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Find Raspberry PI address on local network

If you're running MacOS or Linux, try this one: $ arp -na | grep -i b8:27:eb On windows, you can use: arp -a | findstr b8-27-eb On RPi 4B, you need to use different string for comparision (dc:a6:32:...
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How to login as root remotely?

If you want to login as root using SSH or WinSCP you need to edit the config of SSHD, do this: Login, and edit this file: sudo nano /etc/ssh/sshd_config Find this line: PermitRootLogin without-...
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I failed to remote connect to Raspberry Pi 3 from Ubuntu

later I found out another solution to make it work for Remmina 0.9.99.1. You can change the security authentication for the VNC server to be VNC Password instead of Unix password and create an admin ...
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I failed to remote connect to Raspberry Pi 3 from Ubuntu

I've just encountered the issue too. As an alternative to aibrahim's method if you are doing it remotely via ssh, here's my steps to VNC to display :0. Setup password using sudo vncpasswd -service ...
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Setting up a remote control using lirc

I can switch my TV on using the following command: irsend SEND_ONCE LG_AKB72915207 KEY_POWER This is how I set it up. Hardware Setup I am using a Raspberry Pi P1 2011.12. The bare Infrared LED ...
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Find Raspberry PI address on local network

By default the raspberry's name is raspberrypi. You can just 'ping raspberrypi' and the ICMP echo reply gives you the IP address. It worked for me. Make sure though the DHCP server is reachable as the ...
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Default VNC server not viewing correctly in VNC viewer

Ok I solved this problem by adjusting the display options in Raspi-config. Using the following: sudo raspi-config Advanced Options > Resolution > DMT Mode 85 1280x720
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How to disable local terminal showing through when playing video

omxplayer now has an option to set the background to black. omxplayer -b It works both on the terminal and in X. This feature should be in the current version available in raspbian.
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Find Raspberry PI address on local network

If you want to use a GUI application for it, you can use Yakala tool (https://github.com/mozcelikors/yakala) for Debian/Ubuntu. This tool helps you not only search for available Type B and Type C ...
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Find Raspberry PI address on local network

I use the free Fing app in my android smartphone. It scans the network and shows the connected devices by type, including Raspberry Pi, as well as scanning available ports. Handy to see if SSH, web or ...
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How to remote to Raspberry Pi from outside local network?

simulate this circuit – Schematic created using CircuitLab Assume you have a Raspberry Pi connected to your Router at home. Normally your router will give IP addresses to all devices attached ...
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Best practices for "hardening" an RPi for embedded applications (unattended operation)?

For your system-level watchdog, I was going to suggest building a hardware watchdog. There are connections on the RPi board (the P6 header) which you can short to reset the device. You could connect ...
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How to login as root remotely?

You cannot login as root because Raspbian does not have a root password. See Raspbian root default password Normally ssh does not allow root access because this is considered a security risk. You ...
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I failed to remote connect to Raspberry Pi 3 from Ubuntu

The simplest solution is to install RealVNC Viewer. You can download it from here, and it is available for Linux, MacOS and Windows. The issue is with the encryption schemes used by different VNC ...
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Remote controlling Raspberry Pi from Windows

You can use VNC. It's is a graphical desktop sharing system to remotely control another computer. If you have Raspbian Jessie or later, VNC Connect is pre-installed. To enable VNC: Go to your ...
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How to display an image via ssh?

Another option with Raspbian is feh. connect from your pc with ssh -X user@ip.of.your.pi (capital X!) user@raspi:~ $ feh /path/picture.jpg Note: loading is not superfast, wait patiently. If the ...
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How do I figure out the brand and type of an SD-card on the commandline?

0x5344 from the oemid means SD as in SanDisk. Type is probably not easy; I guess it is their internal name. Read more at https://www.cameramemoryspeed.com/sd-memory-card-faq/reading-sd-card-cid-serial-...
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Find Raspberry PI address on local network

In linux and MAC, you can also type in "arp - a" in the terminal and you can get a list of connected devices, look for the one with B8 in it, example: 192.168.4.5 @ B8... will be the raspberry pi IP.
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TeamViewer on Raspberry Pi

TeamViewer cannot be used on the Raspberry Pi at this time. They do not have a build for it. You can install a VNC server, and that would be your simplest option. You would have no issues connecting ...
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reboot raspberry remotly from webserver

You can install and run piControl, a Node.js web application to shut down or reboot your Raspberry Pi. More info here. To make your Raspberry Pi reachable from the Internet, you should give it a ...
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Remote Control Raspberry Pi

In terms of remote control, you've got a few options. You could SSH into the Pi and control it via the command line. You could install VNC on the Pi and then use a client on another computer to ...
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Where can I find the /.ssh/known_hosts file on my rpi3?

That file is not on rpi 3 you are trying to connect to, but on the computer where you are trying to connect from (Ubuntu?). Just run ssh-keygen -f "/root/.ssh/known_hosts" -R 192.168.1.234 ...
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Raspberry Pi Reverse SSH Tunnel

Disclaimer: I have no experience with any ssh software under windows. Important preamble: You really should check back with your school's IT department, whether they like your idea. If you just do ...
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Not able to connect using Windows Remote Desktop Connection

The RPi and the PC need to be in the same logical network, which they are not. The computer is in the 192.168.225.0/24 network, and the Pi is in the 192.168.137.0/24 network. You need to change ...
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Use Raspberry Pi as keyboard/mouse output to control server

Only the Raspberry Pi Zero , Zero W , Model A and Compute Module can act as USB device. Other models can not act as USB device. This is a hardware limitation which cannot be worked around in software. ...
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Remote Access with VNC outside local network

There are literally many ways for doing this for which what you need are static IP address and port forwarding on the router. Your condition may vary depending on what you have access to and on what ...
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Find Raspberry PI address on local network

Or you could access to your Router via browser and find your android device -almost every router GUI has a service where you can check all devices that are currently connected to your network.
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Find Raspberry PI address on local network

If you run MacOS, use PiFinder, it is an application that will tell you the IP of a Raspberry Pi on your network.
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How can I install the latest version of Chromium?

You should be able to compile Chromium from source for ARM - there are some intructions on that here (probably) To attempt running a newer version Chromium, first install Chromium from the repos to ...
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