AshbirDhiman
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Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:20 pm

I am using Raspberry Pi 3 b+ for 3 months. I connected the pi using laptop Ethernet SSH connection. Yesterday i connected raspberry pi camera to the raspberry pi and enabled the interface setting using .raspi/config setting. But suddenly the pi disconnected and not booting till now. I have installed the Raspbian OS using NOOBS on the SD card. I also changed the SD card but still the problem persist :cry: Please help!!!!


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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:55 am

AshbirDhiman wrote:
Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:52 am
Please suggest something!!


Disconnect the camera and try again.

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:00 pm

B.Goode wrote:
Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:55 am
AshbirDhiman wrote:
Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:52 am
Please suggest something!!


Disconnect the camera and try again.
I tried this also but raspberry Pi is not booting
Only the red light is on and ACT led is not on for a single time. :/

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:12 pm

There is a summary of all the knowledge accumulated from these forums during the past 7 years about difficulties getting an RPi to boot, see - STICKY: Is your Pi not booting? (The Boot Problems Sticky) - https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/view ... 28&t=58151

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:13 pm

B.Goode wrote:
Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:12 pm
There is a summary of all the knowledge accumulated from these forums during the past 7 years about difficulties getting an RPi to boot, see - STICKY: Is your Pi not booting? (The Boot Problems Sticky) - https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/view ... 28&t=58151
still not found ?
Could you tell what happened exactly or to my Pi?
or there is manufacturing default in Pi !.

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Fri Jul 19, 2019 10:20 pm

Are you sure you connected the camera to the CSI and not the DSI by mistake?
Do you own a multimeter / voltmeter you could use to measure the +5V and +3V on the GPIO pins?
Have you tried a different power supply and a different SD card?

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Sat Jul 20, 2019 4:55 pm

alphanumeric wrote:
Fri Jul 19, 2019 10:20 pm
Are you sure you connected the camera to the CSI and not the DSI by mistake?
Do you own a multimeter / voltmeter you could use to measure the +5V and +3V on the GPIO pins?
Have you tried a different power supply and a different SD card?
I tried a different power supply and 2 different SD and connected the camera to the CSI port near to the HDMI port though i have not measured +5 V or +3V on the GPIO pins

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:09 pm

With no SD card inserted, does the green act LED blink when you power up the Pi?

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:39 pm

alphanumeric wrote:
Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:09 pm
With no SD card inserted, does the green act LED blink when you power up the Pi?
No,The green ACT LED does not blink when no SD card inserted !!

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Sat Jul 20, 2019 6:31 pm

alphanumeric wrote:
Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:09 pm
With no SD card inserted, does the green act LED blink when you power up the Pi?
It shouldn't blink on a Pi 3B+. Only the Pi 4B (and possible later versions) do anything with the ACT LED without an SD card.

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Sat Jul 20, 2019 6:52 pm

rpdom wrote:
Sat Jul 20, 2019 6:31 pm
alphanumeric wrote:
Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:09 pm
With no SD card inserted, does the green act LED blink when you power up the Pi?
It shouldn't blink on a Pi 3B+. Only the Pi 4B (and possible later versions) do anything with the ACT LED without an SD card.
Then why Pi is not booting ? Please help !
It has been a 2 weeks now...I have not found a solution to this !
Please suggest if you can !!

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:02 pm

I think you need to test the 3.3V is still present on the gpio header as that is a known point of failure on the pi3B+ , the sudden failure of this is for no apparent reason has been reported on this forum.
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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:20 pm

What he said, you need to check the voltages, especially the 3v. Best guess is you had an electrostatic discharge while connecting the camera and something got fried.

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Re: Raspberry Pi 3b+ not booting after connected to Raspberry pi camera

Tue Jul 23, 2019 5:17 pm

alphanumeric wrote:
Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:20 pm
What he said, you need to check the voltages, especially the 3v. Best guess is you had an electrostatic discharge while connecting the camera and something got fried.
I will try that . Thanks alot for helping :)

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