ...
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Raspberry pi as a second monitor for Windows

I have a model B raspberry pi running raspbian and a laptop running Windows 7. Is there software that I can install to use the raspberry pi monitor as a second screen for my laptop. For example I want ...
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install Raspbian from .img on windows [duplicate]

I just download a .img file, and formatted my SD card. Now, what should I do in order to install the distribution on the card for raspberry boot?
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Create a Windows readable/writable FAT32 partition

I have Raspbian installed on my Pi. I want to create a FAT32 partition on the unallocated space on my SD card. I followed this guide to create a partition. The partition is readable/writable on ...
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Raspberry PI as printer

I am wondering whether RasPI can be connected to a Windows PC through USB and appear to Windows as a printer. I wanted to process the PRINT command from Windows differently, say send that data to a ...
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Is there a program on the Raspberry Pi that can run Windows Programs? [duplicate]

I was wondering if there was a program for the Pi that can run Windows programs? In Ubuntu, there's Wine. But is there a program for the pi?
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Which OS image is the easiest to use with mono-runtime?

I just got hold of my first Raspberry PI Rev 2 yesterday (512 MB) + a 32 GB SD card. Connected LAN, USB mouse+keyboard and downloaded Raspbian "Wheezy"and extracted it. Everything worked and looked ...
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How to prevent sd card capacity loss?

To begin, I've downloaded "Raspbian Wheezy" on an SD card using Win32 Disk Imager on Windows 7. Once I "added" the Raspbian .img file onto my SD card, I noticed my SD card had dropped from the ...
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Porting Windows software

I would like to know is it possible to port software that uses OpenCV, OpenGL and QT on Windows to the Raspberry Pi. I wonder is it a must to use Qtonpi dist? I need resources like books, tutorials ...
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Access the Raspberry Pi image on the SD card

I currently have an SD card with a non-running installation of Debian Squeeze. SSH on this card is enabled. However the system keeps rebooting. I would now like to delete the boot.rc file on the boot ...