Category Archives: Raspian

How to fix: Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ bootup hangs with the ACT led flashing 8 times

Raspberry Pi bootup hangs with the ACT led (green light) flashing 8 times. According to R-Pi Troubleshooting, 8 flashes means the SDRAM not recognised. You need newer bootcode.bin/start.elf firmware. If start.elf won’t launch, it may be corrupt. So what I … Continue reading

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Set up a web server on your Pi and install WordPress

WEB SERVER SETUP AND WORDPRESS Set up a web server on your Pi and install WordPress, a content management system that makes creating websites easier STEP 1: SET UP APACHE WEB SERVER Apache is a popular web server application you … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Home Media Center

I love Raspberry Pi!!! I just can’t get enough!!! I bought yet another one of these little guys for my home theater system, and this one is going to be wireless. Gone are the days of having big racks of … Continue reading

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How to configure an IP address on Raspberry Pi

The default Raspbian system for Raspberry Pi is set up to get an IP address automatically from the network via DHCP, whether for wired Ethernet or wireless WiFi (via a USB wireless dongle). Raspbian can support both IPv4 and IPv6. … Continue reading

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