This tutorial will take you through all the steps on how you can upgrade Raspbian Wheezy to Raspbian Jessie. It’s an important task that you should consider if you’re still running Wheezy. You should ensure that all your software will update without issue first.
Learn how to upgrade Raspbian Jessie to Raspbian Stretch in this tutorial. It is a relatively easy process but important if you want to upgrade your outdated operating system. New versions of Rasbpain contain fixes and new packages for you to install.
Updating Raspbian packages is a relatively straightforward task, and something you will find yourself doing quite regularly. There are just a few commands that you will need to learn. Upgrading the OS itself is slightly harder, but we have some helpful guides that will make it easy.
In this tutorial, I will guide you through the process of installing the Raspbian operating system to an SD card. It’s a relatively easy process but very important if you want to have your Raspberry Pi running correctly. I highly recommend this tutorial.
This Linux commands cheat sheet goes through most of the popular commands on a Linux based operating system. You will find this tutorial handy if you’re new to Linux. It is still great for advanced users as it’s easy to forget commands.
In this tutorial, I go through the steps on how to set up a Raspberry Pi LCD 16×2 display. This display is a cool way to display some information from the Pi without needing any expensive or complicated display setup. A 16×2 display unlike a touchscreen or a regular LCD screen is best used to display […]
In this tutorial, we take you through the steps of connecting a DS18B20 temperature sensor to the Raspberry Pi. This is an excellent way of collecting the temperature of the air, nearby liquid or anything else you want to know how hot or cold it is.
In this tutorial, we will be showing you how to set up a VNC Server on your Raspberry Pi. VNC is a robust remote desktop protocol often used on Linux systems. The server software works by creating virtual desktops for those that are connecting to your device.
In this guide, we’re going to use a Raspberry Pi to mount a USB drive. We show you both how Raspbian automatically mounts a drive and how to do it manually. If you’re looking to have this drive accessible over your network, then the Raspberry Pi samba server is better suited for your needs. It’s […]
In this Raspberry Pi GPIO tutorial, we are going to take a look at all the basics of the GPIO pins or also known as the general purpose input and output pins. These pins are to communicate with other circuitry such as extension boards, custom circuits, and much more. You can make some pretty cool […]
This guide will teach you how to set up and use both FTP and SFTP on your Raspberry Pi. These protocols allow you to transfer files to your device quickly. For FTP to work on the Raspberry Pi, we will be utilizing the vsftpd software. For SFTP, we can use SSH.
Looking to learn how to set up the Raspberry Pi WiFi then this is the guide to check out. I go into several topics in this guide that will help anyone grasp an understanding of how the WiFi is set up on the Raspberry Pi. In this guide, I will show you how to set […]
In this guide, I will take you through on how to setup Raspberry Pi port forwarding on the router and also setting up Raspberry Pi Dynamic DNS. Both of these complement each other, but port forwarding is very important if you want web applications accessible over the internet. I have prepared a video further down […]
In this guide, we show you how to SSH into Raspberry Pi in just a few short steps. Using SSH will allow you to connect to your Raspberry Pi remotely with ease. SSH also helps you manage your Pi when running it without a screen.
As you probably know, there are two different versions of the Raspberry Pi Camera. There is the standard Raspberry Pi camera that features an IR filter. Then there is the Raspberry Pi NoIR camera that lacks the IR filter. In this guide, I will take you through the pros and cons of each of the […]
The Raspi-config on the Raspberry Pi can be quite daunting at first as it has quite a few options and settings that you’re able to change. In this guide, I am going to explain some of these options so that you will be able to understand them better and be able to make the appropriate […]
If you just followed my Raspberry Pi time-lapse guide, then you probably want to know how to turn your images into a fantastic video very much like the example below. If you’re just starting out and need to follow the guide you can find it here at Raspberry Pi time-lapse. Converting all your captured images […]