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by epgibbons
Thu May 25, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: STICKY: Setting up HDMI output when video output is wrong.
Replies: 534
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Re: Setting up HDMI output when video output isn't what you

In my case I want to run the pi without a connected hdmi device (e.g. smart tv) and use vncviewer on my laptop with resolution that matches the resolution of the laptop screen. To do that I uncommented and edited the following lines in /boot/config.txt disable_overscan=1 ( so that resolution is defi...
by epgibbons
Thu May 11, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Doh! - I have forgotten my password. Please help
Replies: 3
Views: 907

Re: Doh! - I have forgotten my password. Please help

Thanks kusti8 for trying to help me. Are you using NOOBS? I am using Jessie with Pixel rev 2017-04-10 rathers than noobs. If so you need to press shift on start and edit the file from there. I tried press shift on start but it made no difference. Luckily the new password was recorded in the great ap...
by epgibbons
Wed May 10, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Doh! - I have forgotten my password. Please help
Replies: 3
Views: 907

Doh! - I have forgotten my password. Please help

2017-04-10-raspbian-jessie.zip on RPi 3 I tried to follow the instructions in http://www.mapledyne.com/ideas/2015/8/4/reset-lost-admin-password-for-raspberry-pi but I do not get the result expected. I do the steps: Power down and pull the SD card out from your Pi and put it into your computer. Open...

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