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Help with Pi 1b

Wed Jul 17, 2019 4:17 pm

I have followed the instructions on the help page but my pi won't load. All I see is a solid red light. I am using NOOBS.

Can anyone help?

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Re: Help with Pi 1b

Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:34 pm

Try using Balena Etcher to write plain Raspbian to a genuine (not cheap Chinese fake) SDCard.
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Re: Help with Pi 1b

Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:44 pm

While Dougie Lawson's advice is sound, it would help if you could provide some details of how you went about your attempt. Things like size and brand of your SD card. Any tests you may have made to be sure it's not a fake. Whether or not you checked the SHA key for your download. In other words, basic due diligence.

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Re: Help with Pi 1b

Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:25 pm

in addition to what the two gentlemen posted above...care to inform us how your powering your RPi1B?

what are the specifications written on the device powering your RPi1B?
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