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How to install openelec on Raspberry pi with windows How to install openelec on Raspberry pi with windows : 23-06-2012 How to install openELEC / xbmc on the Raspberry Pi with Windows. Today was a very exciting day in the SquirrelHosting office. Media sources Media Sources are virtual links to the content you wish XBMC to use. When you enter any of the Videos, Music, Pictures or the Filemanager, you will see an entry for "Add Sources". When you first start with XBMC you should at least add one source, like a drive or directory on your XBMC device to get you started. If you select "Add sources" a dialog appears, where you may manually input a path, or browse to a source that contains media that you would like XBMC to use and display.

How to Clone Raspberry Pi SD Cards Using the Command Line in OS X - Tuts+ Computer Skills Article The Raspberry Pi runs from an operating system stored on a Secure Digital (SD) card and many different operating systems may be employed. Storage is relatively inexpensive, can be created (flashed), recreated, written to and overwritten with ease. On the one hand, this is an advantage of the Pi. On the other, the experimental nature of the Pi means more time flashing SD cards. Setting up OpenELEC on the Raspberry Pi It’s been a while but I have got OpenELEC happily working on my Raspberry Pi. I want to use this blog post to work through some of the issues I had and how I solved them. What is OpenELEC, well: “OpenELEC is a streamlined Linux distribution that includes only the essential software components and drivers needed to run XBMC and a handful of supporting apps/services”

Windows Installation Windows installation is very simple and works on Windows 2000 / XP, Vista and Seven. First, fetch the Windows installer from this link here and extract the contents to a folder. Next up, run the program called “setup.exe”, you may receive a UAC prompt if running Vista or later. This is because the Raspbmc installer needs to run as an Administrator on your system to write to the SD card at block device level. You will now be presented with an interface such as this: Your SD card should be shown on the list.

debian - How do I backup my Raspberry Pi? If you want to preserve all of the data, you will probably have to create a disk image. Furthermore, Windows cannot recognize typical Linux filesystems, so you probably won't even be able to see your files, when you plug in your SD card. Creating a disk image will preserve not only files but also the filesystem structure and when you decide to flash your new SD card, you will be able to just plug it in and it will work. On Linux, you can use the standard dd tool: dd if=/dev/sdx of=/path/to/image bs=1M Guide To Test a Remote and Remap Keys This guide will help demonstrate the process to get a remote functioning properly. Plug in your reciever and test out your remote. Two things may happen. Your remote doesn't do anything or your remote works, but you want to be able to change what the keys do. You will need to have SSH access to your box.

Howto Raspberry Pi : OpenELEC on Raspberry Pi, get a great XBMC experience on your Raspberry Pi *** Updated April 5 2013 ***Major changes: Get a fully functional XBMC Media Center on Raspberry Pi ! The Raspberry Pi is a very cheap and interesting small computer created by the Raspberry foundation for educational purposes. Therefore, it comes with a GPU able to decode HD Video, a great community works on this device and allow us today to use it as a real XBMC Media Center. Major sources: Openelec vs Raspbmc vs Xbian Version tested: 1.0 final installed on 3th of Feb 2013 Seriously. Don’t do that. Don’t spend your time in trying to figure out to make this distro work. It’s bloated. RPi config.txt As the Raspberry Pi doesn't have a conventional BIOS, the various system configuration parameters that would normally be kept and set using the BIOS are now stored in a text file named "config.txt". The Raspberry Pi config.txt file is read by the GPU before the ARM core is initialized. This file is an optional file on the boot partition. It would normally be accessible as /boot/config.txt from Linux, but from Windows (or OS X) it would be seen as a file in the accessible part of the card. To edit the configuration file, see the instructions at R-Pi_ConfigurationFile.

Mediacenter - OpenELEC Forum - Topic: CEC OpenELEC (2/7) Using Build R11535 with Samsung Series C I included a key map file "remote.xml" in the /usedata/keymaps folder ALL buttons now work except FF & REW. The up and down seeks forwards and backwards and Left and Right does chapters, the select button brings up OSD, Coloured buttons make it easier for Context menu and other shortcuts. <!-- /home/pi/.xbmc/userdata/keymaps/remote.xml --> <!-- Configuration file for driving rpi-cecd --> <!--

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