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by flameboy5073
Mon May 12, 2014 5:36 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Installing multiple OSes on NOOBS
Replies: 4
Views: 672

Installing multiple OSes on NOOBS

I've installed Raspbian, but I now want to install another OS without overwriting or erasing Raspbian or any of the files on it. How can I do this?
by flameboy5073
Sat May 10, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Nothing appears on screen NOOBS
Replies: 0
Views: 317

Nothing appears on screen NOOBS

Hi I have downloaded NOOBS onto my sd card and it booted fine (I had to press 2 to get an image), I therefore installed raspbian and after it had installed i clicked ok and the screen went blank. I have tried removing and reinserting the power several times. The pi is booting fine it just that nothi...
by flameboy5073
Sat Nov 09, 2013 5:15 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Midori
Replies: 1
Views: 444

Midori

How do you enter a URL into midori? As there is no URL bar.
by flameboy5073
Tue Nov 05, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Wifi Setup issues
Replies: 1
Views: 345

Re: Wifi Setup issues

These are my current settings:

/etc/wpa.config

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network={

ssid=”MY_SSID”

proto=RSN

key_mgmt=WPA-PSK

pairwise=CCMP TKIP

group=CCMP TKIP

psk=”MY-WPA-PASSWORD”

}
And in /etc/network/interfaces

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auto wlan1

iface wlan1 inet dhcp

wpa-conf /etc/wpa.config
by flameboy5073
Tue Nov 05, 2013 8:27 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Wifi Setup issues
Replies: 1
Views: 345

Wifi Setup issues

When I try to connect using my usb dongle, one that i know works correctly on a pi for many others, i get am message after i reboot networking that says: No DHCPOFFERS received. Unable to obtain lease on first try. Exiting. Failed to bring up wlan1. done. Does anyone know a fix for this? This http:/...
by flameboy5073
Wed Mar 27, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: connecting to the internet using wireless dongle error
Replies: 2
Views: 535

Re: connecting to the internet using wireless dongle error

I get exactly that, except, obviously the date is different. Do you know what I should do? :?:
by flameboy5073
Tue Mar 26, 2013 7:26 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: connecting to the internet using wireless dongle error
Replies: 2
Views: 535

connecting to the internet using wireless dongle error

Whenever I boot up this error message comes up and I can't connect to the internet.

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[ifup]: couldn't read the interfaces file "/etc/network/interfaces failed
What can I do to fix this.
by flameboy5073
Sun Aug 19, 2012 8:31 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: PyGame on Wheezy
Replies: 3
Views: 671

PyGame on Wheezy

Sorry if I sound like a total noob (but that's only because I am!) Anyway what I want to know is how to get pygame on wheezy I understand that is is supposed to be already on there but i can't find it. I have found python games where i can play games is this it please help.

Thanks :ugeek:
by flameboy5073
Sun Aug 12, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: mp3
Replies: 5
Views: 1213

Re: mp3

whats the equalizer
by flameboy5073
Sun Aug 12, 2012 9:59 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: mp3
Replies: 5
Views: 1213

mp3

What program can I use to open an mp3 file on my pi?

Thanks :ugeek:
by flameboy5073
Sat Aug 11, 2012 4:51 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Setting the Clock
Replies: 1
Views: 444

Setting the Clock

Hi I am running wheezy on the first boot i didnt set the time. How can I set the time? also how can i get back on the config menu?

Thanks :ugeek:
by flameboy5073
Fri Aug 10, 2012 3:43 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: SD Card not Recognised
Replies: 1
Views: 480

SD Card not Recognised

I have tried everything that is on this website on the wiki page, and 3 sd cards. None have been recognized. The power is fine. Everything is working except the card. Sometimes the OK light will blink sometimes not, when it does there is no specific pattern. Please help. Before I loose all hope. Tha...
by flameboy5073
Fri Aug 10, 2012 11:06 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Overwriting my SD card
Replies: 2
Views: 557

Overwriting my SD card

I have put all the wheezy files onto my sd card it is not working so i want to try writing them again. but then ill have 2 lots of files how do i do it so there is only 1 set of files. Window cant format the card as only linux can read most of it. help please

thanks :ugeek:
by flameboy5073
Sun Aug 05, 2012 6:45 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Powered USB Hub?
Replies: 5
Views: 1687

Powered USB Hub?

I have bought a powered USB hub. 5v 2A. When The hub is plugged in and connected only to the USB port on my pi the power light comes on. Can someone confirm this is a safe way to power my pi and will it work. The hub says it works with linux.

Thanks :ugeek:
by flameboy5073
Thu Aug 02, 2012 7:15 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Power Supply will it work?
Replies: 7
Views: 2472

Re: Power Supply will it work?

The power supply arrived today I can confirm that the 5V and 1000mA are both true and the micro usb end fits my raspberry pi. All in all a great little buy, I would reccomend.

:ugeek:
by flameboy5073
Thu Aug 02, 2012 7:35 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: SD Card Partitions
Replies: 1
Views: 639

SD Card Partitions

Hi. Ok so basically I am going to download the Rasprian "Wheezy" OS on to my 8gb SD card will I still need to resize the partitions of my card?

Thanks :ugeek:
by flameboy5073
Wed Aug 01, 2012 12:57 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: SD Card Format
Replies: 50
Views: 284221

SD Card Format

Hi I have downloaded the raspbrian OS for my pi onto an SD card. I later realised that it was the wrong class :oops: !! I now want to format my SD card. When I tried using windows 7 it only formatted what it could read (a tiny amount). How can I completley format the SD card using windows 7? Thanks ...
by flameboy5073
Tue Jul 31, 2012 6:34 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Power Supply will it work?
Replies: 7
Views: 2472

Power Supply will it work?

Hi guys this is my first post (I hope I've put it in the right category)! All I want to know is will this http://www.amazon.co.uk/PortaPow-Mains- ... 355&sr=8-1 power supply work on the raspberry pi?

Thanks :ugeek:

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